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RSMeans New 2012 Cost Estimating Data, Now Available in CD or Online Format at MeansCostWorks.com

Dec 20, 2011

NORCROSS, GA (December 20, 2011) - RSMeans, North America’s leading supplier of construction cost information and a division of Reed Construction Data, today announced the release of RSMeans’ 2012 CostWorks cost estimating data, Web-based construction cost reference and estimating software now available at www.MeansCostWorks.com.

RSMeans construction cost estimating data keeps owners, developers, architects, engineers, and contractors up-to-date on localized construction materials, labor, and equipment costs.  RSMeans also provides access to single RSMeans cost data titles or titles bundled together to help meet budget and cost estimating needs. 

The 2012 RSMeans CostWorks Cost Estimating Data includes:

  • Full compliance with Windows-7 in addition to Windows Vista and Windows-XP
  • Free downloadable quarterly updates
  • Localized cost to over 930 U.S. and Canadian geographic areas
  • Quick access to search and organize data, plus export estimates easily

RSMeans’ 2012 CostWorks CD and online formats extend value and flexibility to construction professionals to select the electronic delivery platform best suited for the needs of customers in cost estimating data and provides online cost data titles available in the same industry-standard options currently offered in book format.

“MeansCostWorks.com is RSMeans’ most flexible cost data solution and offers several time-saving features that enable customers to find the cost data they need more efficiently,” said Daimon Bridge, Senior Director of Product management, Reed Construction Data.

To learn more about RSMeans’ 2012 CostWorks cost estimating data, visit: www.MeansCostWorks.com.

About RSMeans
A division of Reed Construction Data and a trusted name in construction costs for 70 years, RSMeans is North America’s leading source of construction cost information.  RSMeans offers dependable cost data that is locally relevant, accurate and up-to-date.  Available in a convenient book, CD or online format, RSMeans tools are designed to help owners, developers, architects, engineers, and contractors estimate and control construction costs.  RSMeans specialists are on staff to assist with cost data and estimating needs.  Construction professionals may also utilize seminars and consulting services for added support.  To learn more, please visit: www.rsmeans.com.

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Reed Construction Data, a division of Reed Business Information and the Inaugural Strategic Partner of the AIA, is a leading North American provider of construction information through a diverse portfolio of innovative products and services. Reed offers its customers construction project leads, building product information, construction cost tools, construction news through a suite of online and print references — all valuable resources for architects, engineers, contractors, manufacturers, distributors and other professionals in the construction industry. For more information, visit www.reedconstructiondata.com or call 877-REED411.

Reed Business Information, a part of the Reed Elsevier Group plc (NYSE:RUK and ENL), is North America’s largest business-to-business information provider, with more than 80 market-leading publications, 55 Websites and a range of leading business-to-business services.