This virtual training will provide subcontractors with an overview of the bidding process and how people use bidding documents and tools to generate bids. Attendees of this training will understand how cost modules are created and how they can be used to expedite the bidding process.
- The components of a bid and how bid documents differ from construction documents.
- An understanding of how estimating tools differ and the limitations of estimating software.
- Where to find the critical information in construction documents to determine cost drivers.
- Describe your trade’s cost module and how it can be used to provide quick and accurate bids.
Presenter | Ozzie Gonzalez, P3 Consulting
Ozzie is the Owner and founder of P3 Consulting—a solo practice dedicated to helping small and large businesses grow while improving their environmental and social footprint. Trained in Environmental Science and Architecture, Ozzie has dedicated his career to designing and building solutions that bridge environmental health with community prosperity. Ozzie currently serves as the District 2 Representative on the Trimet Board of Directors where he sponsored the 2020 Transit Oriented Development Policy. Prior to starting P3, Ozzie served as the Regional Diversity Director for Howard S. Wright and spent seven years as Global Sustainability Director for CH2M Hill. Ozzie lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife and two children whose greatness he hopes to catch up to someday.