find enclosed herewith a detailed presentation on quantity surveying. in this presentation i covered the following subjects
What is a Quantity Surveyor’s role?
What is cost planning?
What methods of cost estimating exist?
How does a Quantity Surveyor add value?
How does it differ from a cost estimate?
What are the construction stages for a project?
PRE-DESIGN / INCEPTION STAGE
The client should seek to undertake the following prior to any design development
CONCEPTUAL DESIGN STAGE
DESIGN DEVELOPMENT STAGE
DOCUMENTATION STAGE (TENDER / CONTRACT DOCUMENTATION
CONSTRUCTION / CONTRACT AND ADMINISTRATION STAGE
DEFECTS LIABILITY STAGE
Definition of Quantity Survey
Data Required for the Preparation of an Estimate or Quantity Survey
The quantities mainly can be calculated as:
Types of Estimates and Quantity Survey
Topics under Quantity Surveying
List of items to be calculated below Ground level [sub structure]
List of items to be calculated above Ground level [Super Structure]
PROCESS OF EXECUTING WORK ON SITE
Types of load
and many more itmes
hope this presentation shall enlighten the knowledge of quantity surveying to all