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BCIS Online Access BCIS capital cost information. Provide early cost advice and prepare detailed cost plans for clients. Benchmark costs for both commercial and residential buildings. Includes; Over 18500 cost analyses, Average prices for over 500 building types, Indices, Studies of preliminary percentages and price levels, Briefings, Location adjustment factors. QS & Contractors, Commercial Property Surveyors, Local & Central Govt, Housing Associations, Universities More info Buy now
BCIS Review Online Advise clients, or understand general levels of capital costs for planning, appraisal or insurance. This is for professionals who don’t need the detailed elemental cost information provided by BCIS Online. QS & Contractors, Building Surveyors, Universities, Insurance More info Buy now
BCIS Rebuild Online Access Residential rebuilding cost information. Calculate reinstatement cost assessments for houses and flats instantly. Include all necessary specification, date and location adjustments in one calculation. Print out tables adjusted to your specified date and location. Record your calculations. QS & Contractors, Building Surveyors, Local & Central Govt, FM, Housing Associations, Universities, Insurance More info Buy now
BCIS Running Costs Online
Access cost information for maintenance, property occupancy and facilities management. It includes: Output and input indices, Wage awards, Maintenance expenditure by sector and building type. QS & Contractors, Building Surveyors, Commercial Property Surveyors, Local & Central Govt, FM, Housing Associations, Universities, Architects
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BCIS Building Running Costs Indices Online Access monthly updates of maintenance indices. For those who just need the maintenance cost indices and not the life cycle costing tools (will not receive any of the free publications that full subscribers get). QS & Contractors, Building Surveyors, Commercial Property Surveyors, Local & Central Govt, FM, Housing Associations, Universities, Architects More info Buy now
BCIS ORDB (Online Rates Database) Schedule of Rates
Access pricing info and create estimates online. Include your own overheads and profit, apply location factors and forecast up to five years in advance. It houses the data for the Price Books and can be purchased in separate packages, contractor, surveyor and engineer. QS & Contractors, Building Surveyors, FM, Housing More info Buy now
BCIS Dilapidations Online Dataset - ORDB Schedule of Rates Give you all the supply and install costs you need to make accurate estimates, saving you valuable time at the initial estimating stage for the work required on a Schedule of Dilapidations. Data doesn't include an estimated profit/overhead cost.   More info Buy now
ICE CESMM4 – Civil engineering price data Compiled using the latest Civil Engineering Standard Method of Measurement (CESMM4). It provides you with market leading cost data from a recognised and independent institution. Civil Engineers, Estimators, Contractors, Engineers, Quantity Surveyors and Project Managers More info Buy Now
BCIS MTC Updating Percentages Online These monthly updating percentages may be used as a contractual basis for reimbursement of increased costs for the contracts let on all PSA Schedules of Rates or other forms of maintenance contracts as well as assisting in updating estimates. QS & Contractors More info Buy Now
BCIS Price Adjustment Formulae Indices Online (PAFI)
These monthly indices are used in conjunction with the Formula Methods of adjusting building, specialist engineering and civil engineering contracts to allow for changes in the costs of labour, plant and materials. Familiarly known as either the NEDO or Baxter Indices and widely used on Variation of Price contracts.
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Public Sector Price and Cost Indices
(Formerly known as BIS Construction Price and Cost Indices, BERR)
Access to basic tools of the trade for anyone involved in estimating, cost checking and fee negotiation on public sector construction works including roads.  QS & Contractors More info Buy now
BCIS Dayworks Updating Service Online Ensure that your Daywork Rates are always up-to-date.

QS & Contractors, Building Surveyors, Commercial Property Surveyors, Local & Central Govt, FM, Housing Associations, Universities, Architects

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  • Cost management

    BCIS Rebuild Online

    Rebuild Online offers rapid access to reinstatement costs to support decisions when insuring domestic property

  • Cost management

    BCIS Schedule of Rates

    The independent data source for estimating costs. BCIS Schedule of Rates allows you at access building pricing information quickly and accurately at the click of a mouse. It is an excellent online alternative to the BCIS Price Books.

    The service provides a range of datasets to suit your individual needs including civils, small and large projects, alterations and refurbishment, maintenance and dilapidations.

  • Cost management

    BCIS Online

    BCIS Online gives you access to independent data. It is a tool to help Quantity Surveyors and Cost Estimators provide early cost advice and prepare cost plans for clients. You can benchmark costs for both commercial and residential buildings.

  • Cost management

    MTC Updating Percentages Online

    These may be used as a contractual basis for reimbursement of increased costs for the contracts let on all PSA Schedules of Rates or other forms of maintenance contracts as well as assisting in updating estimates.

  • Economic Significance of Maintenance Report 2016

    Economic Significance of Maintenance Report 2016

    Each year, BCIS analyses the significance of maintenance work in both the construction industry generally, and in the economy as a whole. These are the results of a special report commissioned by BCIS*, which examined all available statistics to arrive at an estimate of the total expenditure on maintenance in the UK.

  • Valuation

    How BCIS data supports reinstatement cost assessment

    Free download: How BCIS data supports reinstatement cost assessment - Paul Burrows explains

  • Cost management

    BCIS Inflation Adjustment Clauses, part 1 2 & 3

    To download the BCIS guide to: Inflation Adjustment Clauses, part 1: Introduction and principles of index linked inflation clauses, Part 2: Implementing index linked inflation clauses and Part 3: Development inflation indices for civil engineering, please fill in the form below:

  • Cost management

    Price Adjustment Formulae Indices Online (PAFI)

    BCIS PAFI provides a comprehensive, detailed and easy to use method of measuring cost movement for building and civil engineering. They are widely used in the construction and infrastructure sector to help fairly allocate risk between the client and sub-contractors.

  • Cost management

    BCIS Review Online

    BCIS Review Online is a tool to help surveyors and other construction professionals provide insurance reinstatement cost assessments, early cost advice, development appraisals or valuations based on current construction prices.

  • Cost management

    Plant and Equipment Indices

    The Plant and Equipment Indices provide you with a consistent tool when valuing plant and other fixed assets.

  • Cost management

    Public Sector Price and Cost Indices

    Formerly known as the BIS Construction Price and Cost Indices/BERR Construction Price and Cost Indices, the Public Sector Price and Cost Indices are basic tools of the trade for anyone involved in estimating, cost checking and fee negotiation on public sector construction works including roads. (Also formerly known as Quarterly Price & Cost Indices for Construction Works).

    Indices can be selected as a group and viewed in both table and graphical format and downloaded in PDF or CSV file.

  • BCIS Rebuilding Cost Calculator

    The BCIS Rebuilding Cost Calculator (Usage Band 1) is easy to use and specifically designed for the insurance industry.

  • Cost management

    BCIS Building Running Costs Online

    BCIS Running Costs Online is an estimating expenditure tool which helps facilities managers and surveyors who specialise in facilities management, maintenance and operating costs.

  • Cost management

    BCIS Building Running Cost Indices Online

    BCIS Running Cost Indices Online provides a central location those involved the running and maintenance of buildings.

  • Cost management

    BCIS Dayworks Updating Service

    Ensure your Daywork Rates are up to date by subscribing to our online service.

  • Cost management

    BCIS Construction Duration Calculator

    The BCIS Construction Duration Calculator gives a quick yet robust estimate of how long it will actually take to construct a building based on thousands of actual project outturns.