Construction Cost Estimator vs. Quantity Surveyor: What the Difference Is and How They Do It

According to Seeley I.H Quantity Surveilling Practice, 1st edition (1984), the history of the profession of Quantity surveyors dates back to the 18th Century in the United Kingdom when construction projects were valued and measured after they had been built. After the building was built, the “measurers” would value the work and negotiate with the…