How to Bid Smarter, Not Harder

Construction Business Owner

How to Bid Smarter, Not Harder. Want to bid better on the projects you really want? Elizabeth Manning. Tue, 09/29/2020 - 13:26. Focus on finding your construction firm's niche market and building a strong strategy

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The Constructor

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Examining the Variables Affecting Bids in 2020

Construction Business Owner

Examining the Variables Affecting Bids in 2020. Elizabeth Manning. Mon, 09/14/2020 - 16:31. The construction industry has been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

6 Steps to Fine-Tune Your Takeoffs & Bid More Accurately

Construction Business Owner

6 Steps to Fine-Tune Your Takeoffs & Bid More Accurately. How to navigate the cost fluctuations, errors, missing items and unforeseen circumstances that come with bidding on construction projects Elizabeth Manning. Tue, 09/22/2020 - 11:31.

Overcoming Regulatory Barriers When Bidding in a New State

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Regulatory Requirements Before Bidding

What is Construction Bidding?

The Constructor

Construction bidding is the process of submitting a tender by the contractor to the client as a proposal to conduct or manage a particular. Construction Engineering & Management construction bidding construction bidiing processs construction procurement methods construction project contract model construction project deliver methods

10 Tips to Help You Bid Smartly and Win Construction Projects

The Constructor

Acquisition of projects in the construction sector is generally done through the process of bidding. Construction Management Construction Project Tips bid proposal bidding bids Construction Projects tenders winning projectsIt requires a shrewd mind and years of.

What is Construction Bidding?

The Constructor

Construction bidding is the process of submitting a tender by the contractor to the client as a proposal to conduct or manage a particular. Construction Engineering & Management construction bidding construction bidiing processs construction procurement methods construction project contract model construction project deliver methods

What is Construction Bidding?

The Constructor

Construction bidding is the process of submitting a tender by the contractor to the client as a proposal to conduct or manage a particular. Construction Engineering & Management construction bidding construction bidiing processs construction procurement methods construction project contract model construction project deliver methods

10 Tips to Help You Bid Smartly and Win Construction Projects

The Constructor

Acquisition of projects in the construction sector is generally done through the process of bidding. Construction Management Construction Project Others Tips bid proposal bidding bids Construction Projects tenders winning projectsIt requires a shrewd mind and years of.

Hyundai Heavy Bids for Doosan Infracore

Construction Equipment

Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings said it has joined the preliminary bidding for Doosan Infracore. The deal is potentially worth over $800 million.

Commercial Construction Delivery Methods: 3 Times To Go With A Negotiated Bid

Commercial Construction

Any long-time readers of Hard Hat Chat have probably picked up on the fact that I’m a big fan of the negotiated bid. Of course, like any national commercial contractor we also do our share of work on a competitive bid basis where construction firms submit bids for a project based on a set of plans provided by the client, and the client subsequently awards the project based on those bids.

How to Win Construction Bid Proposals

Construction Business Owner

3 simple steps to winning construction bid proposals from expert Dan Taylor

Bidding Requirements

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We are bidding a project that is located in a different state than our office. The bid documents and contract requires us to warrant we are licensed in the project state. Does our bidding without a license violate any laws or codes of ethics? Dear Paul, I am not sure if you are violating any laws but your bidding without the required license seems to constitute a lie. I think your intent to bid is unethical.

Bidding Requirements

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We are bidding a project that is located in a different state than our office. The bid documents and contract requires us to warrant we are licensed in the project state. Does our bidding without a license violate any laws or codes of ethics? Dear Paul, I am not sure if you are violating any laws but your bidding without the required license seems to constitute a lie. I think your intent to bid is unethical.

Bidding Requirements

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We are bidding a project that is located in a different state than our office. The bid documents and contract requires us to warrant we are licensed in the project state. Does our bidding without a license violate any laws or codes of ethics? Dear Paul, I am not sure if you are violating any laws but your bidding without the required license seems to constitute a lie. I think your intent to bid is unethical.

Subcontractor Bids

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We have a subcontractor that has provided us with a bid that left out a couple of key design areas. We asked the subcontractor about this and expressed our concern that their bid amount does not cover this work. The subcontractor vigorously defended its bid and insists that it will complete the entire scope of its work for its bid amount if we award the contract to them. None of us here think they can do the work for their bid amount.

Subcontractor Bids

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We have a subcontractor that has provided us with a bid that left out a couple of key design areas. We asked the subcontractor about this and expressed our concern that their bid amount does not cover this work. The subcontractor vigorously defended its bid and insists that it will complete the entire scope of its work for its bid amount if we award the contract to them. None of us here think they can do the work for their bid amount.

Subcontractor Bids

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We have a subcontractor that has provided us with a bid that left out a couple of key design areas. We asked the subcontractor about this and expressed our concern that their bid amount does not cover this work. The subcontractor vigorously defended its bid and insists that it will complete the entire scope of its work for its bid amount if we award the contract to them. None of us here think they can do the work for their bid amount.

How to Beat Your Bid-Hit Ratio

Construction Business Owner

3 areas to filter for better bidding and estimating from construction business consultant George Hedley

3 Keys to a Better Bidding Process

Construction Business Owner

3 Keys to a Better Bidding Process. How teams can get more from their bidding technology. In the guide, “3 Keys to a Better Bidding Process,” you’ll learn about the key categories—technology, people and process—that teams can use to fully optimize their bidding process and make the most of their digital tools. Digital Transformation in Bid Management: Technology. It will integrate with the rest of the preconstruction process, making bid management seamless.

