EA 362 – Specifications and Quantities

Course lecturer :

Prof Dr Hisham Elshimy

Course assistant :

Arch Shimai Aboshsha Arch Ameria Waly Arch Ann Ahmed Taha

Course objectives :

Understand the methods of measurement and calculation of quantities for construction works, with particular emphasis on site- preparation and analysis of inventories and how to prepare of project complementary documents such as: bill of quantities, writing specifications of materials and general conditions.

Course description :

This course Describe the project complementary documents such as: bill of quantities, writing specifications of materials and general conditions

Course assessment :

1 Drop Quizzes (distributed throughout the semester) 3rd to 14th Weeks 2 Open discussions Every Week 3 Assignment / Mini Project As per lecturer schedule 4 Reports / Presentations As per lecturer schedule 5 Mid-term written exam 8th Week 6 Final written exam 16th – 18th Week Assessment Form Grade % Drop Quizzes 10% Assignments / Problem solving / Reports / Presentations / Mini Project 25% Mid-term exam 15% Final Written Exam 50%

Recommended text books :

– Liebing, “Quantity surveyor’s pocket book”, Springer, 2009.

Recommended refrences :

[1] Short form of contracts, FIDIC [2] Conditions of contracts for plant & design built [3] The FIDIC contracts Guide. [4] Conditions of contracts for Epc tun key projects – ماجد خلوصى, الكميات و المواصفات و معدلات الانتاج لاعمال البناء,الجزء الاول, الطبعة السابعة. – ماجد خلوصى, الكميات و المواصفات و معدلات الانتاج لاعمال البناء,الجزء الثانى, الطبعة السابعة.