12 Important Points About Estimating

1: When any Quantity civil Engineer want to find out the building Estimation, bride , road or any construction project before starting estimation Quantity surveyor should be seen the project plane and their dimensions. And after that the Quantity surveyor will be able to find out the project quantity.

2: The drawing detailed should be attached with their estimation of any project. Because it will make our estimate           too much easy.

3: To Find out the building or any other structure the dimension should be cleared for estimation works.

4: In estimation time all the item should be calculated in units , and also with their payments.

5: To find out estimation also posses a good imagination skill during reading technical drawings to workout quantity       take off.

6: for estimation of any project we have to check out the per item materials price in current rate.

7: The road estimation should be done in RD or in Km.

8: the project estimation should be done with drawing dimension, Because when we do not follow the drawing dimension it will not give us the correct estimate.

9: In the estimation of culverts and bridge we have to find out the estimation in Meters. Because these are the rules of Estimation of Bridge and culverts.

10: We have to find out the estimation with the project specification, than it will be better for our project.

11: Schedule baseline should be taken in the beginning and should not be changed except change requests.

12:  when we fine out the estimation ,If there are many risks in a project, appropriate budget and time that is needed to accommodate these risks when they occur must be planned respectively.

Note: The above points are very important to find out the building or any other project, Because without all these point we are not able to find the building estimation. So we have to follow all these points for estimation of nay projects.

Written by : Engr Sami Ullah   Civilglobal.com