What is the principle of unit of measurement?

The units of measurements are mainly categorized for their nature, shape, size and for making payments to the contractor also. The principle of units of measurements normally consists the following:

  1. Single units work i.e., piecework and job work like doors, windows, trusses etc., are expressed in numbers.
  1. Long and thin work consisting linear measurement like cornice, fencing, hand rail, bands of specified width etc., are expressed in running meters (rm)
  1. Shallow, thin and surface work consisting areal surface measurements like plastering, white washing, partitions of specified thickness etc. are expressed in square meters (m²).
  2. Mass, voluminous and thick work consisting cubical contents which involve volume like earth work, cement concrete, masonry etc. are expressed in cubic meters.

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