ConEst Blog

March 8, 2018 by Allan Goodwin

Adjusting for Risk in Your Estimates

I’ve been asked on several occasions to explain “Risk Ratio” as it pertains to construction estimating. It sounds complicated but really, it’s just the total profit divided by the total labor dollars. Knowing how to use it could help your …
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November 17, 2017 by Allan Goodwin

Make a list and check it twice!

If you’ve been estimating long enough, I’m sure you’ve received that fateful phone call that puts that sick feeling in your stomach. The general contractor or construction manager on the other end of the phone wants to know if you …
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July 11, 2017 by Katie Martino

ConEst receives Constructech 50 award

We’re very happy to announce that ConEst has been named in the Constructech 50 2017 as a leading innovator in construction technology. The Constructech 50 is a listing of the most influential construction technology providers with a strong and ongoing market presence. …
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April 21, 2017 by Scott Holden

What’s In Your Toolbox?

As an Estimator and Manager, I never hesitated spending money on tools and equipment to get the job done right. The responsibility of contractors, owners, and managers is to provide tools for the work force to perform tasks efficiently and …
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