Cost and carbon estimating software

Estimate with confidence

Benchmark Estimating empowers your decision-making, boosts business intelligence, promotes sustainability and optimises costs.

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Built by engineers for engineers

Carbon Estimating

A powerful way to calculate carbon across your portfolio of infrastructure assets.

Cost Estimating

Estimate cost with confidence across your portfolios and projects.

Insights & Analytics

Next level business intelligence, reporting and analytics solutions.

Data Services

Expert support for setting up and managing your estimating data.

Trusted globally for over 30 years

Benchmark Estimating provided a way for us to streamline and simplify our cost estimating processes and gave us consistency and accuracy to our quoting. We now know that if we were going to price a job, we could get it done within tight turnarounds and without the frustrations.

Ross Inglis
National Operations Manager

Benchmark Estimating can manage day-to-day quotes quickly and accurately as well as handling major projects quoting with ease. The ultimate benefit is the ability to improve the business by easily and accurately comparing field performance to our estimates. Benchmark Estimating provides the ideal starting point for this.

David Rodger
Project Manager National Rollout

We have selected Benchmark Estimating because, no matter what line of work each individual business unit is in, the software can produce estimates quickly and accurately. We were impressed with how quickly we can implement Benchmark Estimating into new business units.

Peter Reidy
Chief Operating Officer

Benchmark Estimating’s capability has given National Highways the ability to drive down capital costs whilst creating cost certainty for the capital program. Benchmark Estimating has worked hard to deliver this unique estimating capability and proves their commitment to deliver on time, cost and quality for their customers.

Mark Gripton
Head of Total Cost Management Team, Commercial Division

With Benchmark Estimating, Programmed Facility Management will be able to provide a consistent and transparent method of estimating; and it allows us to implement common processes and best practices for all Programmed Facility Management users across the country.

Rick Pelletier
Business Systems Manager

We have worked with the team from Benchmark Estimating for many years and they have always provided BORAL with good, timely support. Their support services are quick to respond and give assistance whenever called upon. No problem is too great or challenging.

Stephen Meredith
Business Support Analyst
unique features

What sets Benchmark Estimating apart

Unique perspective

Leverage insights from over 30 years of expertise in engineering and estimating. Seamless setup and effortless use through collaborative partnership with our engineers.

Full asset lifecycle

Estimate and report throughout the infrastructure lifecycle. Effectively manage multiple projects, operations, and entire portfolios to advance towards net zero goals and optimise costs.

Integration of cost & carbon

Seamless integration within a single platform. Access data concurrently, leveraging existing structures and practices for efficient implementation.

Single platform

Unlock your entire estimating eco-system with one unified platform linking your organisation to your supply chain.


Engineered for peak performance, scalability, and handling large datasets, making it the optimal choice for businesses with complex infrastructure portfolios.

Supports flexible estimating

Create highly accurate, detailed and bottom-up estimates using first principles estimating. Also supports top down estimating using configurable set of key parameters.

who we help

Tailored for asset owners, contractors and consultants

Our flexible and easy-to-use estimating software offers a myriad of benefits for a wide range of industries.

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Knowledge resources

Boost your estimating processes with our knowledge resources

case study

SA Water finds consistency and assurance with Benchmark Estimating

A reliance on spreadsheets led to less-than-optimal cost estimating outcomes for SA Water’s River Murray Operations team. Hear how they sought a solution which would allow them to improve their estimating capability

SA Water finds consistency and assurance with Benchmark Estimating

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