The book has been written for the students of Mechanical and Production Engineering as well as practicing engineers. For understanding the subject matter, plenty of solved examples have been included at appropriate places together with unsolved problems for practice. The book covers the entire syllabus of the subject, Mechanical Estimating and Costing including Contracting of various Engineering Colleges, Universities and Boards of Technical Education for the students preparing for undergraduate and diploma courses in Mechanical Engineering.
|Table of Contents|
|Table of Contents||* Technical Terms * Estimating and Costing * Elements of Costs * Materials Costing * Labour Costing * Material Cost Economics * Inventory Control * Indirect Expenses and Depreciation * Menstruation * Estimation of Material Cost * Estimation in Machine Shop, Sheet Metal Shop, Forging Shop and Welding Shop * Pattern Making and Foundry Shops * Tools, Jigs and Fixtures * Forecasting * Launching an Industry * Project Planning * Elements of Economics * Breakeven Analysis and Equipment Replacement Analysis * Financial Management * Book Keeping and Accounts * Budget and Budgetary Control * Cost Accounting, Cost Control and Cost Reduction * Contracting * Process Planning|