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OFFICE OF RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, AND TECHNOLOGY AT THE TURNER-FAIRBANK HIGHWAY RESEARCH CENTER

Assessment of Federal Highway Administration Highway Project Cost Estimation Tools

Publication Information

Publication Type:
Report
Publication Number:
FHWA-HRT-22-075
Abstract:

This report describes the best practices used in developing cost estimates and provides guidance for overseeing the development of such estimates. It serves as a line of communication among different State and Federal agencies involved in the creation and oversight of cost estimates. Private parties, such as contractors and consultants, can also benefit from the product of this research.
 

The final products of this report are a series of flowcharts and checklists designed to aid agency personnel in overseeing cost estimates at a program and project level and aid in developing and overseeing cost estimates at multiple stages of projects and programs.

Publishing Date:
July 2022
Posting Date:
Digital Object Identifier:
https://doi.org/10.21949/1521882
Author(s):
Nevett, Guillermo (ORCID: 0000-0003-4967-7015)
Goodrum, Paul (ORCID: 0000-0002-5656-1240)
Publishing Office:
Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
FHWA Program(s):
Research
Infrastructure
AMRP Program(s):
Construction and Project Management
Subject Area:
Research