Joinery

Description Joinery Unit    Tradesman Hours Labourer Hours
Windows and Doors
Remove No 2.20
2400mm x 900mm steel window
3200mm x 2700mm roller shutter door No 4.00
Remove door, including hardware, frame and architrave
Pair of solid core doors No 1.25
Single hollow core door No 0.5
Miscellaneous
Remove
750mm high x 350mm deep wall shelving unit m 0.5
Timber handrails and fixing brackets m 0.15
1200mm high pipe balustrade m 0.25

Restoration Works

Task / Description Slow   Ave   Fast    Units
 Façade Cleaning, Water Jetting – Water Blasting –   25.0  –    m2/day
 Façade Cleaning, Acid Etching –   9.0  –    m2/day
 Façade Cleaning, Grit Blasting –   12.0  –    m2/day
 Cladding Restoration, Brickwork –   6.5  –    m2/day
 Cladding Restoration, Stonework courses –   20.0  –    m/day

Doors & Frames Fixings

Description Tasks Unit Tradesman Hours Labourer Hours
Timber frame to suit door size
1980mm x 760mm, in stud wall No 1.50
Hollow core flush door, size
1980mm x 760mm on two hinges No 1.80
1980mm x 760mm on three hinges No 2.00
Solid core flush door, size
1980mm x 760mm on three hinges No 2.00
1980mm x 760mm on four hinges No 2.40
Panelled, framed and glazed door, size
1980mm x 760mm on two hinges No 2.00
1980mm x 760mm on three hinges No 2.40
Roller shutters
Domestic shutter, 2100mm x 2400mm wide No 4.00
Industrial shutter, 3000mm x 3000mm wide No 6.00

General finishes

Description Item Unit Tradesman Hours Labourer Hours
 Interior Finishings
Skirtings m 0.16
Architraves m 0.18
Cornices m 0.15
Sill boards m 0.25
Facings m 0.18

 

Task / Description Slow   Ave   Fast    Units
 Windows, Softwood, 3.0-7.0m2 0.6  0.4  0.3   hrs/no
 Windows, Softwood, 7.0-10.0m2 1.3  0.9  0.6   hrs/no
 Windows, Hardwood, 1.0-3.0m2 0.4  0.3  –    hrs/no
 Windows, Hardwood, 3.0-7.0m2 0.7  0.5  0.4   hrs/no
 Windows, Hardwood, 7.0-10.0m2 1.6  1.2  0.7   hrs/no
 Windows, Aluminum, 1.0-3.0m2 0.2  0.3  –    hrs/no
 Windows, Aluminum, 3.0-7.0m2 0.5  0.4  0.3   hrs/no
 Windows, Aluminum, 7.0-10.0m2 1.2  0.8  0.5   hrs/no
 Windows, Steel, 1.0-3.0m2 0.4  0.3  0.2   hrs/no
 Windows, Steel, 3.0-7.0m2 1.2  0.6  0.5   hrs/no
 Windows, Steel, 7.0-10.0m2 1.4  1.2  1.0   hrs/no
 Window Boards, nailed –   0.3  0.2   hrs/m
 Window Boards, screwed –   0.4  0.3   hrs/m
 Mouldings, Softwood, Nailed –   6.3  8.5   m/hr
 Mouldings, Softwood, Screwed –   4.6  5.6   m/hr
 Mouldings, Softwood, Gun Nailed –   8.2  11.1   m/hr
 Mouldings, Hardwood, Nailed –   3.3  5.5   m/hr
 Mouldings, Hardwood, Screwed –   2.4  3.7   m/hr
 Mouldings, Hardwood, Gun Nailed –   8.5  11.3   m/hr
 Skirting, Aluminum, Screwed 150-300mm centres –   7.6  –    m/hr
 Skirting, Aluminum, Screwed 300-450mm centres –   4.5  –    m/hr
 Skirting, Plastic, Adhesive Fixing –   8.6  –    m/hr
 Architrave Mouldings 9.5  12.2  18.2   m/hr
 Architrave, Fix to Doors –   1.2  –    hrs/door
 Door Stop Mouldings 10.1  16.9  25.0   m/hr
 Glazed Bead Mouldings 15.5  18.6  20.4   m/hr
 Hanging Doors, Softwood, Single Pair Butts 1.3  0.9  0.6   hrs/no
 Hanging Doors, Hardwood, Single Pair Butts 1.9  1.2  0.9   hrs/no
 Cut Mortice to Receive Lock, Softwood –   0.2  –    hrs/no
 Cut Mortice to Receive Lock, Hardwood –   0.6  –    hrs/no
 Cut & Fix Formica Bath Panel –   0.4  –    hrs/no
 Kitchen Cupboards, Floor Units –   0.8  0.6   hrs/no
 Kitchen Cupboards, Wall Units –   0.7  0.5   hrs/no
 Kitchen Cupboards, Shelf Units –   0.8  0.7   hrs/no
 Staircase, pre-made, simple, straight flight 1.9  1.5  1.1   hrs/no
 Staircase, pre-made, 2 straight flights, 1 landing 3.7  2.9  2.6   hrs/no
 Staircase, pre-made, 2 straight flights, 2 landings –   6.3  –    hrs/no
 Staircase, Balustrades/Handrails, fix horizontal 1.2  0.6  0.1   hrs/no
 Staircase, Balustrades/Handrails, fix raking 0.9  0.5  0.3   hrs/no
 Staircase, Cut and Fix Newel to Walls 0.9  –   0.2   hrs/no
 Windows, Softwood, 1.0-3.0m2 0.3  0.2  –    hrs/no
 Raised Flooring, metal system –   0.5  –    m2/hr

