Don Rolfe is a senior estimator for Centrex Construction Inc., current chapter president of the American Society of Professional Estimators Gold Coast Chapter No. 49 and an adjunct professor with Florida Atlantic University for Advanced Construction Estimating for Electrical Systems.
The construction procurement process is flawed. While this is not news, what can contractors and estimators do about it? The root of the problem really starts at a project's conception. Owners not only want to develop their property for the lowest cost possible, they want a quick delivery to reap optimal profit margins. READ MORE