February 25, 2024 0 Comments

In the ever-evolving world of infrastructure projects, the siren song of technology beckons, promising utopian efficiency and unprecedented cost savings. From the robotic marvels envisioned by AI to the automation magic touted by

January 19, 2024 4 Comments

Estimates aside, we've all been there: a shiny new project, brimming with potential, rolls in. The drawings are slick, the specs sound promising, and everyone's eager to grab the proverbial brass ring. But

January 11, 2024 1 Comment

Analogous estimation is a valuable tool for life cycle costing (LCC) in civil engineering and transport infrastructure projects. It involves comparing the proposed project to similar existing projects and using their cost data

January 2, 2024 0 Comments

Three-point estimation is a valuable technique for generating more robust and realistic estimates in civil engineering projects. It accounts for uncertainty and potential risks by considering three scenarios: optimistic, most likely, and pessimistic.

December 31, 2023 0 Comments

Estimating costs accurately at the early concept and feasibility design stages is challenging, especially for transport and civil engineering infrastructure projects. Here's why: Limited information: At this stage, the project definition is often

August 12, 2023 0 Comments

Whole Life Cycle Costing (WLCC) and Life Cycle Costing (LCC) are both approaches used in project management, specifically in infrastructure and civil engineering government-funded projects, to assess the total cost of a project

August 6, 2023 1 Comment

Accurate and reliable cost estimation is a fundamental aspect of project planning and management in the construction industry. Over the years, various methods have been employed to estimate project costs; parametric estimates have

August 4, 2023 0 Comments

Transportation technology has had a significant impact on the development of the world in the past, is still influencing it now, and will have a substantial effect on the development of the world

May 10, 2023 0 Comments

Hello! I understand that enabling work in civil engineering can be complex and challenging. Enabling works are typically the initial stage of construction projects, which involve preparing the site and making it ready

May 9, 2023 0 Comments

Appraising the cost of major diversionary works for statutory undertakers can be a complex process that involves careful consideration of various factors. Cost Management, Circular Economy, Whole Life Cycle Costing, Civil Engineering, Enabling