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Standards

Listing of some Malaysian Standards (MS) relevant to the property and construction industry as follows: No MS  No Title 1. MS 26 : PART 3 : 1992 Methods of Testing Concrete Part 3: Recommendations For Use of Non-Destructive Testing of

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Quality Assessment System in Construction (QLASSIC)

Quality Assessment System in Construction (QLASSIC) is a system or method to measure and evaluate the workmanship quality of a building construction work based on Construction Industry Standard (CIS 7:2006). QLASSIC enables the quality of workmanship between construction projects to be objectively

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Construction Cost

Building Material Prices Labour Wage Rate Machinery Hire Rates & Equipment Purchase Price Building Material Cost Index Labour Cost Index Machinery & Equipment Cost Index Building Cost Index Mechanical & Electrical (M&E) Components Prices

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Industrialised Building System (IBS)

What is IBS? Industrialised Building System (IBS) is a construction method where components are manufactured in the factory or on-situ in a controlled and monitored environment, transported and installed with minimum workforce. This system is widely used in developed countries.

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