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Construction quantity surveying : a practical guide for the contractor's QS / Donald Towey.

By: Towey, Donald.
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Ames, Iowa, USA : Wiley, 2012Description: vii, 361 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780470659427 (pbk.); 0470659424 (pbk.).Subject(s): Quantity surveyingDDC classification: 692.5 Summary: "This book demonstrates that Quantity Surveying is not limited to working behind a desk measuring trade works from drawings & quantifying materials, but is in fact a dynamic and central role within the overall management of construction projects. With an introductory chapter defining the profession & examining the role it plays in the construction industry, the book is then divided into two parts, which cover working on behalf of a client and for a contractor respectively. The chapters cover the full range of activities a QS is likely to encounter, such as cost planning, measurement, procurement and project management"-- Provided by publisher.
List(s) this item appears in: QSUR601: Quantity Surveying 2020
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

"This book demonstrates that Quantity Surveying is not limited to working behind a desk measuring trade works from drawings & quantifying materials, but is in fact a dynamic and central role within the overall management of construction projects. With an introductory chapter defining the profession & examining the role it plays in the construction industry, the book is then divided into two parts, which cover working on behalf of a client and for a contractor respectively. The chapters cover the full range of activities a QS is likely to encounter, such as cost planning, measurement, procurement and project management"-- Provided by publisher.

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