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    (UOM) for civil engineering works : Units of Measurement – Very Important

    by  • April 3, 2014 • Articles, Editorial • 0 Comments

    Units-Measurement-civil engineering

    The units of measurements (UOM) for civil engineering works are mainly categorised for their nature, shape and size and for making payments to the contractor and also. The principle of units of measurements normally consists the following: a) Single units work like doors, windows, trusses etc., are expressed in numbers. b) Works consists linear measurements...

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    Earth Work : Its Measurement and Payment on the basis of type

    by  • March 21, 2014 • Foundation, Practical Measures, Soil Mechanics • 0 Comments

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    SOIL CLASSIFICATION FOR PURPOSE OF MEASUREMENT AND PAYMENT. Soil Classification for Purpose of Measurement and Payment All materials to be excavated is classified into one of the following classes and is paid for at the rate for that particular class of material. No distinction is made whether the material is dry, moist or wet....

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    What is Plain scale ?

    by  • October 30, 2013 • 1000 Questions, Scales • 0 Comments

    questions answer in civil engineering

    Ques : What is Plain scale ? Ans :  A plain Scale is that which is used to prepare the drawings in two units i.e; meters and centimeters. These are available as full size, 50 cm = 1.00 metre, 40 cm = 1.00m , …….. 0.5 mm = 1.00 metre with R.F. 1:1, 1:2, 1:2.5,...

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