Webinar Series: Managing Today's Reality

Taking Risk into Account when Estimating

This webinar is part of Construction Institute's Free Webinar Series: Managing Today's Reality. Presented by Lewis Finkel on May 15, 2020.

Lewis Finkel, F.C.P.E., President, Professional Construction Services, Inc.
Lewis Finkel, F.C.P.E. is a Certified Professional Estimator with over 40 years construction experience. Prior to founding Professional Construction Services, Inc. he served with three General Contractors, a Developer and a Design Build Contracting/Engineering firm. In 1970, Mr. Finkel graduated from Drexel University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering with a Construction Management Major.

He has estimated billions of dollars in Construction Projects and has had full responsibility for the estimates from solicitation of subcontractors through delivery of bids on bid day.
He has scheduled many projects from small residential projects through multimillion dollar projects.
He has been responsible for all construction purchasing at his various companies.
He has been responsible for designing real estate pro-formas for developing projects.
He has been responsible for site supervision on overall construction operations for condominiums, office buildings, laboratories and other buildings.
He is a member of the American Society of Professional Estimators, and is a Past National President.
He is a member of the Construction Institute of Connecticut and serves on both the Finance and Education Committees.
He teaches Estimating of Buildings and Heavy and Highway projects at Central Connecticut State University.
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