Cost Engineering Journal


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Cost Engineering is a bimonthly peer-reviewed journal. It is the official technical publication of AACE, featuring a variety of best-in-field technical articles. The journal is a member-only benefit. For full access to the current issue and archives dating back to 2005, click here or become a member today! Subscriptions are not available.

2022 Issues

Cost Engineering November 2022
November/December
IN THIS ISSUE:
  • Allocation Methods for Indirect Costs on Large Projects
  • A Case Study in the Rapid Deployment of New Forecasting Algorithms on a Large Tollway Construction Program
  • Practical Planning and Scheduling for Capital Project Delivery in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Cost Engineering September/October 2022
September/October
IN THIS ISSUE:
  • Analytics of What? Implications of Industrial Megaprojects Complexity in Data-Driven Forecasting
  • Integrated Site Data Acquisition Model for Construction Projects: Part 1 of 2
  • Control+ Integrated Data Analysis and Reporting for Construction Projects: Part 2 of 2
Cost Engineering July/August 2022
July/August
IN THIS ISSUE:
  • There is No Such Thing As a Free Non-Work Day
  • Once Upon a Project: Using Data to Tell the Story
  • The Impact of AI-Driven Project Management On an Organization’s Decision-Making Culture
Cost Engineering May/June 2022
May/June
IN THIS ISSUE:
  • Executability Modeling to Support Improved Federal Budgeting
  • Recommended Practice for Project Historical Database Development
  • Weather Impacts and Loss Productivity Claims
Cost Engineering March/April 2022
March/April
IN THIS ISSUE:
  • Discrete Event Simulation as a Tool for Cost Estimating
  • Escalation Study for DOE NNSA's Capital Acquisition Projects
  • Benchmarking Tool for Planning and Assessing Construction Estimates
Cost Engineering January/February 2022
January/February
IN THIS ISSUE:
  • Timing Your Time Extensions and General Conditions Costs
  • "Concurrent Events" and Other Scheduling Issues in the News
  • The Top Ten Mistakes Made in Forensic Analysis

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Testimonials

“Being kept up to date with current trends in cost engineering through technical papers in the Cost Engineering journal and Source is enlightening. It improves my project management skills in the area of costing.”

- Zivai Marangarire, CCP
Inspector (Chemical Production Technologist)
Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
The Hague, The Netherlands