B2W Estimate Review - why 4.5 stars?

B2W Estimate - Estimating & Bidding Review
ITQlick Score: 90/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.5/5)
Pricing: 7/10 - high cost
Category: Construction Estimating -> B2W Estimate
Ranking:Ranked 6 out of 72 Construction Estimating systems
Company: B2W Software
Pricing: starts at $5,500 per license
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Links: B2W Estimate pricing, B2W Estimate alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Oct 16, 2020

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What is B2W Estimate?

B2W Estimate is a cloud-based Construction Estimating software that allows its users to optimize their bidding potentials through a central estimating system and cost structures. It also allows them to use automatic bid form submissions to increase the chances of winning high-margin bids. Companies can leverage these features to improve the consistency and accuracy of their bidding and estimation operations.

The software main features include WBS (Work Breakdown Structures), Synchronized Mobile Estimating, Automated DOT bidding, and Audit Trail. B2W Software is a private computer software company, founded in 1993. It has its headquarters in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA, and currently has within 50-200 employees.

What is B2W Estimate rating? ()

The rating of B2W Estimate is 4.5 stars out of 5 and the total score is 90 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are B2W Estimate's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Is B2W Estimate the best Construction Estimating?

B2W Estimate is ranked 6 out of 72 software in their category (Construction Estimating systems).

What are B2W Estimate's pros? (4 Pros)

  • The user interface of the software has tabs
  • Users can create reusable templates for tasks
  • Users can define labor classifications
  • The software can calculate costs and markups in tabs

What are B2W Estimate's cons? (2 cons)

  • There is no “undo” button in the software as of yet
  • Some users experienced B2W Estimate lagging when processing numerous bid elements

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to B2W Estimate: TurboBid, Fast Track Estimating, BIDBUILDER, Craftsman Site License, Red Rhino, Takeoff Plus, QuoteSoft, D4COST, eTakeoff, Bluebeam Revu. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of B2W Estimate?

The cost of license starts at $5,500 per license. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 7 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for B2W Estimate

What should you ask B2W Software during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with B2W Estimate and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching B2W Estimate in action.

Is it the right software for you?

B2W Estimate is fit for small, medium, and large-sized organizations in Construction, Energy & Resources, Utilities, Transportation, and Land Development industries. Project Managers, Equipment Managers, and Estimators would also find B2W Estimate useful for their operations. Barriere Construction, A.J. Coleman & Son, Brubacher Excavating, and Mortenson Construction are some of the software customers.

B2W Estimate's list of categories:

Costing
Construction
Construction Estimating
Construction Bid Management
Construction Project Management
File Sharing
Project Management
Bid Management

B2W Estimate's list of features:

Project Management
Bidding
Construction

B2W Estimate Vs. Alternatives

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TurboBid
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Fast
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92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
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92/100
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5/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$78.50 per license
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BIDBUILDER
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
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92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$1,295 per license
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.