Pipe And Excavation Contracting

Author: Dave Roberts
Publisher: Craftsman Book Company
ISBN: 9780934041225
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This practical manual can help you develop the skills needed to succeed as an underground utility contractor: -- Getting the Job: Finding work you should bid, reading plans and computing quantities figuring realistic productivity rates, estimating unit costs, bidding, adding your overhead and profit, a complete sample estimate is included for your reference. -- Doing the Work: Following the surveyor's stakes, clearing the site, the best ways to remove asphalt and rock (with splitters and explosives) and handle steep slopes or high ground water. Separate chapters explain how to install all common types of water and sewer pipe. -- Using the Equipment: How to choose the right equipment and use it to best advantage.

Excavation Grading Handbook

Author: Nick Capachi
Publisher: Craftsman Book Company
ISBN: 9780934041294
Size: 14.31 MB
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It includes hundreds of tips, pictures, diagrams and tables that every excavation contractor and supervisor can use This revised edition explains how to handle all types of excavation, grading, paving, pipeline and compaction jobs -- whether it's a highway, subdivision, commercial, or trenching job. This edition has been completely rewritten to cover new materials, equipment and techniques.It includes hundreds of tips, pictures, diagrams and tables.

Construction Manual Concrete Formwork

Author: T. W. Love
Publisher: Craftsman Book Company
ISBN: 9780910460033
Size: 11.41 MB
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Describes procedures involved in proportioning mixes, escavation, the design and construction of forms and framework, and handling, placing, and finishing concrete

Estimating Tables For Home Building

Author: Paul I. Thomas
Publisher: Craftsman Book Company
ISBN: 9780934041102
Size: 37.15 MB
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Produce accurate estimates for nearly any residence in just minutes. This handy manual has the shortcuts and tables you need to find the quantity of materials and labor for most residential construction. Includes overhead and profit, how to develop unit costs for labor and materials, and how to be sure you've considered every cost in the job. Written by an expert in the field.

Estimating Excavation

Author: Deryl Burch
Publisher: Craftsman Book Company
ISBN: 9780934041966
Size: 24.91 MB
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This manual shows you, in simple, easy -to-understand language, how to calculate the amount of dirt you'll have to move, the cost of owning and operating the machines you'll do it with, and finally, how to assign bid prices to each part of the job. Using clear, detailed illustrations and examples, the author makes it easy to follow and duplicate his system. The book ends with a complete sample estimate, from the take-off to completing the bid sheet.Included in this book: -- How to set up & use an organized & logical estimating system -- How to read plans & specs -- Why a site visit is mandatory -- How to assess accessibility & job difficulty -- How soil haracteristics can affect your estimate -- The best ways to evaluate subsurface conditions -- Figuring your overhead -- How to get the information you need from contour maps -- When you have to undercut -- Dealing with irregular regions and odd areas -- Factors for estimating swell and shrinkage -- Balancing the job: spoil & borrow -- Calculating machine owning & operating costs -- The two common methods of estimating earthwork quantities

Builder S Guide To Accounting

Author: Michael C. Thomsett
Publisher: Craftsman Book Company
ISBN: 9781572181052
Size: 32.96 MB
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This book includes self-test section at the end of each chapter. Test yourself, then check answers in the back of the book to see how you score. CD-ROM included.

Report Of The Law Revision Commission

Author: New York (State). Law Revision Commission
Publisher:
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Report for 1954 includes Record of hearings on the Uniform Commercial Code; 1955, Study of the Uniform Commercial Code; 1956, Report relating to the Uniform Commercial Code.