Category Archives: Electrical Estimating

Special Skills

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

Prime Bid Knowledge

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

Bare Necessities

The January issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I talk about what you need to estimate on the Road. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.

Working On The Road

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

Keeping Your Job

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

Who’s Couting

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

A California Change-Up

The September issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month is an update on California’s energy codes. Click on the magazine cover to go directly to the article.

The Slide Continues

The time of completely engineered bid documents continues to slide into the past. I have completed three estimates now where the HVAC feeders are not engineered. On one project, there were a few clues. On the other two, I had to go to the HVAC drawings to get the electrical information for each item. Where is this headed? What do you folks think?

To Be Or Not To Be – Organized

The August issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I cover some information on organizing your estimates. Click on the magazine cover to co directly to the article.

How Many Cats Are There?

The July Issue of Electrical Contractor Magazine is available online. This month I talk about CAT cable. Click on the magazine cover to co directly to the article.