Preparing to Bid in a New State

Construction Business Owner

How to properly license your construction business for bidding a new state.

Foxconn releases first bid packages for $10B Wisconsin plant

Construction Dive

Bid packages for excavation, concrete work, materials testing and more are due to general contractor Gilbane | Exyte next month

4 Mistakes to Avoid in Construction Bidding

Viewpoint Construction Technology

One of the biggest stumbling blocks, though, is often at the beginning of a project – during bidding – but there are key areas to avoid in order to make sure your teams stay on track. All of these expenses are important to include for your bid to be accurate. With an ongoing shortage of construction jobs, it can be tempting to bid at every one that comes along, whether or not they’ll actually earn you a profit. What advice do you have when it comes to bidding?

Overcoming Regulatory Barriers When Bidding in a New State

Viewpoint Construction Technology

But contractors don’t have to move at the speed of state bureaucracy when pursuing new opportunities, and they shouldn’t have to miss a bidding opportunity over government licenses and permits. Regulatory Requirements Before Bidding. In most cases, all requirements must be met before bidding or even advertising services, including everything from lettering on your company vehicles to business cards and websites. Hazards of Unlicensed Bidding.

How to get started with remote bidding

Construction Dive

Dealing with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many businesses have to shift their processes. Businesses will be able to overcome with these resources and tools

The Construction Bid Process

BD+C

That means sending the drawings out and getting contractors involved … Let’s get ready to rumble because “The Construction Bid Process ” is today’s topic. For those of you who might not know, a construction bid is the process in which the contractor takes the drawings and specifications as prepared by the architect and their consultants, reviews them for materials, quantities, and submits a price in which to undertake the scope of work as defined in those construction documents

Court rejects bid for OSHA COVID-19 emergency standard

Construction Dive

Construction industry groups applauded the decision regarding a lawsuit from the AFL-CIO requesting a temporary emergency standard to address coronavirus in the workplace

Price, Bid, Win

Constructech

Losing money is all too easy when prices fluctuate dramatically and your bids can’t keep up. The new features will make it easier for contractors to manage subcontractor and supplier quotes during the closing hours of a bid. By improving the user’s efficiency in entering quotes and aligning scopes, the system makes sure the selected quote minimizes risk while providing best value during bid closeout. The post Price, Bid, Win appeared first on Constructech.

Bidding Wars: What Bidding Practices Say About Your Construction Company

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Intense bidding competition is driving prices so low that contractors cannot both make a profit and perform quality work. I was recently on LinkedIn and noticed a question in one of the group forums asking readers to identify the biggest problem facing construction businesses today. The answers ranged from finding quality employees to wanting more control over project documents. One theme, however, seemed to dominate the thread.

Nearly Half of June, May Homebuyers Made Bids Sight-Unseen

Pro Builder

Nearly Half of June, May Homebuyers Made Bids Sight-Unseen. Redfin’s chief economist predicts this being the most popular way to purchase a home by the end of the year, and says if buyers are not bidding on houses sight-unseen, someone may very well beat them to it. .

Bidding Wars Continue to Rage On

Pro Builder

Bidding Wars Continue to Rage On. For the fourth month in a row, Redfin reports more than half of homes listed on the site ended in a bidding war. These three most competitive markets saw 65% of Redfin offers facing bidding wars. cbroderick. Fri, 09/04/2020 - 10:05.

22 States Bid on Hyperloop Test Track

Construction Equipment

The Wall Street Journal reported that 22 states including Missouri, Texas, North Carolina, and Ohio have bid on the first Hyperloop certification track. Los Angeles-based Virgin Hyperloop One sent out a request for proposals asking states to bid for a chance to host a 6-mile test track.

A Case for Bringing Private Bidding Processes to Public Projects

Construction Business Owner

A Case for Bringing Private Bidding Processes to Public Projects. Elizabeth Manning. Thu, 09/10/2020 - 09:25. Looking to enter the public sector in the near future? The answer to establishing your firm as a competitive bidder on infrastructure and other public projects may be tech. Here's wh

A Case for Bringing Private Bidding Processes to Public Projects

Construction Business Owner

A Case for Bringing Private Bidding Processes to Public Projects. Elizabeth Manning. Thu, 09/10/2020 - 09:25. Looking to enter the public sector in the near future? The answer to establishing your firm as a competitive bidder on infrastructure and other public projects may be tech. Here's wh

Turner Construction, Bloomberg LP execs face bribery, bid-rigging charges

Construction Dive

Indicted individuals allegedly inflated subs' bids, falsified work orders and more to extort roughly $15 million during a renovation of the media company's New York City offices

What bidding strategy does your company use, & why?

Construction Business Owner

Construction industry experts explain the bidding strategies that keep their firms profitable

Foxconn Seeking Bids, Progress Unclear

Construction Equipment

Foxconn is seeking bids for the first phase of work on its U.S.-based According to the Daily Reporter, company officials put out Bid Release 4A for the project, which calls for materials testing, excavation, foundation work, and based fabrication plant, set to be built in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin.

$187M border wall contract canceled in wake of bid protest

Construction Dive

The Army Corps of Engineers rescinded its award to Barnard Construction after admitting that it had improperly excluded other contractors from bidding

Friday Feedback: Are you bidding on more jobs?

Construction Dive

?The highly competitive environment brought on by the coronavirus means that some contractors have to work harder to secure new projects. Construction Dive wants to know what you're up against in obtaining new work