This course overviews processes and strategies to control project costs from conception through completion. Instruction covers the development of full project estimates, conceptual estimating, value engineering, competitive bidding, CM at risk, the preconstruction process, incorporating sustainability, self-performed work, working with subcontractors, change order management, and maximization of profits.
Prerequisite: X 407.1 Construction Management and X 412.1 Fundamentals of Construction Costs and Estimating or equivalent experience and consent of instructor.
Elective course in the Construction Management Certificate.
(no mtg 2/19; 1 mtg to be arranged)