Skip Top Navigation

Strategic Analysis and Estimating Office (SAEO) Home

Strategic Analysis and Estimating Office (SAEO) is part of the WSDOT Development Division.  We provide the technical support in the disciplines of estimating, risk analysis, value engineering, practical design, project development and training.

Cost Risk Assessment (CRA) and CEVP
These resources are provided to help promote and support effective Cost Risk Assessment (CRA) and the Cost Estimate Validation Process (CEVP).


Estimating and Modeling
Guidance and estimating documents are provided to help support with the estimating for your projects.

Project Development Support
Provides technical support and training for engineering data systems used in the preparation of Estimates and Contract Plans.

Value Engineering

  • Value Engineering Studies (Workshop Request Form )
  • Tools and Resources
  • Practical Design Peer Reviews
  • Combination Workshops


Project Development Training