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Means Electrical Cost Data 9780876294406

Means Electrical Cost Data

ISBN-10: 0876294409
ISBN-13: 9780876294406
PUBLISHER: Means Company, Incorporated, R. S.
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Product Description: Building product suppliers, in the grips of a more cost-sensitive and competitive market, have turned to computer-based distribution models, regional discount structures, expanded product lines and new technologies -complicating pricing schedules. A huge array of price fluctuations -- up and down -is reported for 1997 and they are accurately reflected in the new Electrical Cost Data publication.Each line item is preceded by its MasterFormat and Means division code, making it very easy to find.Crew column contains a code designating the trade, number of workers, and type of installing equipment required for any material you need.Daily Output/Labor Hours shows the prevailing productivity rates on a daily basis for installing one unit of material.Unit specifies the material's appropriate usage quantity.Bare Costs include material, labor and equipment, without an allowance for overhead and profit.Total O & P reveals the true-market cost, with the installing contractor O & P factored in.Line Item & Component System EstimatingNorth America's most expertly researched cost data -- hundreds of pages covering over 15,000 electrical products & assemblies, organized by CSI format and indexed. Use of this data will ensure accurate estimating and proper evaluation of proposals and change orders in '97.Also... Raceways... Conductors & Grounding Boxes & Wiring Devices (New for '97: duplex isolated ground & clock receptacles, surge protectors) Motors, Starters, Boards & Switches Transformers & Bus Ducts Power Systems & Capacitors (New for '97: automatic transfer switches, generator sets) Lighting (New for '97: airport lighting systems) Electric Utilities Special Systems(New for '97: cathodic protection) Power Transmission & Distribution Plus costs for maintenance, demolition, HVAC/mechanical, specialties, equipment and more.

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