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Unformatted text preview: of IS: 1200-1964*, the Sectional
Committee decided that each type of trade as given in IS : 1200-1964* be
iWt%l separately as different parts. This will also be helpful to the specific
in various trades in using the standard.
This part covering the
method of measurement of laying of water and sewer lines including
appurtenant items applicable to building as well as civil engineering works
was therefore issued as a second revision 1969. The third revision has been
taken up so as to keep the provisions conform to the latest practice. 0.6 For the purpose of deciding whether a particular requirement of this
standard is complied with, the final value, observed or calculated, expressing
the result of the measurement, shall be rounded off in accordance with
IS : 2-1960t. The number of significant places retained in the rounded off
value should be the same as that of the specified value in this standard.
1.1 This standard ( Part XVI ) covers the method of measurement of laying
of water and sewer lines; and other appurtenant items of work, involved in
the execution of water suppiy and sewerage projects.
N~TB - The method of measurement
covered in IS:1200 (Part X1X)-1970$. 2. GENERAL of water supply, plumbing and drains is RULES 2.1 Clubbing of Items - Items may be clubbed together, provided these are
on the basis of detailed description of items as stated in the standard. 2.2 Booking of Dimensions-In
booking dimensions, the order shall be
consistent in the sequence of length, breadth or width, and height or depth
2.3 Description of Items -The
description of each item shall, unless
otherwise stated, be held to include wherever necessary conveyance and
delivery, handling, unloading, storing, fabrication, hoisting, all labour for
finishing to the required shape and size, setting, fitting and fixing in
position, straight cutting and waste, and other incidental operations.
work shall be measured net as fixed, to the nearest
0.01 metre, unless otherwise stated hereinafter.
of work shall fully describe the materials
2.5 Bills of Quantities -Items
and workmanship, and accurately represent the work to be executed.
*Method of measurement of building works ( revised ).
tRules for rounding off numerical values ( revised ).
fMethod of measurement of building works: Part XIX Water supply, Iplumbing,
drains and sanitary fittings.
4 IS:1200 (Part XVI)-1979
2.6 Work to be Measured Separately conditions
shall be measured separately.
a) Work in or under Work executed in the following water, b) Work in liquid mud,
c) Work in or under foul positions,
d) Work interrupted
2.6.1 The levels of high and low water tides, where occuring, shall be stated. 2.6.2 Where special pumping,
due to causes other than rains, and subsoil water, is resorted to, the same shall be measured separately,
otherwise stated, in kilolitres .of water against a separate specific provision(s)
made for this purpose [see 2.7 of IS : 1200 ( Part X...
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- Fall '13
- Civil Engineering