AQS 1100 PRINCIPLES OF MEASUREMENT FOR BUILDING WORKS

WEEK SIX – SITE CLEARANCE

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INTRODUCTION TO SMM2 CLAUSE GENERAL SECTION A (GENERAL RULES) INTRODUCTION TO SITE CLEARANCE MEASUREMENT MEASUREMENT RULES GUIDE TO TAKING OFF

INTRODUCTION TO SMM2
SECTIO HEADING N A B GENERAL RULES PRELIMINARIES Guide for measuring: Guide on general rule for measurement works preliminaries items related to construction works, contracts, descriptions etc demolition works, description writing and considerations Site clearance, excavation works, earthworks (cutting & filling) Piling works, testing for piling, diaphragm wall

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DEMOLITION EXCAVATION & EARTHWORK PILING & DIAPHRAGM WALLING

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CONCRETE WORK Concrete works (precast/RC): foundations, pile cap, beams, columns, wall etc. including reinforcement, formwork

INTRODUCTION TO SMM2
SECTIO HEADING N H J K UNDERPINNING MASONRY Guide for measuring: Works associated with underpinning (i.e. excavation) Stoneworks, its classification and construction joints

WATERPROOFING Waterproofing works for floors, pavement, & ASPHALT WORK roofing, tanks, basements etc ROOFING WOODWORK Roof coverings, accessories and rain water goods (RWG) Timberworks associated with : carcassing (frame), boardings, finishes, door & window frame, ironmongeries etc Steel frame works (i.e. factory buildings, malls, offices)

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STRUCTURAL STEELWORK

ceiling boards. decorating works (wall papers) Works associated with constructing drain T U V . slabs. wall CEILING FINISHES tiles.INTRODUCTION TO SMM2 SECTIO HEADING N Q PLUMBING & MECHANICAL ENGINEERING INSTALLATIONS ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS Guide for measuring: Pipeworks (refer Q2 pg 95). supports. ductworks. connections. fittings. trunking. fuel pipes Electrical works: wiring. window & door glass) Works associated with painting works. air conditioning ductworks.e. insulation. cabling etc R S FLOOR.e. chemical gas pipes in hospital. Normally involve in water plumbing. carpetting GLAZING PAINTING & DECORATING DRAINAGE Works associated with glass (i. WALL & Architectural works: finishes (i.

INTRODUCTION TO SMM2 SECTION A – GENERAL RULES A1 A2 A3 A4 A5 A6 A7 A8 A9 – – – – – – – – – introduction Bills of Quantities Measurement Description Drawn Information Standard Products Quantities Provisional Sums & Prime Cost Sum Works in Special Conditions .

INTRODUCTION Objective of Site Clearance  Preparing the site for construction activities .

INTRODUCTION WORKS INVOLVED IN SITE PREPARATION / CLEARANCE  Cutting of trees  Removing the tree stumps  Removing the hedges  Removing the shrubs and bushes  Removing & Relocating the turf or grass  Removing & Relocating the topsoil .

INTRODUCTION : SITE CLEARANCE Trees Hedges Shrubs Groundcovers & topsoil .

INTRODUCTION Cutting of Trees & Removing of stump .

INTRODUCTION Removing Hedges . Shrubs & Bushes .

INTRODUCTION Does the Site Ready for Construction? .

INTRODUCTION Removing of Topsoil .

INTRODUCTION Removing of Topsoil .

INTRODUCTION Plant & Machinery Used Excavator Bull Dozer .

INTRODUCTION Plant & Machinery Used Backhoe Loader .

MEASUREMENT : SMM 2 CLAUSE SECTION D : EXCAVATION AND EARTHWORK D2 – Removing hedges D3 – Clearing undergrowth D4 – Removing trees D5 – Tree stumps D6 – Lifting turf D7 – Topsoil D8 – Alternative method of measurement .

MEASUREMENT : ALTERNATIVE A .

MEASUREMENT RULES : D2 Section D2  Cutting & Grubbing of hedges and their roots  Include the disposal  Measured in linear meter (m)  State the nature / height & location .

MEASUREMENT RULES : D2 Example 20000 Measurement: Total Length = 20000 + 20000 = 40000 = 40.00m 20000 SITE .

JOB: ELEMENT: SLIP NO: AQS 1100 HEADING: SITE PREPARATION Excavation & Earthwork 1 DESCRIPTION: UNIT: Clearing site of hibiscus hedges average 1.00 .00 Total Length = 20000 + 20000 = 40000 CHK SQD: RED: Side Cast CHK RED: RATE: TOTAL COST 40.00 40.00m high and grubbing up their roots QTY: m 40 SQD: MEASUREMENT RULES : D2 40.

