Partitioning

Description  Tasks Unit Tradesman Hours Labourer Hours
Wall linings
10mm Gib® standard plasterboard (fix only) m2 0.2
10mm Gib® Braceline (fix only) m2 0.22
13mm Gib® standard plasterboard (fix only) m2 0.22
16mm Gib® standard plasterboard (fix only) m2 0.26
19mm Gib® standard plasterboard (fix only) m2 0.3
Stopping of standard plasterboard m2 0.25
4.75mm, 6mm hardboard m2 0.3
12mm Pinex softboard m2 0.18
4.5mm Hardiflex m2 0.38
4.75mm plastic covered wallboard m2 0.6
7.5mm, 9mm plywood m2 0.5
13mm Pinex panels m2 0.22
13mm Pinex acoustic tiles m2 0.32
Extra values on linings, for
Screw fixing m2 0.45
Glue fixing m2 0.25
PVC Jointers m2 0.16
Wall strapping
50mm x 25mm at 300mm centres m 0.08
75mm x 25mm at 300mm centres m 0.08
50mm x 25mm at 600mm centres m 0.11
75mm x 25mm at 600mm centres m 0.11
50mm x 25mm at 600mm centres on concrete m 0.2
Ceiling linings
10mm Gib® standard plasterboard (fix only) m2 0.22
Stopping of standard plasterboard m2 0.28
12mm Pinex softboard m2 0.2
4.75mm, 6mm hardboard m2 0.4
4.5mm fibre cement m2 0.5
13mm Pinex panels m2 0.3
13mm Pinex acoustic tiles m2 0.35
4.75m Seratone m2 0.38
Ceiling strapping
50mm x 25mm at 300mm centres m 0.08
75mm x 25mm at 300mm centres m 0.08

 

 

Task / Description Slow   Ave   Fast    Units
 Timber Studding 5.9  6.2  6.8   m/hr
 Metalwork System (MF) Studding 1.6  2.0  2.5   m2/hr
 Tape, Joint Sand and Top Coat Plasterboard 1.1  1.5  2.1   m2/hr
 Skimming to Plasterboards 5.5  6.1  6.7   m2/hr
 5mm Hardboard Paneling, excluding studding time –   3.2  3.6   m2/hr
 100mm Pine Paneling, excluding studding time 0.8  1.1  1.4   m2/hr
 Quality Hardwood Paneling, excluding studding time 0.3  0.5  0.6   m2/hr
 Fix 50mm Rocksil Insulation to cavities –   17.8  20.2   m2/hr
 Fix Timber Studding and Paramount Partitions 2.6  3.0  3.4   m2/hr
 Fix Timber Studding and Demountable Partitions 0.8  1.1  1.6   m2/hr
 Fix Timber Studding and Hills Duraboard Partitions 3.0  3.5  3.9   m2/hr
 Fix Timber Studding and Gyproc Laminated Partitions 2.2  2.6  2.9   m2/hr
 Stud Partitions, Butt Jointed, nailed 5.9  7.3  9.1   m/hr
 Stud Partitions, Butt Jointed, screwed 3.5  4.6  5.8   m/hr
 Stud Partitions, T&G Jointed, nailed 2.9  3.6  4.8   m/hr
 Stud Partitions, T&G Jointed, screwed 2.1  2.8  3.7   m/hr
 Stud Partitions, Fix Sole Plates –   11.1  –    m/hr
 Stud Partitions, Fix Noggins –   16.6  –    m/hr
 Stud Partitions, Drill 25-40mm Holes –   28.5  –    no/hr
 Fix Toilet Partition System, Separation panels –   0.8  –    hrs/no
 Fix Toilet Partition System, Wall Front Panels –   0.7  –    hrs/no
 Fix Toilet Partition System, Separation Front Panels –   0.6  –    hrs/no
 Fix Toilet Partition System, End Front Panels –   0.6  –    hrs/no
 Fix Toilet Partition System, Hang Door to Panel –   0.4  –    hrs/no
 Fix Toilet Partition System, Hand Door plugged to wall –   0.6  –    hrs/no
 Fix Toilet Partition System, Fix Head Rails –   0.1  –    hrs/no

Exterior Trims

Description

Exterior Linings and Trim

UnitTradesman HoursLabourer Hours
Weatherboards    
Bevel back150mm x 25mmm21.00 
 200mm x 25mmm20.85 
Vertical shiplap150mm x 25mmm21.05 
 200mm x 25mmm20.85 
Rusticated150mm x 25mmm20.65 
 200mm x 25mmm20.5 
PVC m21.00 
 Fibre cement sheathing, including PVC jointers   
 4.5mm flat sheetsm20.35 
 6mm flat sheetsm20.35 
 7.5mm flat sheetsm20.45 
 7.5mm weatherboardsm20.9 
Building paper and insulation    
 Building paperm20.08 
 Sisalationm20.15 
 Batts between wall framingm20.06 
 Batts in ceilingm20.09 
Eaves soffit lining    
 4.5mm and 6mm fibre cementm20.52 
Deck sheathing    
 100mm x 25mm timber sheathingm20.9 
 100mm x 25mm hardwoodm21.20 
 12mm fibre cement (screw fixed)m21.00 
Exterior finishings    
 150mm x 25mm, 200mm x 25mm fasciam0.26 
 200mm x 40mm fasciam0.33 
 50mm x 25mm, 75mm x 25mm,m0.17 
 100mm x 25mm fascia   
 25mm x 25mm, 40mm x 25mm,m0.15 
 50mm x 25mm beads, etc   