Carcassing

Task / Description Slow   Ave   Fast    Units
 Windows, Timber Frames for Bricklaying 1.1  0.5  0.1   hrs/no
 Windows, Drill, Screw & Plug extra over 0.3  0.1  –    hrs/no
 Door Frames, Softwood, 1.0-3.0m2 –   0.2  –    hrs/no
 Door Frames, Softwood, 3.0-7.0m2 0.5  0.4  –    hrs/no
 Door Frames, Softwood, 7.0-10.0m2 1.2  0.8  –    hrs/no
 Door Frames, Hardwood, 1.0-3.0m2 –   0.3  –    hrs/no
 Door Frames, Hardwood, 3.0-7.0m2 0.6  0.3  –    hrs/no
 Door Frames, Hardwood, 7.0-10.0m2 1.4  1.0  –    hrs/no
 Erect Water Tank Platform –   2.3  –    no/hr
 Fix Studding For Bath –   0.1  –    hrs/m
 Cut Access Hatch –   0.3  –    no/hr
 Floor Joists, under 3m 9.0  9.6  11.6   no/hr
 Floor Joists, 3.0-4.5m 6.8  7.2  9.7   no/hr
 Floor Joists, 4.5-6.0m 5.5  5.8  7.3   no/hr
 Ceiling Joists, under 3m 12.8  14.0  14.7   no/hr
 Ceiling Joists, 3.0-4.5m 10.8  12.1  12.6   no/hr
 Ceiling Joists, 4.5-6.0m 9.6  10.8  11.1   no/hr
 Ceiling Joists, Notch to Beams 20.0  25.0  28.5   no/hr
 Ceiling Joists, Pack Joist Ends 20.1  23.8  26.3   no/hr
 Ceiling Joists, Nailing Joists together –   23.0  –    m/hr
 Ceiling Joists, Bolting Joists Together –   12.6  –    m/hr
 Floor Boards, Butt Jointed –   1.7  –    m2/hr
 Floor Boards, T&G Boards, under 75mm wide –   3.4  –    m2/hr
 Floor Boards, T&G Boards, 75-100mm wide –   3.8  –    m2/hr
 Floor Boards, T&G Boards, 100-125mm wide –   4.2  –    m2/hr
 Floor Boards, T&G Boards, 125-150mm wide –   5.5  –    m2/hr
 Plywood Sheeting, Butt Jointed, nailed –   9.1  10.2   m2/hr
 Plywood Sheeting, Butt Jointed, screwed –   4.1  4.8   m2/hr
 Plywood Sheeting, T&G Jointed, nailed –   8.3  9.1   m2/hr
 Plywood Sheeting, T&G Jointed, screwed –   4.0  4.6   m2/hr
 Chipboard Sheeting, Butt Jointed, nailed –   10.0  11.5   m2/hr
 Chipboard Sheeting, Butt Jointed, screwed –   5.1  5.8   m2/hr
 Chipboard Sheeting, T&G Jointed, nailed –   9.3  9.1   m2/hr
 Chipboard Sheeting, T&G Jointed, screwed –   5.5  5.9   m2/hr

Lifts and Escalators


Escalators Installation

Task / Description Slow   Ave   Fast    Units
 Truss type, Overall Installation (excl arch finishes) 14.0  12.0  11.0   wks
 Truss type, Manufacture, test and deliver –   60.0  48.0   wks
 Truss type, Phase A assemble truss , position/level –   1.0  –    wks
 Truss type, Stop-Work for surrounding finishes 8.0  6.0  4.0   wks
 Truss type, Phase B decking and glazing etc –   5.0  –    wks
 Truss type, Phase C performance testing –   2.0  –    wks
 Truss type, Phase D full load testing –   2.0  –    wks
 Truss type, Phase E final test and inspection –   2.0  –    wks

 

Lift Installation

Task / Description Slow   Ave   Fast    Units
 Hydraulic Lift, Install 2 to 3 storeys –   3.0  –    wks/floor
 Hydraulic Lift, Install 4 storeys and above –   2.0  –    wks/floor
 Hydraulic Lift, Testing allow 2 wks plus –   1.0  –    day/floor
 Standard Lift, Manufacture, test and deliver –   12.0  –    wks
 Non-Standard Lift, Manufacture, test and deliver 75.0  65.0  52.0   wks

Commercial Kitchen

Task / Description Slow   Ave   Fast    Units
 Overall Installation for 100 persons or 50m2 –   3.0  –    wks
 Overall Installation for 500 persons or 150m2 –   5.0  –    wks
 Overall Installation for 1000 persons or 250m2 –   8.0  –    wks
 Install Ovens, friers and large mixers etc –   1.0  –    mandays
 Install Sinks, bain maries and washers etc –   2.0  –    mandays

Suspended Ceilings

Task / Description Slow   Ave   Fast    Units
 Suspended Ceilings, office situations –   2.6  3.5   m2/hr
 Suspended Ceilings, First Fix –   0.7  –    m2/hr
 Suspended Ceilings, Second Fix –   1.2  –    m2/hr

Fixings

Description Item Unit Tradesman Hours Labourer Hours
Fixings
Drill brick wall for 12mm dia. masonry anchor No 0.1
Drill concrete wall for 12mm dia. masonry anchor No 0.13
Drill timber for 6/12mm dia. bolt No 0.05
Drill steel angle for 6/12mm dia. bolt No 0.13