Estimation of man-hours.

Source: Excel® workbook designed by PLCdesign.xyz

Use: For doing an estimation of engineering and software man-hours in a control system.

How to use it:

  1. Enter inputs / outputs of PLC or control system, amount of equipment and control loops, and other data.
  2. ENGINEERING Tasks: select the tasks to be calculated and the applicable “modifiers” in order to adjust calculation to project and customer profiles.
  3. SOFTWARE Tasks: select the tasks to be calculated and the applicable “modifiers” in order to adjust calculation to project and customer profiles.
  4. On sheet “Base” it is possible to modify the base data for the calculations.

By pushing Reset button default data is loaded.

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Note 2: Data entered is only used in your browser for calculations.