Category Archives: Electrical Estimating

Right On The Money

The March Issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is online. This month I cover some material pricing issues. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.

Out Of The Office

The February issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I talk some new thought on remote estimating. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.

Project Puzzlers, Part 3

The January issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I talk some more about how to solve some of the puzzles found in today’s bid documents. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.

Project Puzzlers Part 2

The December issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I talk some more about how to solve some of the puzzles found in today’s bid documents. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.

Project Puzzlers

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The November issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I talk about how to solve some of the puzzles found in today’s bid documents. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.

Feeder Schedule

As a reference for an upcoming column, here is a scan of the first feeder schedule I used as a trainee estimator.

Going Digital

The October issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I talk about why you should use estimating software. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.

The Letter of the Law

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The September issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I talk about specifications and bidding. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.

Supercharge Your Output

The August issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I talk about computers. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.

Let’s Get Industrial

The July issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I talk about bidding industrial projects. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.