Contracts, specification and Measurement



The Islamic University of Gaza


College of Engineering-Civil Engineering Department


Course outline






Course Name             : Contracts, specification and Measurement (ECIV 4343)




Instructor                    : Dr. Nabil I El Sawalhi.




Time                            : Saturday, Monday, Wednesday 10-11, 11-12, and 12-13




Course Goals             :The course is intended to give the student the knowledge to understand the contracts management, specification of construction materials and measurements of projects quantities.








حساب الكميات و المواصفات


    احمد حسين ابو عودة (مؤلف)


عمان ( الاردن ):مكتبة المجتمع العربي للنشر و التوزيع 2004






References                                            :. حساب الكميات ، قواز محمد القضاه، عمان ( الاردن ):عالم الكتب الحديث للنشر و التوزيع 2003




Seeley, I.H and Winfield, R. (1999), “Building Quantities Explained” Fifth Edition, Palgrave


Seeley, I.H (1989), “Advanced building measurement”, second edition, Macmillan, UK


Lee, S., Trench, W. and Willis, A. (2005), “Willis’s Elements of Quantity Surveying”, Tenth Edition, Blackwell Publishing


SMM 7: Standard Method of Measurement of Building Works – Seventh Edition Revised 1998) 






Grading                       :Homework                  5%


                                    Midterm Exam              30%


                                    Term Project                15%


                                    Final Exam                   50%




Course outline:


Contract Management:


§                     Types of Engineering contracts


§                     Contracts Conditions.


§                     FIDIC contract


 Specification and measurement 


§                     Excavation


§                     Earth works


§                     Concrete


§                     Block


§                     Plastering


§                     Tiles


§                     Painting


§                     Metal


§                     Doors


§                     Windows


§                     Electrical


§                     Mechanical








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