Brent Freeman, Estimating Manager with Kraemer North America, works directly with 2-3 estimators in the Midwest region to bid between 70 and 100 estimates, ranging from $50,000 to $250M, each year. His team is one of many at Kraemer that bid different regions across America. He shared with me a few tips that his team […]
Ask The Chief – Should I Allow Any Resource in My HeavyBid Crew Setup?
A user asks when materials should be included in the crew setup, or if they should avoid this practice.
Quickly Show Your Calculations While Building Your Estimate, No More Guessing.
When you estimate with HeavyBid, all your calculations should be created using spreadsheet calculations or assemblies inside the estimate. One of the key benefits of using the built-in or custom calculations within the software is that the program takes away the worry that your paper calculations might be lost, or stored improperly in filing cabinets. […]
Ask The Chief – I Want to Reexamine My HeavyBid System, Where Do I Start?
Is the way you set up your HeavyBid not the way you need it? Are you struggling with what to do first to reexamine how to get things right? Ray, in this Ask the Chief Series gives you a path to fixing your HeavyBid system.
Ask The Chief – Is My HeavyBid System Set Up Correctly?
Ray, the Chief, helps a HeavyBid user set up their HeavyBid system to handle catching mistakes while bidding faster.
Ask The Chief – As an Estimator, What Should I Keep in Mind During the Coronavirus Issue?
Ray, the Chief, helps an HCSS user navigate the troubling worry of coronavirus and staying busy.