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Aspects of Surveying in Construction

CIVIL ENGINEERING DESIGN 1 for STRUCTURAL STEELWORK DESIGN 2011

Any Project has Spatial Aspect

3.

THE PROJECT The Site Putra interstate coach terminal is located at Jalan Putra, Kuala Lumpur, latitude 3 degree 10 2 North of the Equator and longitude 101 degree 41 25 East of the Prime Meridian.

Spatial Aspect of Project


b) The Brief i) Brief Manifesto The brief calls for the design of a high rise mixed-used tower building to be situated at Terminal Putra, Kuala Lumpur. The students are expected to contain the site limitation or boundaries are as per the existing footprints of the Putra Coach terminal respecting all statutory and the Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur Urban Design guidelines (UDG).

List of Surveys Activities


Recce survey Topo survey/plan Original Ground Level (OGL) Boundary Survey Pre-construction plan Setting out survey/plan Building pegging Construction survey As-built plan

Why Require Survey ?


Requirement by Law
Pre-construction Setting-out

Requirement by Practice
Topo survey Boundary survey As-built plan Construction survey

Requirement by Law
Uniform Building by-Law 1984 Part II Submission of Plans For Approval Para 10. Plans required.

Pre-construction survey plan

The site of the proposed building lot

The means of access to the site from the street and the name of the street.

Complete lines of surface water and foul water drainage

Requirement by Law
Para 23. Notice of Completion of setting out
(1)As soon as the setting out of building has been completed, the qualified person shall give written notice to the local authority in Form C in the Second Schedule Hence requires setting out plan

Setting Out Plan

Setting Out Plan

Setting Out Plan

Setting Out Data


dist 184.400 176.600
2

149.200 153.200

10.585

4 9.8

tan

0.40816

P1

N 184.400 E 149.200

2212'15.52"

Dist CP to P1 is 10.585 m Bearing CP to P1 is 3334747.4


CP

N 176.600 E 153.200

Requirement by Practice
Topo survey Boundary survey As-built plan Construction survey

Boundary Survey
Correct site Project within the boundary of proposed site
the site limitation or boundaries are as per the existing footprints of the Putra Coach terminal

Topo, Boundary, OGL (other details?)

From Topo Survey


Engineer and architect will base their design
Retaining wall required? Cut and fill required? Point of discharge of proposed drains etc

Construction Start
Construction survey Control of verticality

As-built plan (building, road, sewerage)

Spatial aspect Of project

Recce survey

Topo survey

design

Pre-const survey

Setting-out survey /Building pegging

Construction Take place

Construction survey

As-built survey plan