This volume presents Part 3 of a three-part publication, which is also available on CD. It recommends a structure for a protocol that can be used for recording cost information in a common format. The aim is to promote future cost comparisons and benchmarking. The protocol covers guidance and a framework for recording project core information, overall service costs, building services systems costs and subsystem costs and their design and installation details.
Introduction to benchmarking; factors affecting the quality of cost benchmarks; the cost benchmarking process; the use of statistical data for developing benchmarks; cost benchmarks; conclusions and recommendations.
Building construction & materials, Project management, Budgeting & financial management