The Technical on Training on "Arrival of Rates" was conducted by Er. N.NANDAKUMAR, Special Grade Draughting Officer, PWD, WRD, Coimbatore on 31/8/2016 during 3.30 to 4.45pm. Dr. M.I.Abdul Aleem, Professor in Civil Engineering, PSG iTech welcomed the gathering and introduced Mr. N. Nandakumar to the Students.
Mr. N. Nandakumar has explained the importance and uses of Standard Schedule of Rates and the role of Public Works Department in publishing the same every year. He has also discussed the standard rates for basic building materials and daily wages for lbours. The calculation of lead distance from the source of material to the construction site was also elucidated.
The students were trained in arriving the rates for the following items: