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RSMeans Releases New 2012 Construction Cost Data in CD Format

Dec 01, 2011

RSMeans offers a free, online training seminar with the purchase of any 2 CD titles, for a limited time only

NORCROSS, GA (December 1, 2011) - RSMeans, North America’s leading supplier of construction cost information and a division of Reed Construction Data, today announced the release of the new 2012 version of RSMeans CostWorks, a CD-based construction cost reference and estimating software, available at www.rsmeans.com.

CostWorks combines RSMeans cost data with professional cost estimating functionality, offering electronic access to the same titles that are currently offered in book format.  The cost data options cover a wide range of materials, equipment, and labor costs for nearly all types of construction, keeping owners, developers, architects, engineers and contractors up-to-date on localized construction costs.

“The focus at RSMeans has always been to provide construction professionals with the most comprehensive, accurate, and up-to-date cost data available,” said Daimon Bridge, Senior Director of Product Management, Reed Construction Data.  “The new 2012 CostWorks product delivers completely updated and expanded cost data to help construction professionals overcome volatility in the market and develop accurate estimates.”

The new 2012 RSMeans CostWorks CD includes localized costs for over 930 U.S. and Canadian geographic areas, simple search features for quick access to search and locate data, plus free downloadable quarterly updates.  Users can also create, customize and save estimates by selecting cost lines from the database and share cost estimates with team members or export to Excel. 

To celebrate the release of the 2012 RSMeans CostWorks, RSMeans is giving away a free, online training seminar with the purchase of any 2 CD titles.  To take advantage of this special offer, customers must add the

CostWorks Online Training Seminar

to their shopping cart along with any 2 CostWorks CD titles, using promotion code: CDTR-1111 at checkout, or call 1-800-334-3509, option 2.  The offer expires on 12/31/11.

To learn more about RSMeans’ new 2012 CostWorks-CD, visit: www.RSMeans.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.