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Event: Introduction to Cost Estimating for Construction

One of the greatest challenges for a construction company is to successfully deliver on all aspects of a project both according to the client's specifications and within the allotted budget. The accuracy of your cost estimation process can make or break project success. Understanding your construction costs and successfully setting up good cost strategies will help you gain control of this key area and ensure future project profitability! When it comes to controlling costs, it is a critical first step to make appropriate estimations at the outset of a project. Being able to control costs is largely a matter of adhering to established guidelines, oftentimes by learning from previous projects and reacting to current circumstances efficiently and effectively.

Topics Include:

  • Current Trends in Construction
  • Understanding Cost Estimating
  • Understanding your total costs
  • Learn how to be successful in estimating costs
  • Review a Sample Project Estimate
  • Learn how to avoid making common estimating mistakes
Cost is only $25!

Time: July 3, 2019
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location: El Paso Community College
Administrative Services Center
9050 Viscount Blvd., Bldg. B. Room B445
El Paso, TX 79925
Event: Vendor WAWF Training

Learn about PIEE (Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment)

In August 2018, the new Wide Area Workflow (WAWF) version was released and renamed Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment (PIEE). The PIEE is the DoD one-stop-shop with expanded functions and capabilities. In addition, the Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment was developed as the new home page with a portal appearance to handle all registration for the different applications, such as WAWF, myInvoice and EDA (Electronica Data Access), in a seamless process. These changes now allow users to download their contracts, process invoices, and track payments, from a single website, using only one account.

Cost per person is $125.00 Payment Secures Your Reservation.

Time: July 17, 2019
8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Administrative Services Center 9050 Viscount Blvd., Bldg. B., Room B324
El Paso, Texas 79925
Event: 14th Annual Veterans Business Conference

The El Paso Community College Contract Opportunities Center will host the 14th Veterans Business Conference. The conference will be held at the Centennial Banquet & Conference Center, 11199 Sergeant E. Churchill, Fort Bliss, Texas 79916 on November 5, 2019, from 8:00 am 4:00 pm.

This conference has historically been an important event for the business communities in El Paso County, West Texas and Southern New Mexico. It has also presented an opportunity for government agencies and government prime contractors to extend their outreach to the region. Invitations have been sent to all federal agencies, all known government prime contractors, regional state and local governments, and small business concerns throughout the region, and beyond.

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Time: November 5, 2019
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Centennial Banquet & Conference Center
11199 Sergeant E. Churchill
Fort Bliss Texas 79916

The Contract Opportunities Center is administered by the El Paso Community College