Designer/Consultant Resources

Project Development Cost Estimating Manual

Chapter 1 — Intro to the Program  

1A

Access to the System

 

1B

Finding your projects

 

1C

Project filters and saving short cuts

 
Chapter 2 — Setting up a new estimate  

2A

Office Structure

 

2B

Estimate naming convention

 
  2B-1...................Cost Estimating

2C

PSS relationship with Estimates

 
Chapter 3 — Adding Divisions to Estimates  

3A

Purpose of divisions

 

3B

Importing Divisions from PSS

 

3C

Naming of divisions

 
Chapter 4 — Project parameters  

4A

Bridge

 

4B

Road

 
Chapter 5 — Estimate Trend Filters  
Chapter 6 — Bid Items  

6A

Adding Bid Items

 

6B

Specialty Bid Items in the system

 

6C

Item Trend Lookup

 
Chapter 7 — Making adjustments to existing estimates  
Chapter 8 — Estimate work flows  

8A

Estimate Filing by Office

 

8B

History of estimates

 

8C

Naming conventions for estimates

 

8D

Selecting divisions, selecting estimates and marking complete

 

8E

Using Division, Office or Project totals

 

8F

Reports

 

8G

Error Checking tools

 

8H

Consultant and DOT approvals for consultant estimates

 

8I

Project MAPS

 
Chapter 9 — Estimate work flows  
Chapter 40 — iPDWeb Administrative tools  

40A

Master D Group

 

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