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September 9, 2019 by ConEst

Database Management is a Key Competitive Advantage

Electrical and Low Voltage Databases: Comprehensive and Continually Updated Competitive advantage ConEst’s electrical estimating software helps customers gain a competitive advantage by delivering a comprehensive database which they can also customize to fit their unique business processes. Director of Product …
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May 22, 2019 by ConEst

Estimating Software Moves to the Cloud

The Construction industry is digitizing rapidly Thanks to improved access to broadband internet and the proliferation of mobile digital devices like smart phones, construction professionals are racing to boost their digital toolkits. According to a recent Construction Technology report, businesses …
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March 7, 2019 by Bob Grocki

Turning a Successful Bid into a Profitable Job

Competitive Edge and Confidence in the Bid Process The ideal estimating software should provide a high level of detail, accurate material costs, and solid labor standards with automatic factoring based on conditions. The same intuitive format for organization and consistency …
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January 2, 2019 by Sharolyn Lewis

Training 101

You’ve just made an investment in estimating software but can’t find time in your hectic schedule for the appropriate training needed to take advantage of the software’s full capabilities. As a result, you still find yourself running up against tight deadlines …
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April 16, 2018 by Allan Goodwin

Keeping up with NEC Code Changes

Here we are with another code change and people are asking how this affects estimating.  That really depends on the type of work you do.  For commercial work, very little usually changes. Most of the changes to the National Electrical …
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