RCE 503 QEM Syllabus
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UP Technical University CIVIL ENGINEERING (CE) 5th SEM RCE 503 QEM – QUANTITY ESTIMATION & MANAGEMENT Syllabus
RCE 503 QUANTITY ESTIMATION & MANAGEMENT
UNIT I: Quantity Estimation for Buildings
Measurement units for various building materials, Centreline method, Long and short wall
method of estimates, PWD schedule of rate, Delhi schedule of rate.
UNIT II: Rate Analysis, Specification and Tenders
Analysis of rates knowing cost of material, labour, equipment, overheads, profit, taxes etc,
Specifications – Preparation of detailed and general specifications, Legal aspects of contracts,
laws related to contracts, land acquisition, labour safety and welfare. Different types of contracts,
their relative advantages and disadvantages. Elements of tender preparation, process of
tendering, pre-qualification of contracts, Evaluation of tenders, contract negotiation and award of
work, monitoring of contract extra items.
UNIT III: Elements of Management & Network Techniques
Project cycle, Organization, planning, scheduling, monitoring, updating and management system
in construction, Bar charts, milestone charts, work break down structure and preparation of
networks. Network Techniques like PERT & CPM in construction management. Project
monitoring and resource allocation through network techniques.
UNIT IV: Equipment Management
Productivity, operational cost, owning and hiring cost and the work motion study. Simulation
techniques for resource scheduling. Construction Equipment for earth moving, earth compaction,
Hauling Equipment, Hoisting Equipment, Conveying Equipment, Concrete Production
Equipment, Tunnelling Equipment
UNIT V: Project Cost Management
Budgeting, Cost planning, Direct Cost, Indirect cost, Total Cost Curve, Cost Slope. Time value
of money, Present economy studies, Equivalence concept, financing of projects, economic
comparison, present worth method Equivalent annual cost method, discounted cash flow method,
Depreciation and break even cost analysis.
1. Dutta, B.N., “Estimating and Costing in Civil Engineering”, UBS Publishers &
Distributors Pvt. Ltd., 2003
2. Srinath, L.S., “PERT and CPM Principals and applications” Affiliated East-West Press Pvt.
Ltd., New Delhi.
3. Patil, B.S., “Civil Engineering Contracts and Estimates” University Press India, Pvt. Ltd.
Hyderabad –500 004
4. Construction Management by Ojha
5. Srivastava, U.K., “Construction Planning and Management”, Galgotia Publications Pvt. Ltd.,
6. Construction Technology by Sarkar, Oxford
7. Delhi Schedule of Rates (latest version)
8. S V Deodhar and SC Sharma, “Costruction Engineering and Management, Khanna Publishing
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