Taking Off Quantities: Civil Engineering
This book provides a thorough understanding of the general principles of measurement for taking off quantities. An essential guide to any quantity surveyor, architect or engineer. Taking off quantities: Civil Engineering demonstrates, through a series of detailed worked examples from a range of civil engineering projects, how the measurement techniques are actually used.
Table of Contents
Preface. General principles of measurement. CESMM3 - How it works. Pumping Station 1. Pumping Station 2. Retaining wall. Road. Reinforcement. Gatehouse. Mensuration and useful data. Index
Bryan Spain is a consultant quantity surveyor who specialises in building and civil engineering costs. He has worked in local government, private practice and contracting organisations. He has also written over 50 books, mainly on construction costs.