About Haas Estimating and Consulting Services
Haas Estimating and Consulting Services is a Construction Consultants business that offers pre-construction services through out the United States. Those services includes but not limited to lumber takeoffs, material takeoffs, creating estimates, bidding, change order processing, creation of bidding procedures, subcontractor and general contractor assistance with the estimating process.
Frank Haas, CPE
Owner / Chief Estimator
Prior to and while Frank was in college he worked as a framing and trim carpenter in Bryan – College Station Texas. A son of an Architect, Frank wanted to follow in the footsteps of his father and make his mark in the construction industry. In 1989 Frank completed his BS in Building Construction from Texas A&M and begin working as a Estimator in Houston Texas for a small commercial contractor.
Frank has over 29 years of experience in Estimating. Frank has solicited, compiled, and analyzed subcontractor and vendors proposals during the bid process for large multimillion dollar projects and has developed Excel Workbooks to be utilized for the takeoff process for division 1 through 48. Frank has run Estimating Departments in four multifamily and commercial companies. He has been sucessful in assisting small General Contractors and Subcontractors in growing their business by assisting them in understanding the importance in good estimating in their everyday business and how to use current technology to grow their business.
Frank has been involved with The Society of Professional Estimators for the past 8 years. Frank earned his Certification as a Professional Estimator in 2005. Frank assisted over 70 estimators in Dallas in getting their certifications and was awarded the National Chapter Certification Chairmen of the year for three out of the four years he was Certification Chairmen. He served in both the National Certification Committee and the National Education Committee. Frank currently is working on growing another chapter in San Antonio Texas where he currently resides.