PARAMETRIC COST ESTIMATING MODEL FOR BUILDINGS

Specify the model input parameters by completing the form below. You may also click on the "Example" button to use a generic set of parameters. If you have questions regarding the definition or use of a particular parameter, simply click on the parameter's name to view its description. After all you have entered all the input parameters, click on "Calculate" to generate the estimate (Output/Results).

INPUT PARAMETER

VALUE

Case Description and Remarks (Optional):
Usable Floor Area (s.f.):
Average Floor to Floor Height (ft.):
Number of Floors:
Percent of Area as Office:
Percent of Area as Wet Labs:
Percent of Area as Dry Labs:
Percent of Area Heated:
Percent of Area Cooled:
Number of Building Corners:
Substructure Strength Index:
Superstructure Strength Index:
Exterior Finish Quality/Duty Index:
Interior Finish Quality/Duty Index:
Mechanical Services Quality/Duty Index:
Electrical Services Quality/Duty Index:
Escalation Factor (1995 US$ Base):
Location Factor:
Productivity Factor:
Credits
  • Model Technology by: AACE International - Parametric Estimating Committee
  • Programming by: Mike Bauer 74076.1610@compuserve.com