CUSTOM ESTIMATING DATABASE DEVELOPMENT
Collection of data in a structured manner is very instrumental, as it can easily be accessed, managed, and updated. Cost estimating and Integrated Project Controls software, are very convenient tools for capturing project cost history, that can be used to develop performance metrics and benchmarking. A central repository provides data access at your fingertips, saving you the challenge of searching information sheet-by-sheet in libraries.
In the arena of project cost estimation, off the shelf, one-size-fits-all tools are short lived in their success; mainly because they are built by software companies with little to no background in cost estimation.
Golden Ratio Estimating is an integrated project services support group, along with estimation services we offer, custom estimating database development. Our tools are tailored for their end use, the specific needs for each organization. If you are looking for a simple, easy-to-setup and maintain, custom cost estimating database solution, we encourage you to go through a demo of our custom tools.
For easy deployment, we use Microsoft Access as it is a very economical and widespread database engine for application development; however, the architecture of our system has been tested using more robust platforms such as SQL Server and Oracle. We provide custom estimating and integrated project controls database solutions from standalone business machines to server base multi-user applications.
Please do not hesitate to contact us, to learn further about how a database-driven estimates can help your organization, and will optimize the productivity of your overall cost estimating function. Our seasoned, cost estimating subject matter experts, can assess your existing situation and provide you with a draft architecture that suits your requirement.