Why do tenders vary?

Skitmore, Martin (1981) Why do tenders vary? The Chartered Quantity Surveyor, 4, pp. 128-129.


This paper describes the development of hypothetical models of tendering sets. Each tender is theorized as consisting of two variable components, the cost estimate and the mark-up, and in consideration of these variables, the concept of a 'winning zone' is postulated.

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ID Code: 59529
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: No
Additional Information: Please note: at the time of submission to the journal the title of this paper was "The Variability of Tenders". After acceptance and immediately prior to publication the editor of this journal amended the title to "Why Do Tenders Vary?"
Keywords: Lowest Tending, Predictability, Quantity Surveying, Distribution
ISSN: 0142-5196
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Civil Engineering & Built Environment
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Deposited On: 02 May 2013 07:10
Last Modified: 02 May 2013 15:53

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