This well-established text continues to provide construction, architecture, and engineering students with the solid foundation in theory they need before advancing to computerized estimating. Extensive examples and exercises are included to demonstrate estimate methodology and organization. The easy-to-read text uses the popular approach of tracing the progress of one project throughout the book. Some of the key features include: Internet resources provided at the end of each chapter. CD containing WinEst as well as Excel spreadsheets from the text. A number of commercial and residential foldout drawings to be used in conjunction with the exercises found at the end of each chapter.Dagostino, Frank R. is the author of 'Estimating in Building Construction', published 2002 under ISBN 9780130604057 and ISBN 0130604054.