Our Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Who are Estimating Solutions Group?
A. Estimating Solutions Group is an Australian-based company providing professional estimating, project management and drafting services for the construction industry, helping small to large size businesses tender on projects on an as-needed basis throughout Australia and New Zealand.

Q. Why should my business use Estimating Solutions Group?
A. Having full-time electrical and civil estimators can cost in the region of AUD$60,000 – $150,000 per annum. In this competitive market, we acknowledge that business needs to run smarter and more efficiently to ensure a profit is gained. Using Estimating Solutions Group you are not locked into any contracts and our service is based on an as-needed basis only, eliminating the need to employ a full-time estimator.

Q. As you’re based in Perth, can you help companies in other Australian cities?
A. Yes of course! We help companies across the country and have clients all around Australia and NZ.

Q. What experience do the Estimating Solutions Group team have?
A. We currently have 10 full-time electricalcivil and hydraulic estimators with a combined industry experience of 100+ Years. Between us, we have worked on projects ranging from $5k – $50m across the residential, commercial, industrial and mining sectors.

Q. How do I request an estimate?
A. Head to our contact page and fill out the form or send your documents through to rfq@csgau.com.au to get a free no obligation quote for services.

Q. How fast can you complete a project?
A. We pride ourselves on our fast turnaround, meeting even the toughest deadlines. Without the need of suppliers, we can (in some cases) complete projects the same day!

Q. How much do Estimating Solutions Group charge?
A. Simply send us the project documentation to rfq@csgau.com.au and we will provide an obligation free quote on the cost of estimating your project.

Q. What will I receive upon completion of my estimate? 
A. You will be provided with our pricing calculations along with all pricing that we receive from your suppliers and a tender submission document tailored to your business which includes all clarifications, inclusions, and exclusions associated with the project. All you need to do is conduct your due diligence, adjust your hourly rate and margins and send it to your client.

Q. How do I pay for your services?
A. Estimating Solutions Group accept the following payment options: Bank transfer, Paypal and Credit card.

Q. Does Estimating Solutions Group offer packages?
A. Yes, we offer tailored packages to our clients, with options including but not limited to: a set rate for each project, bulk purchase of hours or a set retainer. Our main objective is ensuring our clients are winning work and that our service is cost-effective for them, so please ask us and see what we can do help your business grow!

Q. Do you do any other type of estimating?
A. Give us a call or send us an email and we can discuss your requirements so we can see if we can accommodate for you!

Q. What happens if multiple contractors request the same project?
A. We base our services on trust and integrity. Should this scenario occur, we will immediately inform all parties (who remain anonymous) to ensure they are happy to proceed. We build relationships with our clients based on professionalism and integrity and are confident our operations will protect that trust placed in us. Every business has different overheads and we leave this decision to each individual clients discretion how competitive they wish to make their tender by adjusting your quotation. (Hourly Rates, Margins, Labour Install Rates, etc.)

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