Whole Life Cycle Costing

7 pillars of estimate: step by step guide for a strong and reliable cost management.

The practice of projecting the financial and other resources required to execute a project within a stated scope and timetable is known as the cost estimate. Cost estimates that are accurate and trustworthy are critical for policy formation, decision-making, and effective delivery. The ability to produce reliable, accurate and transparent cost estimates is critical to…

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Episode 5 – Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Strategy

Transcript: Ladies and gentlemen, this is the time for transition. We are switching to Electric Vehicle. And the UK plays an important role in this transition. The UK can expect to see fewer and fewer new petrol and diesel cars in showrooms each year over the next ten years as part of the Government’s new…

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Episode 3 – Circular Economy and the Electric Vehicle Charge Point (EVCP)

Transcript: Hello everyone. Welcome to my podcast Civils Bites. My name is Charlie, I am your host for quick, distilled, and discussed civil engineering and cost management matters. Today’s topic will cover Circular Economy. Here we go. In this series, I would like to talk about civil engineering, circular economy, cost management, whole life cycle…

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Episode 1 – Civil Engineering and Circular Economy.

Transcript: The upcoming years for us will be critical. As we are increasing non degradable pollutants, soon there will be a time when the earth will turn into a bin.  Hi, my name is Charlie and, in this podcast, we are discussing, why should we move to circular economy. Before we discuss about the circular…

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Episode 2 – Circular Economy and Transport Infrastructure

Transcript: The need of a circular economy on a global scale is no longer just a discussion on future, it is the need of the hour and so does the smart ways to live, travel and thrive, we are living in the future and we must take action on what was suggested to be a…

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Electric Vehicle Charging Point (EVCP) Strategy

Electric Vehicle Charging Point (EVCP) Cost Management, Circular Economy, Whole Life Cycle Costing, Civil Engineering, Enabling Works, Pragmatic Approach, Electric Vehicle Charge Point (EVCP) Introduction Local Authorities can employ planning and associated rules to guarantee that electric car charging stations are incorporated into new developments at the planning stage. As a result, charge points are…

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How would Hydrogen Infrastructures, accomplish to hit the fundamentals of 2050 sustainable target?

Governments all across the world keep on looking for the right blend of future vehicle technologies that will empower extended individual portability and freight transport with close to zero discharges. This advanced step toward zero emanations is spurred by the concurrent drivers of further improving air quality, protecting against increased environmental change effects, and moving…

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LEADER APPROACH (L.E.A.D.E.R)

Leadership in Civil Engineering Project Management To well manage construction projects, it is essential to have information on modern management and develop a clear understanding of the construction and design process. Construction projects have a particular set of targets and limitations, for example, an expected period for fulfilment. While the institutional courses of action or…

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Rehabilitation of abandoned railways challenges from the civil engineering point of view, cost pressure as estimation of the costs, risks associated, and their opportunities in UK

Abandoned Railway Tracks These are the railway tracks that has not been under usage since long time due to certain reasons, we can say these railway tracks are disused railway tracks or closed railway tracks due to their not usage since long time. Challenges Behind Rehabilitation of abandoned railways w.r.t civil engineering in UK market…

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What is whole life cycle costing for infrastructures, and is it worth?

Whole life cycle costs entail all costs related to the existence of a structure, from commencement to development, occupation, and activity, and removal. Whole life cycle costing is a technique for the structured economic assessment used to build up the absolute expense of proprietorship, or the whole life costing of choice evaluations. It is an…

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