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Quantity Surveying & Valuation

Enrollment in this course is by invitation only

About This Course

Module 1 - General Introduction- Quantity Surveying- Basic principles-Types of Estimates - Specifications- purposes and basic principles-general specifications - Detailed specifications-Method of measurement of various items of work. Analysis of rates- Introduction to the use of CPWD data book and schedule of rates- conveyance and conveyance statement -miscellaneous charges

Module 2 - Preparation of data and analysis of rates for various items of work connected with building construction and other civil engineering structures with reference to Indian Standard Specification.

Module 3 - Detailed estimate including quantities, abstract and preparation of various items of works- buildings- centerline method and long wall short wall method- sanitary and water supply works- soak pits, septic tanks, overhead tanks, culverts, Retaining walls, road construction. Bar-bending schedule-preparation of bar-bending schedule for RCC works connected with building construction, culverts and minor irrigation works.

Module 4 - Valuation - Explanation of terms, types of values, sinking fund, years purchase, Depreciation - Straight line method, constant percentage method, S.F method .Obsolescence. Valuation of real properties-rental method, profit based method, depreciation method. Valuation of landed properties -belting method, development method, hypothecated building scheme method. Rent calculation. Lease and Lease hold property

CE334 Computer Aided Civil Engg. Lab

The students should be able interpret building drawings and understand the execution of project

Course Outcomes

CE 409.1 Identify the specifications of various components and materials for construction of buildings

CE 409.2 Prepare conveyance statement for various materials

CE 409.3 Analyse the rates of various items of work in building construction

CE 409.4 Prepare the detailed estimate of civil engineering structures

CE 409.5 Prepare bar bending schedule of RCC works

CE 409.6 Estimate the value of buildings and construction equipment using available methods

Course Staff

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Rinu J Achison

Ms. Rinu J Achison completed her B.Tech in Civil Engineering from SCMS School of Engineering and Technology and her M.Tech from College of Engineering, Trivandrum with specialisation Hydraulics Engineering. She started her career as an Engineer at Good Earth Estates. She has been working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering since 2007. She has handled subjects such as Basic Civil Engineering, Fluid Mechanics, Open Channel Flow and Hydraulics Machines and Water Resources Engineering. She is currently the staff co-ordinator of the Indian Concrete Institute Students Chapter of FISAT.

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Reshma Prasad

Ms. Reshma Prasad completed her B.Tech in Civil Engineering from NIT Calicut in 2011. She worked as a Structural Design Engineer in SJC (Satish Jain & Company), a design firm based in Mumbai for 2 years after her B.Tech before pursuing higher education. She completed M.Tech in Structural Engineering from IIT Kanpur in 2015. She joined as Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering department, FISAT in 2015. She has handled subjects such as Basics of Civil Engineering, Introduction to Civil Engineering, Introduction to Sustainable Engineering, Disaster Management, Design of Concrete Structures, Quantity Surveying and Valuation, Prestressed Concrete and Advanced Structural Design.

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