SPECIFICATIONS FOR BORED PILINGGENERAL GENERALWorks in accordance with Specifications
Piling shall conform in all respects with the principles contained in BS 8004. Piling shall conform in all respects with the principles set out in BS 8004. Unless otherwise stated, concrete, reinforcement and formwork shall be in accordance with the Unless otherwise specified, concrete, reinforcement and formwork shall conform to the Requirements in Specification on Concrete for Structures. requirements specifications for concrete structures. In the event that the provisions of other specification clauses cause ambiguity or conflict with the Where the provisions of the specification clauses of any other cause of ambiguity or conflict with the Specification requirement of these clauses, the latter shall take precedence unless otherwise requirements of these specifications clauses, the latter shall prevail unless otherwise approved by the Engineer. approved by the Engineer.Setting Out Setting Out
The Contractor shall be required to employ an approved Licensed Surveyor who will set up the Contractor shall employ a registered surveyor licensed to be put in place positions of the batteries as shown in the stack layout plans of the detailed design. positions of the batteries as indicated in the plans for stockpiling of detailed design. The Contractor The Contractor will be be responsible for the accuracy of location and positioning of each stack. be responsible for the accuracy of the location and positioning of each cell. Any errors in setting out any errors in the explanatory and any consequential loss to the Employer will be made good by the Contractor to the harm and the employer will be repaired by the contractor to satisfaction of the Engineer. satisfaction of the Engineer. The Contractor shall preserve the pegs set out by the Surveyor. The Contractor shall keep the ankle fixed by the surveyor. Should any peg or be displaced if a PEG be displaced or lost it must be replaced by a Licensed Surveyor to the approval of the Engineer. lost, it must be replaced by a surveyor for the approval of the engineer. Upon On completion of all piling works, the Contractor shall produce as-built Drawings showing the completion of all piling works, the contractor shall produce as-built drawings showing the positions of all cells have installed. positions of all batteries as installed. The positions of batteries shall be verified by a Licensed Surveyor. The positions of the batteries should be checked by a licensed surveyor.