What is RS Means? - Definition from WhatIs.com
Part of the Project management glossary:

RS Means is a division of Reed Business Information that provides cost information to the construction industry so contractors in the industry can provide accurate estimates and projections for their project costs. It has become a data standard for government work in terms of pricing, and is widely used by the industry as a whole. RS Means is accessible online and it also integrated in a variety of cost estimating software packages to allow for fast and reliable estimating. Cost information is updated annually and is available online, via CD-Rom, or in book form.

This was last updated in February 2008
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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