Conceptual Cost Estimating Manual by John S.

By John S.

This up-to-date version of this estimating guide supplies contractors, engineers and executives fast and cheap tools for estimating life like layout and building expenditures of chemical/petrochemical crops, refineries and related commercial amenities. One approach, with an accuracy diversity of +/- 30 consistent with cent, is appropriate for deciding on plant feasibility within the early planning/evaluating phases; one other process produces an estimate of overall plant expenses with +/- 10 in step with cent.

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Business permits, construction permits, export/import licenses, government inspection fees, hauling permits. Transportation of tools, and construction equipment by others to project construction area, and miscellaneous supplies consumed and services used, for move-in and -out purposes. Stationery supplies, printing, office equipment purchase, rental or repair, office and warehouse forms and supplies, jobsite reproduction costs and furniture. Medical examination fees, medical supplies, safety signs and literature, first- Testing and laboratory analysis Traveling Welding supplies Unclassified Data processing services Consulting services Trade journals, books, publications, and subscriptions Contract Guard Service Quality AssuranceMaterial and Supplies Employee Educational Assistance aid equipment, fire extinguishers, and refills.

I caution the engineer/estimator to be thoroughly familiar with the introduction to this manual before applying this information. 0 acfin @ 80 psig. 2 acfin @ 175 psig. 0 acftn @ 80 psig. 2 acftn @ 175 psig. CENTRIFUGAL AIR COMPRESSORS Plant and High-Pressure (Soot Blower) Types 100 to 350 psig Discharge Pressure Equipment Cost Equipment Cost Nominal Motor Horsepower 0 Plant air compressors (2) High-Pressure (soot blower) compressors CENTRIFUGAL AIB COMPRESSORS Plant and High-Pressure (Soot Blower) Types 100 to 350 psig Discharge Pressure Erection Manhours Erection Manhours Nominal Motor Horsepower INDUSTRIAL AIR COMPRESSORS Air-Cooled, Two-Stage—50 to 250psig Equipment Cost Equipment Cost Motor Horsepower (D Two-stage—50 to 125 psig, ©Two-stage-150 to 250 psig.

Packaged unit graphs include the total skid-mounted cost of the equipment and piping, electrical components and instrumentation, which may be an integral part of the package. Sub-contract equipment graphs include the total sub-contractors cost and profit for the furnishing and installing of the equipment. All equipment graphs include an average allowance for freight cost within the continental forty-eight states. I caution the engineer/estimator to be thoroughly familiar with the introduction to this manual before applying this information.

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