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COSTS AND MANAGEMENTCOSTS AND MANAGEMENTBOOKKEEPINGAdequate bookkeeping is a basic necessity both for intelligent estimating and profitable operation. Most earthmoving contractors start in business with some knowledge of how to get work done, but with little or no understanding of how to keep track of what they are doing.Fortunately, it is not necessary for the contractor to keep the books personally. Large organizations have their own bookkeeping departments with full-time employees. A very small operator can hire an accountant or …
Herbert L. Nichols, Jr: Moving the Earth: The Workbook of Excavation, Fifth Edition. COSTS AND MANAGEMENT, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2005 1999), AccessEngineering