What is Pomi?


Clint Clark   |   Member since 2009  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Principle of measurements ( POMI ) provide a uniform basis for measuring the quantities of construction materials, equipment and machineries for the Bill of Quantities (BOQ) for works of construction.

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Emmanuelle Bennett   |   Member since 2010  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

In this manner, what is smm7?

SMM7 provides detailed information, classification tables and rules for measuring building works. SMM7 is typically used in the preparation of bills of quantities, documents that provide measured quantities of the items of work identified by the drawings and specifications in tender documentation.

Similarly, what is new rules of measurement? The RICS new rules of measurement (NRM) is a suite of documents issued by the RICS Quantity Surveying and Construction Professional Group to provide a standard set of measurement rules that are understandable by anyone involved in a construction project.


Cristal Lowe   |   Member since 2013  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Regarding this, what is nrm2?

NRM2 provides a set of detailed measurement rules for the preparation of bills of quantities or schedules of rates for the purpose of obtaining a tender price. It also deals with the quantification of non-measurable work items, contractor designed works and risks.


Havana Johnson   |   Member since 2006  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

What is method of measurement?

The technique or process used to obtain data describing the factors of a process or the quality of the output of the process. Measurement methods must be documented as part of a Six Sigma project or other process improvement initiative, in order to ensure that measurements of improvements to a process are accurate.


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Helen Milner   |   Member since 2014  |  ✔ Verified

How is earthwork support calculated?

the area is calculated by multiplying the girth of the formwork etc. by the depth of the excavation from formation level the void between the new structure and the face of the excavation will need to be filled. This is measured in cubic metres stating the average thickness as D20. 9.1-2.


Dalia Ashwell   |   Member since 2011  |  ✔ Verified

How does NRM deal with risk?

The NRM clarifies that the risks to be apportioned will take the form of one or more of the following: Risk avoidance: Where risks have such serious consequences on the project outcome that they are totally unacceptable. If the risk materialises, the impacts are carried by the other party.


Davina Dyson   |   Member since 2015  |  ✔ Verified

Why was nrm2 introduced?

SMM7 should no longer be adopted after July 2013. NRM2 has been developed as a set of detailed measurement rules for the preparation of either bills of quantities or Schedules of Rates for either capital or maintenance projects.


Enoch Eddison   |   Member since 2016  |  ✔ Verified

What is measurement of building work?

Measurement is the transformation of drawn information into descriptions and quantities, undertaken to value, cost, and price construction work, as well as enabling effective management.


Ilona Flett   |   Member since 2018  |  ✔ Verified

Who prepares a bill of quantities?

The bill of quantities (sometimes referred to as 'BoQ' or 'BQ') is a document prepared by the cost consultant (often a quantity surveyor) that provides project specific measured quantities of the items of work identified by the drawings and specifications in the tender documentation.


Martha Yard   |   Member since 2006  |  ✔ Verified

What is center line girth?

Centre line girth = mean girth = External girth 4 x 2 x (1/2) x width. Page 11. 2.3.2 Girth of irregular shapes. Centre line girth = mean girth = External girth (5-1) x 2 x (1/2) x. width.


Naomi Antcliff   |   Member since 2017  |  ✔ Verified

What is quantity measurement in construction?

INTRODUCTION QUANTITY MEASUREMENT OF CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS IS A PROCESS OF MEASURING THE AMOUNT OF MATERIALS WHICH IS NEEDED OR USED IN A CONSTRUCTION SITE. OR IN OTHER WORD WE CAN SAY THAT IT IS THE MEASUREMENT OF AMOUNT OF ANY ENGINEERING MATERIALS WHICH IS REQUIRED IN A CONSTRUCTION SITE.


Sebastian Clifford   |   Member since 2015  |  ✔ Verified

What is the standard method?

The standard method is the sequence of activities (or the process) most teams will follow in doing their projects. Of course, your project is your project, so you (in consultation with your client) should feel free to depart from the standard method as desired.


Michael Cunningham   |   Member since 2009  |  ✔ Verified

What is the main essence of standard method of measurement?

Nowadays, Standard Method of Measurement (SMM) is one of the most important standardization in construction industry. It provides a foundation about the measurement principles which can be used to measure the design drawing's volume as well as the actual work's volume.


Sofia Graham   |   Member since 2013  |  ✔ Verified

What is girth in building?

GIRTH OF BUILDINGS. (a) Rectangular Buildings. One of the most common mensuration problems with which the quantity surveying student is concerned is the measurement of the girth or perimeter of a building. This length is required for foundations, external walls, etc.


Chuck Milner   |   Member since 2009  |  ✔ Verified

What is NRM construction?

The New Rules of Measurement (NRM) are published by the Royal Institutution of Chartered Surveyors' (RICS) Quantity Surveying and Construction Professional Group. They provide a standard set of measurement rules for estimating, cost planning, procurement and whole-life costing for construction projects.


Julian Hamilton   |   Member since 2020  |  ✔ Verified

What is nrm1?

They provide a standard set of measurement rules for estimating, cost planning, procurement and whole-life costing for construction projects. NRM1: Order of cost estimating and cost planning for capital building works.


Johnathan Reading   |   Member since 2019  |  ✔ Verified

What is taking off in quantity surveying?

Quantity take-offs (QTO) are a detailed measurement of materials and labor needed to complete a construction project. They are developed by an estimator during the pre-construction phase. This process includes breaking the project down into smaller and more manageable units that are easier to measure or estimate.


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