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Basic cost engineering

Author: Kenneth King Humphreys; Paul Wellman
Publisher: Boca Raton, Fla. ; London : CRC/Taylor & Francis, 1996.
Series: Cost engineering (Marcel Dekker, Inc.), 25.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Third edition, revised and expandedView all editions and formats
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This work focuses on the application of fundamental cost engineering principles to the capital and operating costs estimation of major projects. It provides detailed coverage of profitability, risk, and sensitivity analysis. This third edition: discusses novel strategies for calculating preliminary estimates using MasterFormat; presents new informa
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Humphreys, Kenneth King.
Basic cost engineering.
Boca Raton, Fla. ; London : CRC/Taylor & Francis, 1996
(DLC) 95034362
(OCoLC)1062114642
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth King Humphreys; Paul Wellman
ISBN: 9780429259104 0429259107 9781439893005 1439893004 9781000065374 1000065375
OCLC Number: 1103317400
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 337 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Part 1 Capital cost estimates: capital cost estimating - an overview; classification of capital cost estimates; organizing the capital estimate; conceptual estimating using master-format; retrofitting and expansion of existing plants; labour estimates; importance of the capital estimate; sources of international cost data. Part 2 Operating and manufacturing cost estimates: operating and manufacturing cost estimating - an overview; estimating operating and manufacturing costs; transition - construction to operation. Part 3 Financial analysis and reporting: profitability analysis - an overview; life cycle costing and sensitivity analysis; the finished report (and final problem); appendix a - cost engineering terminology; appendix b - design and costing specifications for equipment; appendix c - discrete compound interest tables; appendix d - bibliography; appendix e - answers to selected problems.
Series Title: Cost engineering (Marcel Dekker, Inc.), 25.
Responsibility: Kenneth K. Humphreys, Paul Wellman.
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