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This indicates that all other items relevant to this view are hidden. Published 01 Aug After the completion of the taking-off process, the taking-off was computerised by tabulating it using a spreadsheet. As illustrated throughout this dissertation, quantifying and costing is one of the main competencies of what a quantity surveyor has to offer, as mention by a number of authors Ashworth et al, ; Cartlidge Filling from excavation In this case, the objectives of the study are presented into four sections see figure 3.

It focuses more on items that require knowledge and experience of taking-off such as the substructure of the building, including items that cannot be automatically counted such as the excavation disposals and fillings.

This chapter describes how the traditional quantification and costing process, was once performed with the use of drawings in the form of hardcopies, followed by CAD drawings and most recently by automated 3D quantity take-off software, such as VICO and Autodesk QTO. Use a software to automatically determine its dimensions for the taking-off.

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Moreover, it goes on to demonstrate the changes provoked by using the automatic BIM process compared to the traditional taking-off process, and what these mean for the profession.


However, I did not know that there was a section in the drawings where all the windows where described in detail including the dimensions of each window. The chapter is presented in sections as follows: The foundation element of the 3D model is used for both the manual and automatic process of taking-off and production of the bill of quantities.

Tree Removal Girth mm to 3. Illustrate the tools used for taking-off measurements in Autodesk QTO. During the traditional taking-off process, it is a rule of thumb to write the measurements on the dimension paper to two decimal places refer to appendix C.

Each part that is measured will be ticked off, thus confirming the measurement of that material.

Quarterly construction price and cost indices. In order for the correct volume to be calculated the volume had to multiplied by the ratio of hardcore to the floor bed and the concrete to floor bed.

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Paperback Published 15 Apr This meant that the items were included in both the main component and as individuals. The majority of these laborious tasks can be avoided, as illustrated below. Sackey et al summarises see figure 2.

DPC Damp proof There was no automatic list prepared for the taking-off list apart from the catalogue. One of the key changes covered in section 5. In order for a building to become immeasurable, it must go through measurable means, during the design stage.

Finally, another module that was important towards my understanding of the company was contract law, helping me understand the bool and some clause regarding the JCT.

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Jump to page Jump Jump to page. This was not the case during the automatic taking-off, where both a 3D model and drawings were used. These kinds of changes can be a prospect for the profession to expand into more diverse services.


However, as demonstrated in appendix E the forming of cavity was not included in the bill of quantities. This indicates that the usage of automatic taking-off process may be dissociating from NRM. Ever since the birth of the quantity surveying profession, it has continually been evolving in both their services and processes Ashworth et al, ; Davis Langdon and Everest, Revit was used to create the residential home model and all the necessary drawings, shown in appendix A.

Wessex building price book. Taking for example the floor bed, which in our case was mm thick, complied of mm of concrete and mm of hardcore.

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Sample of the bill of quantities indicating wrong measurement resulting to wrong price. Elevator Shaft — Plan View Figure Timeline of technological progression in the UK construction industry: However, I was told that this was normal and the reason behind this was the material and efficiency of each type of window supplied by the suppliers.