Online Estimating - Methvin

Online Estimating

Resource Module

The Resource Module in Methvin is designed to deliver structure and accountability during pricing. By building up complex resources from simple resources there is an ability to price with limitless detail and unquestionable accuracy. Import your own resource table with our mapping tool Open you resource table in excel and select the following

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Pricing Module

The pricing module is designed to deliver advanced and consistent  pricing accuracy to your schedules as well as ensuring the workflow processes of the application does not diminish your capacity to price  efficiently. Working with projects in the estimating module Getting started Add you First Project From the Homepage select the "New Project"

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Tender and Subcontractor Comparisons

Methvin allows you to create comparison packages against your schedule of items as tender responses are returned by your contractors or subcontractors. These tender response quotes can then be compared and adjudicated. Once you have selected a contractor, or subcontractor, the cost (net) or selling rates can then be exported to your schedule of prices. The process for creating

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Tender comparison

A quick and friendly method to compare Tenders alongside each other Tender comparison as Client This feature will allow the client to compare submissions once the tender closes. From the home page: click on the specific menu button associated to the project you wish to create the comparison with. This will open a drop down menu. Select “Proposal

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Estimating with worksheets

Under each item in the schedule of prices(SoP) there is a dynamically attached worksheet. Here you can drag in resources or worksheets from the “Drag Region” menu on the right side of the “Pricing module”. Estimating with Variables The Complex worksheet allows you to set variables for pricing and then re-use them For example: The distance from a quarry to

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Internal pre submission evaluation

We have made the tender review process meaningful with user friendly tools. Lock Selling Rates This functionality will allow you to fix certain selling rates for line items while allowing other to have a blanket discount applied. Each gross/selling rate can be individually locked to the required value by checking the checkbox "Lock"" found in the "Estimating

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Indirect costs pricing with gantt chart

The Methvin online gantt estimating scheduler allows estimators the ability to price indirect works using either our standard pricing worksheets, or the new time related gantt/scheduler pricing worksheets. The gantt scheduler allows for accurate time related estimating with the following features: Indirect resource durations can be clearly laid out providing the

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