THE CONCEPTUAL DESIGN REPORT FOR DEVELOPING THE ENGINEERING ESTIMATING AND PROGRESS PAY SUBSYSTEM

THE FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF A FHWA SPONSERED RESEARCH PROJECT THAT WAS ORGANIZED TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF AUTOMATING THE ENGINEERING ESTIMATING (PHASE II) AND PROGRESS PAY (PHASE III) SUBSYSTEMS OF THE PISA SYSTEM ARE REPORTED ON. A STATEWIDE SURVEY IS PRESENTED INVOLVING OVER ONE HUNDRED INTERVIEWS OF POTENTIAL USERS IN CONSTRUCTION, DESIGN, ACCOUNTING, OFFICE ENGINEERS, BRIDGE AND OTHERS; THE ENGINEERING ESTIMATING (PHASE II) AND PROGRESS PAY (PHASE III) SUBSYSTEMS ARE ON THE AGENDA. THE BID OPENING SUBSYSTEM (PHASE I) IS OPERATING SUCCESSFULLY. COST BENEFITS ARE TO BE REALIZED IN DEVELOPING THESE SUBSYSTEMS. THE FOLLOWING RECOMMENDATION IS PRESENTED: DEVELOP THE TOTAL ENGINEERING ESTIMATING (PHASE II) AND PROGRESS PAY (PHASE III) SUBSYSTEMS, A STEP AT A TIME, BEGINNING WITH THE "BASIC MODULES" OF EACH SUBSYSTEM AS THE INITIAL STEPS. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    California Department of Public Works

    1120 N Street
    Sacramento, CA  USA  95814

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    California Division of Highways

    Bridge Department
    Sacramento, CA  USA  05914
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00203167
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Study No F-7-31
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 15 1972 12:00AM