MB (measurement book)
It is the book of measurement in wich govt. Authorities or organizations can take the actual measurement of works completed by the contractor as per BOQ (Book of Quantities).
Importance of MB
1. After the estimation, the work done is assigned to the contractor through the tendering process. After the completion of work by the contractor as per BOQ, the bills are submitted to the authority. Authorities may take the actual measurements of the completed work in Measurement Books. Ball pens are not allowed in MB.
2. Payment of the contractor should be made by calculating the quantities of MB
3. MB is the legal authority in which construction work measurements and supplied material quantities to the department recorded.