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Other professional titles may also prepare cost estimates or contribute to cost estimates, such as quantity surveyors, cost engineers, etc in the us, there were 185,400 cost estimators in 2010 there are around 75,000 professional. Total cost management is that area of engineering practice where engineering judgment and experience are utilized in the application of scientific principles and techniques to problems of business and program planning cost estimating economic and financial analysis cost engineering program and project management planning and. Cost engineering consultancy is an independent and professional service provider specializing in cost estimating, project controls and risk management. 10 engineering labor cost estimating 20 tooling labor cost estimating 30 manufacturing planning labor cost estimating 40 production labor cost estimating.
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In project cost estimating, estimators may create a three-point estimate of cost using optimistic, pessimistic, and most likely costs alternatively, for projects that measure deliverables in units of time with fixed costs, estimators may use expected durations as the number of units and determine costs via parametric estimates.
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