Roof and Ceiling Framing

Description Item Unit Tradesman Hours Labourer Hours
Ceiling joist 100mm x 50mm m 0.2
150mm x 50mm m 0.2
Ceiling dwang 100mm x 50mm m 0.21
Ceiling strapping 50mm x 25mm m 0.08
100mm x 25mm m 0.1
Rafter 100mm x 50mm m 0.18
150mm x 50mm m 0.2
200mm x 50mm m 0.22
Collar tie 150mm x 25mm m 0.17
Strut and brace 100mm x 50mm m 0.12
100mm x 75mm m 0.22
Purlin 75mm x 50mm m 0.12
100mm x 50mm m 0.15
150mm x 50mm m 0.17
200mm x 50mm m 0.2
Eaves framing 75mm x 50mm m 0.18
100mm x 50mm m 0.2
Fascia 100mm x 50mm m 0.17
150mm x 50mm m 0.2
Ridge board 150mm x 25mm m 0.2
200mm x 25mm m 0.22
100mm x 50mm m 0.17
Valley board 150mm x 25mm m 0.18
200mm x 25mm m 0.2
150mm x 50mm m 0.16
200mm x 50mm m 0.21
Beams and Lintels 200mm x 50mm m 0.27
300mm x 75mm m 0.34
200mm x 100mm m 0.34
300mm x 100mm m 0.45
Posts 100mm x 100mm m 0.28
Prefabricated roof trusses, erection only
6m span No 1.50
9m span No 2.00
12m span No 3.00

Bracing

BracingDescriptionUnitTradesman HoursLabourer Hours
 Metal angle diagonal bracingm0.12 
 Plywood sheet bracing checked in flushm20.9  
 Plywood sheet bracing fixed over framingm20.4 

Wall Framing

DescriptionWall FramingUnitTradesman HoursLabourer Hours
Plate75mm x 50mmm0.12 
 100mm x 50mmm0.13 
 150mm x 50mmm0.15 
Stud75mm x 50mmm0.12 
 100mm x 50mmm0.13 
 150mm x 50mmm0.15 
Jack stud75mm x 50mmm0.13 
 100mm x 50mmm0.13 
 150mm x 50mmm0.24 
Dwang75mm x 50mmm0.13 
 100mm x 50mmm0.17 
 150mm x 50mmm0.24 
Lintel100mm x 100mmm0.26 
 150mm x 100mmm0.36 
 200mm x 100mmm0.46 
 250mm x 100mmm0.5 
 Metal studs 64mmm0.12 

Sub Floor Framing

DescriptionSub Floor FramingUnitTradesman HoursLabourer Hours
Jack stud100mm x 100mmm0.22 
Bearer100mm x 75mmm0.22 
 125mm x 100mmm0.24 
Joist150mm x 50mmm0.2 
 200mm x 50mmm0.21 
 250mm x 50mmm0.22 
 300mm x 50mmm0.22 
Solid blocking100mm x 50mmm0.17 
 150mm x 50mmm0.23 
 200mm x 50mmm0.25 
 300mm x 50mmm0.32 
Beam200mm x 50mmm0.23 
 250mm x 50mmm0.28 
 200mm x 100mmm0.29 
 300mm x 100mmm0.36 

Flooring

DescriptionItemUnitTradesman HoursLabourer Hours
Tongued and grooved flooring     
 100mm x 25mmm21.00-1.25 
 100mm x 25mm end matchedm20.75-1.00 
Particle board    
 2400mm x 1200mm x 20mm sheetm20.4 
 3600mm x 1200mm x 20mm sheetm20.38 
 3600mm x 1800mm x 20mm sheetm20.36 
Plywood flooring    
 2400mm x 1200mm x 17.5mm sheetm20.38 
 2400mm x 1200mm x 21mm sheetm20.4 

Water Proofing

Task / DescriptionSlow  Ave  Fast   Units
 Asphalt coatings, horizontal surfaces3.5 4.2 5.8  m2/hr
 Asphalt coatings, vertical surfaces1.2 1.7 2.2  m2/hr
 Bituminous Brushed application, 2 coats4.8 5.0 6.3  m2/hr
 Bituminous Brushed application, 3 coats3.3 3.5 4.4  m2/hr
 Bituminous Sheets, horizontal surfaces3.8 4.0 4.8  m2/hr
 Bituminous Sheets, vertical surfaces3.3 3.5 4.2  m2/hr
 Polythene Sheets, horizontal surfaces–  20.0 –   m2/hr
 Bentonite Sheets, horizontal surfaces18.7 25.0 31.3  m2/hr
 Bentonite Sheets, vertical surfaces11.2 15.0 17.3  m2/hr
 Epoxy Based application, 1 coat–  75.0 –   m2/hr
 Epoxy Based application, 2 coat–  38.0 –   m2/hr