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Thanks Bill,
The site has some quite useful info.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Wednesday, February 08, 2006 8:05 PM
Subject: RE: Structural cost

Doing a little outsourcing, are we?


Best thing to do is get a copy of R. S. Means? ?Square Foot Costs? book.


From: Pankaj Gupta [mailto:3.sol(--nospam--at)]
Sent: Wednesday, February 08, 2006 12:41 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)
Subject: Structural cost




Can anybody specify a ballpark figure for the cost of structure (structural cost only minus the finishing & elec/HVAC/plumbing) for a normal 2 or 3 storied office or institutional building (like a high school) in USA.


Also what would be an average breakup for the material / labor cost ratio.


Just ballpark figures to get a rough idea.




Pankaj Gupta

Structures Online