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Construction Economics: Find Quantity Surveying Sources

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Core Texts for Quantity Surveying

 New aspects of quantity surveying practice eBook Duncan P Cartlidge 2018 4th ed In the new edition of New Aspects of Quantity Surveying Practice, renowned quantity surveying author Duncan Cartlidge reviews the history of the quantity surveyor, examines and reflects on the state of current practice with a concentration on new and innovative practice, and attempts to predict the future direction of quantity surveying practice in the UK and worldwide.

 Willis's practice and procedure for the quantity surveyor eBook Allan Ashworth, Keith Hogg, Catherine Higgs:2013| Historically employed to estimate and measure the likely material requirements for any building project, the role of the modern quantity surveyor is diverse, with a wide range of employers and geographical locations to match. Change continues to be a feature in quantity surveying practice, with the New Rules of Measurement, the RICS Black Book and Building Information Modelling (BIM) all adding to the already dynamic environment in which the Quantity Surveyor operates. This new edition of Practice and Procedure for the Quantity Surveyor reflects that dynamic environment, addressing.

 Ferry and Brandon's cost planning of buildings eBook Richard J Kirkham, Anas Bataw et al 2015 This new edition of the classic quantity surveying textbook retains its basic structure but has been thoroughly updated to reflect recent changes in the industry, especially in procurement. Although over the last 20 years a number of new procurement methods have evolved and become adopted, the recession has seen many clients revert to established traditional methods of procurement so the fundamentals of cost planning still apply - and should not be ignored. The first edition of this leading textbook was published in 1964 and it continues to provide a comprehensive introduction

 Estimating for builders and surveyors eBook  R D D Buchan, Eric Fleming, Fiona Grant 2012

 Willis's elements of quantity surveying 2011 Sandra Jean Lee, Andrew Willis, William Trench Introduction -- The use of the RICS new rules of measurement (NRM) -- Detailed measurement -- Setting down dimensions -- Alternative systems -- Applied mensuration -- General rules for taking-off -- Substructures -- Walls -- Floors -- Roofs -- Internal finishes -- Windows and doors -- Reinforced concrete structures -- Structural steelwork -- Plumbing -- Drainage -- External works -- Demolitions, alterations and renovations -- Preliminaries/preambles -- Bill preparation.

A century of quantity surveying in South Africa  Association of South African Quantity Surveyors 2009

Quantity surveying practice in South Africa M J Maritz, H M Siglé 2012

Databases for Quantity Surveying

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Easy Data by Quantec NB Create a Quantec Account --Then-- Log In to Search

Emerald Insight Find articles on Built Environment topics

Fitch Connect Fitch Solutions Macro Research

Marketline GIBS Gordon Institute of Business Science

Sabinet African Journals Local content articles--use Advanced Search for best results

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