Method statement is a very useful document for planning engineers, method statement is a document that gives specific instructions and sequence on how to safely perform a work related task, or operate a piece of plant or equipment.
Why Method statement is useful for a planning engineer?
The best way to do an accurate time schedule is to read the method statement of the project activities. it will shortcut your way to read all the drawings and to know about project specifications and requirements. the method statement is being done for each activity or operation on the project and it should be matching with the project specifications and special conditions. it will give the planning engineer the sequence of work as well, how this activity will be installed in details.
What is the benefit to know sequence of work?
The more experience you as a planning engineer have, the better understanding of activities relationships and dependency you will get. and this is essential to prepare a time schedule, you should know how to link activities to each other. and to gain such experience on how activities are being executed just wait for years to monitor the work progress and learn how the construction works are being executed, or simply read some method statements to gain new information and update your knowledge database.
Where to read useful method statements ?
In this topic i will put the link of all method statements i have and i will keep updating this list to be a directory for our reference, There will be three main categories as per the following:
A: Civil method statements:
B:Architecture method statements:
C: Electrical and Mechanical MEP method statements: