Civil Execution

Surveying

  • Check for Identification of REFERENCE BASE LINES & PERMANENT BENCHMARKS
  • Is the establishment of MAIN GRID LINES in both directions as per drawings?
  • Is the establishment of SUB-BASE LINES and BENCHMARKS as per drawings?
  • Is the location of INDIVIDUAL STRUCTURAL ELEMENTS as per drawings?
  • Are the MARKINGS OF BMs, CLs & GRID LINE as per specifications?
  • Is the PROTECTION of SURVEY PILLAR up to mark?
  • Is the establishment of BLOCK LEVELS acceptable?
  • Is the preparation of EGL Map been done?
  • Check for the control of SURVEY WORK in the vertical direction

Excavation

  • Is the EXCAVATED AREA cleared of all obstructions?
  • Is the LAYOUT, ALIGNMENT & SIZE of excavation marked on the ground as per plan?
  • Have adequate WORKING SPACES been provided all around?
  • Is the FOUNDING STRATA suitable for laying PCC (i.e. is it free from any soft pockets.If not, remove and fill with lean concrete/sand)?
  • Is the DRESSING of the excavated area acceptable?
  • Is the STABILITY of side slopes acceptable?
  • Is the DEWATERING of the waterlogged area acceptable?
  • Has the DISPOSAL of excavated soil to the specified area been done?
  • Have the BARRICADING & CAUTION SIGNS been provided for deep excavations?
  • Are the JOINT INSPECTION RECORDS complete?

Backfilling

  • Is only QUALITY APPROVED SOIL being used for backfilling?
  • Is the backfilling being done in LAYERS, as specified?
  • Is the backfilled area being WATERED sufficiently?
  • Has the COMPACTION been done as specified?
  • Is the backfilling done up to the SPECIFIED LEVEL?
  • Has the BACKFILLED LEVEL been RECORDED?
  • Has the DISPOSAL of surplus soil from the worksite been completed?

Anti-Termite Treatment

  • Is the treatment of the earthworks for the area COMPLETE?
  • Has the loose soil been removed from the area and CLEANED?
  • Has RODING or CHANNELING been completed as specified (wherever applicable)?
  • Is the CHEMICAL being used as per specifications?
  • Is the CONCENTRATION of chemical emulsion acceptable?
  • Is the spraying equipment (pumps & more) in GOOD WORKING CONDITION?
  • Is the RATE OF APPLICATION of the chemical emulsion as specified?
  • Check for UNIFORM APPLICATION of chemical emulsion?

PCC

  • Have the preceding activities for the area completed?
  • Is the FORMWORK & DIMENSIONS acceptable?
  • Is the MIX PROPORTION as specified?
  • Is the PLACEMENT & COMPACTION acceptable?
  • Is the FINISHED LEVEL as specified?
  • Is the SURFACE FINISH acceptable?
  • Is the CURING acceptable?

Before Concreting

  • Is the cleanliness of the area to be CONCRETED acceptable?
  • Is the FORMWORK & REINFORCEMENT as per relevant checklists?
  • Are the other preceding activities (fixing of inserts, embedments & service conduits, etc.) COMPLETED?
  • Is the SUPPORT to forms & rigidity of the assembly acceptable?
  • Check for provision of ACCESS PLATFORMS & WALKWAYS
  • Check for provision and working condition of CONCRETE AIDS
  • Has the sequence been explained to & understood by the CONCRETING GROUP?
  • Check for readiness of CONCRETE & FINISHING GROUP

During Concreting

  • Is the SLUMP of the concrete being poured?
  • Is the CONTINUOUS FLOW of concreted being ensured?
  • Is the POURING HEIGHT of concrete acceptable?
  • Is there PROPER VIBRATION for the concrete to fit tightly against all the surfaces,reinforcements & embedments?
  • Is the CONCRETE BLEND being poured in separate layers?
  • Check for correct use of PLANT & MACHINERY
  • Is the concrete being poured with INITIAL SETTING time of cement?
  • Check for provision of CONSTRUCTION JOINTS, if necessary
  • Is there LEVELING & FINISHING of exposed concrete surface for planar structures likes slabs & pavements?

After Concreting

  • Check for suitable CURING ARRANGEMENTS
  • Is the adequate amount of CURING being ensured for the specified period?
  • Check for inserts and embedments EXPOSURE that are flush with the concrete surface
  • Check for MARKING of location for service conduits & fittings wherever applicable
  • Is there CORRECTIVE ACTIONS being taken for surface defects on exposed concrete?
  • Check for removal of FORMS and its cleaning

Brickwork Masonry

  • Is there AVAILABILITY of BRICKS as per daily requirements?
  • Is the work area CLEANED off of loose mortar, concrete, debris, etc
  • Is the ALIGNMENT & LOCATION of masonry as specified?
  • Is the SUITABILITY & SAFETY of scaffolding acceptable?
  • Check for wetting of BRICKS before using it
  • Check for MORTAR MIX PROPORTION & JOINT THICKNESS
  • Are the bricks being laid up with their FROGS UP?
  • Are the dimensions, plumb level & right angles as specified?
  • Check for BOND between old & new masonry
  • Is the staggering of vertical joints being ensured?
  • Check for the sizes of door & window openings
  • Check for CLEANING & RAKING of joints
  • Is the CURING for old masonry sufficient?
  • Check for removal of DEBRIS

Size Stone Masonry

  • Is there AVAILABILITY of SIZE STONES as per daily requirements?
  • Are the HEARTING, BOND, QUOIN & FACE STONES properly hammer dressed to obtain desirable shapes?
  • Is the ALIGNMENT & LOCATION of masonry as desired?
  • Is the WETTING of size stones being ensured?
  • Is the MORTAR MIX PROPORTION as specified?
  • Is the staggering of VERTICAL JOINTS being ensured?
  • Is the THICKNESS OF MORTAR JOINTS as specified?
  • Are the DIMENSIONS & LEVELS as per drawings?
  • Is the PACKING of interstices within masonry with stone chips effective?
  • Is the CLEANING & RAKING of joints being done?
  • Is the CLEANING OF DEAD MORTAR completed?
  • Is the sufficiency of CURING acceptable?

Block Stone Masonry

  • Is there AVAILABILITY of BRICKS as per daily requirements?
  • Is the work area CLEANED off of loose mortar, concrete, debris, etc.?
  • Is the ALIGNMENT & LOCATION of concrete block masonry as specified in the construction drawings?
  • Is the SUITABILITY & SAFETY of scaffolding acceptable?
  • Is the MOISTURE of concrete blocks before placing suitable?
  • Check for MORTAR MIX PROPORTION & JOINT THICKNESS
  • Check for BLOCK SIZES & WALL DIMENSIONS
  • Are the dimensions, plumb level & right angles as specified?
  • Check for BOND between old & new masonry
  • Is the staggering of VERTICAL JOINTS being ensured?
  • Check for sizes of door & window openings
  • Check for CLEANING & RAKING of joints
  • Is the CURING for old masonry sufficient?
  • Check for removal of DEBRIS

Reinforcement

  • Is the BAR BENDING SCHEDULE prepared?
  • Is the bar bending schedule AVAILABLE for reference?
  • Is the CUTTING & BENDING OF BARS as per BBS?
  • Check for CLEANLINESS of bars
  • Is the FIXING OF BARS correct as per construction drawings?
  • Is the TYING OF REINFORCEMENT with BINDING WIRE satisfactory?
  • Check for LOCATION of service conduits
  • Check for READINESS of reinforcement to release for concreting

Shuttering

  • Is the CLEANLINESS of forms acceptable?
  • Check for assembly of scaffolds & shutters w.r.t. SHUTTERING SCHEMES?
  • Check for provision & arrangement of SHUTTERING SCHEME
  • Check for RIGIDITY of assembled forms
  • Check for CONFORMANCE of the assembled forms according to the DIMENSIONS, SHAPES, LINES & GRADE in the drawings?
  • Check for SEALING OF JOINTS & HOLES in shutter forms
  • Check for SEALING OF JOINTS & HOLES in shutter forms
  • Check for READINESS of shutter forms for release to fix reinforcement
  • Check for removal of shutter forms & scaffolds after SPECIFIED DURATION
  • Check for CLEANING of scaffolds & shutters (post removal)
  • Check for PROPER STACKING of scaffolds & shutters (post removal)

Plastering

  • Are the PRECEDING ACTIVITIES like fixing of service conduits, water supply & sanitation lines COMPLETE?
  • Check for RAKING of MASONRY JOINTS & HACKING on RCC surfaces
  • Check for CLEANING & WASHING of masonry & RCC surfaces
  • Check for SUITABILITY & SAFETY of scaffolding
  • Check for REMOVAL of mould-releasing agent stains from the exposed concrete surfaces
  • Check for AVAILABILITY of cement & fine aggregate for plastering
  • Check for PROPER MIXING of MORTAR
  • Check for MORTAR MIX PROPORTION
  • Check for ADDITION of WATERPROOFING COMPOUND, if specified
  • Check for completion of CEILING PLASTER prior to plastering
  • Did the PLASTERING start from the top and worked its way downwards to the floor?
  • Check for THICKNESS & NUMBER OF COATS of plaster
  • Check for true level surface, right angles & plumb
  • Is the MORTAR being consumed within the initial setting time of cement?
  • Check for STRAIGHT EDGES, SHARP CORNERS & SMOOTH FINISH
  • Check for ARCHITECTURAL FEATURES such as grooves, bands, etc
  • Check for TRUE LEVEL SURFACE & SMOOTHNESS of plaster
  • Check for REMOVAL of dead mortar & debris
  • Check for SEALING OF OPENINGS in masonry for scaffolds
  • Is the DATE OF PLASTERING marked on the plastered walls?
  • Check for CURING ARRANGEMENTS?
  • Check for curing up to SPECIFIED DURATION