Design and Specification

Architects realise their ideas through  detailed plans whose accuracy is reflected in the works undertaken by a contractor or builder. A typical schedule might include


Detailed designs


      • for greens /tees and fairway bunkers these are usually produced at a scale of 1 : 200 and illustrate all proposed contours at 0.25 mtr. intervals or on the greens at 0.125mtr. intervals, spot heights, drainage, areas of amelioration etc.
      • for fairways the scale may be  1 : 1000 and plans  prepared for ( amongst others) all site clearance /  earthworks / drainage / haulage routes / seeding / irrigation / buggy path systems / planting and landscaping etc


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Bills of Quantities


    • from the detailed plans a bill of quantities is produced which is then submitted to a number of approved contractors.


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    • a carefully tailored specification is written to reflect the site and the project requirements. This is included in the contract documentation.