Managing Measurement Risk in Building and Civil Engineering

Product Number: EB00631151
Released: Jan 19, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118561515
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Offers quantity surveyors, engineers, building surveyors and contractors clear guidance on how to recognise and avoid measurement risk. The book recognises the interrelationship of measurement with complex contractual issues; emphasises the role of measurement in the entirety of the contracting process; and helps to widen the accessibility of measurement beyond the province of the professional quantity surveyor. For the busy practitioner, the book includes: -Detailed coverage of NRM1 and NRM2, CESMM4, Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works and POM(I) -Comparison of NRM2 with SMM7 -Detailed analysis of changes from CESMM3 to CESMM4 -Coverage of the measurement implications of major main and sub-contract conditions (JCT, NEC3, Infrastructure Conditions and FIDIC) -Definitions of 5D BIM and exploration of BIM measurement protocols -Considerations of the measurement risk implications of both formal and informal tender documentation and common methods of procurement -An identification of pre- and post-contract measurement risk issues -Coverage of measurement risk in claims and final accounts -Detailed worked examples and explanations of computer-based measurement using a variety of industry-standard software packages.

Author(s): Peter Williams
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Dec 14, 2015

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