Bid Abstract Template for Construction Management

Today I am going to discuss a very important topic on construction management – the bid abstract. According to a definition by state department of Transportation USA, bid abstract/tabulation of bids lists contractor bid prices, as well as the engineer’s estimate for all pay items on a project. The abstract is not public data until … Read more

Download AASHTO Soil Classification Excel Spread Sheet [XLSX]

AASHTO stands for American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. Developed in 1992 a comprehensive soil classification system that helps field engineers in estimating the general properties and characteristics of the soil encountered during the foundation preparation and other relevant construction works.  After the first publication the classification system has undergone several revisions.  Download … Read more