MEASUREMENT RULES : D3 Section D3  Clearing of undergrowth / bushes / shrubs  Include the disposal  Measure in meter square (m2) .

00m2 .MEASUREMENT RULES : D3 Example 20000 Measurement: Total Area 20000 = 20000 x 20000 = 40.

JOB: ELEMENT: SLIP NO: AQS 1100 HEADING: SITE PREPARATION Excavation & Earthwork 2 DESCRIPTION: UNIT: Clearing site of undergrowth.00 . bushes.00 Length 20000 CHK SQD: Width 20000 RED: CHK RED: RATE: TOTAL COST 400.00 400. shrub & the like & grubbing up their roots QTY: m2 40 SQD: MEASUREMENT RULES : D3 20.00 20.

MEASUREMENT RULES : D4 Section D4  Cutting down trees and grubbing their roots  Include disposal  Measured in numbers (No)  Classified in stages of 300mm girth (measured at 1. circumference / perimeter) .00m from the ground  Filling of void if necessary Notes: Girth – the measurement around the middle of something (i.e.

MEASUREMENT RULES : D4  Classified in stages of 300mm girth 1.00 .

e. 300mm G = 100 = 2 no Total No 300mm – 600mm = 1 no G = 500 .MEASUREMENT RULES : D4 Example Measurement: G = 280 Total No n.

00m above ground level CHK SQD: 2 2 RED: CHK RED: RATE: TOTAL COST 2 .JOB: ELEMENT: SLIP NO: AQS 1100 HEADING: SITE PREPARATION Excavation & Earthwork 3 DESCRIPTION: UNIT: Cutting down trees & grubbing up their roots & filling voids left by removal of roots with material arising from excavation No QTY: 2 SQD: MEASUREMENT RULES : D4 Not Exceeding 300mm girth at 1.

JOB: ELEMENT: SLIP NO: AQS 1100 HEADING: SITE PREPARATION Excavation & earthwork 4 DESCRIPTION: UNIT: Cutting down trees & grubbing up their roots & filling voids left by removal of roots with material arising from excavation No QTY: 1 SQD: MEASUREMENT RULES : D4 Exceeding 300mm & not exceeding 600mm girth ditto CHK SQD: 1 1 RED: CHK RED: RATE: TOTAL COST 1 .

00m above ground level No QTY: 1 SQD: MEASUREMENT RULES : D5 CHK SQD: 1 1 RED: CHK RED: RATE: TOTAL COST 1 .JOB: ELEMENT: SLIP NO: AQS 1100 HEADING: SITE PREPARATION Excavation & earthwork 5 DESCRIPTION: UNIT: Removing existing tree stumps and grubbing up their roots and filling voids left by removal of roots with material arising from excavation not exceeding 300mm girth at 1.

MEASUREMENT : ALTERNATIVE B .

shrubs. removal of stump and all clearance of undergrowth. hedges & bushes are given as item.  Describing the total area affected in the description area. .MEASUREMENT RULES : D8 Section D 8  Cutting of trees.

00m2 20000 .MEASUREMENT RULES : D8 20000 Measurement: Total Area = 20000 x 20000 = 40.

JOB: ELEMENT: SLIP NO: AQS 1100 HEADING: SITE PREPARATION Excavation & earthwork 1 DESCRIPTION: UNIT: Cutting down trees & clearing site of undergrowth. bushes. scrub and Item hedges & grubbing up their roots & filling voids left by removal of roots with selected material arising from excavation (in 40m2) QTY: MEASUREMENT RULES : D8 SQD: Item CHK SQD: RED: CHK RED: RATE: TOTAL COST .

HOW TO START? .

HOW TO START? .

HOW TO START? Proposed construction project site .

4.e. 5. 6. sizes. specification) Prepare taking off list Prepare table to indicate various stages or sizes of items Prepare Query List (if required) Indicate page numbers in every slip sort sheet .GUIDELINES TO TAKING-OFF 1. 2. annotation. 3. Check the scale of the drawing Check the sufficiency of the data provided (i.

GUIDELINES TO TAKING-OFF Taking Off List  Indicate a list of items to be measured from the drawing  Follow the sequence of work  State the clauses in the SMM 2 and unit of measurement .

Ditto exceeding 300mm & n. Cutting down hedges No D4 CHK RED: D5 RATE: TOTAL COST . Cutting down trees n.JOB: ELEMENT: SLIP NO: AQS 1100 Excavation & earthwork TAKING OFF LIST 1 GUIDELINES : T.e. 600mm girth No 4. 300mm girth No SMM D3 CHK SQD: D4 RED: 3. LIST HEADING: DESCRIPTION: UNIT: QTY: SQD: Item Unit 1.O.e. Clearing Undergrowth m2 2.

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