Andy Cluness


Andy Cluness is the President of ARC Cost Group LLC. Andrew brings 20+ years of extensive knowledge of the construction management industry and for the last 17 years has been based in the Pacific NW.  His cost planning expertise is applied through various sectors ranging from education, healthcare to confidential projects.  He has led estimating services on projects ranging in scope and size from $1 million to $1.5 billion for private and public sector clients.  From contract inception to completion, Andrew has provided both pre and post contract duties including estimating, value engineering and negotiating of contracts and change orders. 

Guest Lecturing:

  • Cornell University 2018 "Construction Cost Planning and Estimating"

Personal Interests:

  • Predator catch and release fisherman, targeting Arapaima 150#+
  • Award Winning Satirical Poet "Carrington-Smyth Award" (2017)
  • Football AKA Soccer Coach North Kitsap Soccer Club (U10 to U19)
  • Community Volunteering
  • Huddersfield Town AFC Fan