Modify freight pricing

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2021
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Modify freight pricing

In the Freight Maintenance dialog box, you can modify freight pricing used in Estimating. The freight information that you set in the Freight Maintenance dialog box can be applied to all estimates.

  1. Click the Maintenance ribbon tab.
  2. On the menu, select Estimating Maintenance > Freight Maintenance.

  3. To change the costs of inbound freight and purchased items, in the Freight section of the Freight Maintenance dialog box, modify the trailer capacity, jobsite freight costs, and minimum freight charges.

  4. To update the inbound freight costs, click Save at the bottom of Freight section.

  5. Select or clear the Jobsite Freight $/CWT or Jobsite Freight $/KG check box according to your needs:

    When the Jobsite Freight $/CWT or Jobsite Freight $/KG check box is... It means that...
    selected
    • Tekla EPM calculates freight as dollar per hundredweight or per kilogram.

    • When the total shipping weight is less than the trailer capacity, the Freight Partial Truck multipliers are added to the total calculation for Freight Per CWT/KG.

    cleared
    • Tekla EPM calculates freight as dollar per mile (the Freight Per Mile value is used).

    • When Freight Per Mile is less than Minimum Freight Charge Per Job, the Minimum Freight Charge Per Job is used instead.

Add or update the weight range and multiplier for different load sizes

The Freight Partial Truck options are used together with the Jobsite Freight $/CWT/Freight Per CWT/KG options when the Jobsite Freight $/CWT/Jobsite Freight $/KG check box is selected.

The Freight Partial Truck pricing also initiates a multiplier to the Freight Per Mile cost.

Do any of the following:
To Do this
Add a new weight range and multiplier
  1. In the Freight Partial Truck section, click New.

  2. Type the minimum and maximum weight.

  3. In the Multiplier field, type the base load cost multiplier.

    The multiplier value is used to calculate the Freight Per Mile cost for loads that fall within the weight range.

  4. Click Add.

Modify an existing weight range and multiplier
  1. In the Freight Partial Truck section, click to select a distance in the list.

  2. Modify the weight range or the multiplier value.

  3. Click Edit to save the changes.

Add or update freight pricing per hundedweight or kilogram

Do any of the following:
To Do this
Add new pricing for a distance
  1. In the Freight Per CWT/KG section, click New.

  2. Define values for minimum miles, maximum miles, and cost.

  3. Click Add.

Modify the pricing of an existing distance
  1. In the Freight Per CWT/KG section, click to select a distance in the list.

  2. Modify the cost.

  3. Click Edit to save the changes.

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