Bill of Quantities Example (PDF) + Advantages of BOQ
In BOQ all the items or components which will be used in the project are mentioned with their quantities and estimated cost . Thus we get fare idea of the work & their items.
Bill of Quantities can used to evaluate & compare
BOQ gives components which will be used in the project and they can be evaluated it thoroughly. On tender projects, can be used to compare the contractors on the basis of each item.
Bill of Quantities can help in identifying the problems before hand
If we know the scope of the work with details of each item, thus we’ll be able to identify the problems that are going to hit the project in the future & will be ready to tackle it in advance.
Bill of Quantities will help in planning of the project
Planning is the core of every project. BOQ plays a very crucial role in the planning of a project. As the components with their quantities are listed, thus half of the work of the planner is already done. The planning engineer will allocate the resources with their duration and the planning sheet will be ready.
Will act as an efficient tool for limiting the time frame
It will act as an essential tool in management of the project. If the material is available on time thus the work will speed up & will result in completion of the project within the time frame.
Bill of Quantities will reduce the cost of construction
Time and cost in a construction project are directly related the each other. If we are finishing the work within the time frame automatically we will be successful in saving the cost.
BOQ helps in better management of project
Bill of Quantities provide Transparency
In BOQ every items/component with their quantities are mentioned, hence everything automatically becomes transparent. There are no chances of corrupt practices.
Example Bills of Quantities Download
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