WELCOME : dbSoft - 2014 : (The Civil Estimation & Rate Analysis Software Application for BSNL Civil Wing)

“I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it!”
 -Bill Gates


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Click any of the following links to Download DSR-2013 in MS Excel! (Both are same)

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:: dbSoft-2014::
Based on DSR-2014 and DAR-2014





No Hard Work, Only Smart Work!
dbSoft trainees at Pune with PGM(BW), PCE(C) and SE(C)In the Photo : dbSoft trainees at RTTC, Pune with J.Rambabu, application developer and Sri VB Gupta, PGM(BW) Retd. BSNL. and  Sri Ganga Prasad PCE(Civil), Mumbai, Sri D.K. Gupta, SE(Civil), Pune.

 SALIENT FEATURES OF DBSOFT-2014
  • Windows application, based on DSR-2014 and DAR-2014 (DSR -2007/2012/2013 also included) AND based on DPAR-2012.
  • All the output comes in neatly formatted, ready to submit MS Excel files, with formulas.
  • No need to have a DSR / DPAR with you to work with dbSoft! 
  • No need to remember any codes, commands, file/folder names etc.,!
  • All the items of DSR available for estimation as well as rate analysis.
  • Market Rate analysis for required percentage of items in descending order!
  • MR items can be added for both estimate and rate analysis.
  • Data can be carried from one system to another in a pen drive.
  • Suitable for Internal as well as External Projects!
    • Reading e-measurement books and preparing Abstract M-Book (bill) (In Customized versions for major projects like IIT, Hyderabad only)
  • Details of measurements can be prepared within dbSoft or in MS Excel (dbSoft reads MS Excel files)
  • Importing data from Excel file is possible for basic rates and estimate items.
  • Easy to use software. No specific training is required!
  • Excellent support is available (through Website / Google & Yahoo Groups / TeamViewer)
  • ALTTC, Ghaziabad has  been conducting training classes at Ghaziabad and other places all over India. (Already conducted at Chennai, Bengaluru, Jammu, Delhi, Meerut, Jaipur, Amritsar, Nagpur, Lucknow, Pune in addition to periodical training at Ghaziabad)
Reports / Output files that can be generated from  dbSoft (MS Excel files):
  • Preliminary Estimates based on DPAR-2012
  • Detailed Estimate and details of measurements (Landscape or Portrait)
  • Merging of multiple estimates into single estimate (including statement of quantities in MS Excel)
  • List of basic items required (for collection of basic local market rates)
  • Quantities of basic items required for the project. (Resource analysis)
  • Notice Inviting Tenders.
  • BSNL Tender document along with BoQ / Schedule of Quantities (MS Word, both in Landscape and Portrait modes)
  • Market Rate Analysis (In MS Excel)
  • Market Rate Analysis without making estimate
  • Comparative Statement
  • Justification Statement
  • Presumptive percentage calculations
  • Schedule of Quantities for copy of Agreement (including cover page, award letter)
  • Schedule of Quantities for RA/ Final Bills
  • Bill forms (In a single Excel File) including Account of Secured Advances
  • Theoretical consumption of  Cement & Paints statements (New feature)
  • Deviation of Quantities Statements
  • Extra Item Statements
  • Award letter to the agency
  • Agreement that is to be printed on stamp paper
  • Comparative Statement after final with executed quantities
  • LMR forwarding letter 
  • Test Check Statement by SDE / EE
  • Rent assessment calculations (New feature)
  • Cost Index Calculations (New feature)



dbSoft-2013 
was launched by
Shri S.V.JOSHI,
Chief Engineer (Civil), MAHARASHTRA EAST ZONE, NAGPUR
in the function held at RTTC, NAGPUR on 02.12.2013




Photos showing the launching ceremony:

Shri Manish Shukla, Principal & Addl. GM, RTTC, Nagpur
and Shri S.V.Joshi, CE(C), Nagpur unveiling the Software CDs




Shri Chatar Singh, BS-C Faculty, ALTTC, GZB presenting brief about the Software


Shri Rambabu Jalli, dbSoft author giving his presentation 
"dbSoft - The Evolution Story" 

Shri Manish Shukla, Addl. GM,  addressing the trainees


Shri S.V. Joshi, CE(C) expressing the need of the software adoption.

Trainees watching the presentation

Live Demo of dbSoft after its launch..





Sri Niraj Goel, CE(Civil), Launching the dbSoft-2012
Sri Niraj Goel, CE(Civil) launching the dbSoft-2012

Smt S.Q.Nasreen Quadri, CE(Arb - L&B), Hyderabad
Smt S.Q.Nasreen Quadri, CE(Civil)

Officers present at the launching ceremony....
Officers present at the dbSoft2012 launching ceremony
Sri Rambabu, explaining the advantages of dbSoft to Sri Niraj Goel, CE(C)
Sri J.Rambabu, author of dbSoft explaining the advantages of dbSoft to CE(Civil)


TRAINING CLASSES CONDUCTED BY ALTTC GHAZIABAD ON dbSoft AT VARIOUS PLACES ALL OVER INDIA :

dbSoft training programme at Jammu
Inaguration of training programme by Sri Rakesh Kumar, CE(C) at Jammu

Jammu - Training Class
Training class at Jammu


ALTTC GHAZABAD HAS CONDUCTED 2 DAY TRAINING PROGRAMME AT RTTC, JAIPUR 
COMPUTER AIDED QUANTITY SURVEY USING dbSoft FROM 29.01.2013 TO 30.01.2013


ALTTC GHAZABAD HAS CONDUCTED 3 DAYS TRAINING PROGRAMME 
COMPUTER AIDED QUANTITY SURVEY USING dbSoft from 9.10.12 to 11.10.2012



Training Class at ALTTC, Ghaziabad


Training Class at Chennai..
Training Class at Chennai..

Trainees at Banglore..
Chief Engineer (C), Banglore addressing the trainees..




A seminar on dbSoft conducted at Bhubaneswar

dbSoft 2013  is developed for use in BSNL Civil Wing for preparation of Estimates based on CPWD DSR-2013/2012/2007, Comparative Statements, Market Rate Analysis (based on DAR-2013/2012 /2007), Schedules for copy of Agreement and Bills etc. 

SALIENT FEATURES OF dbSoft :

  • Minimum Computer knowledge is sufficient for using this software.

  • dbSoft accepts Delhi.S.R. Codes directly.

  • Details of measurements can be prepared within dbSoft or MS Excel!

    You can work with or without a Delhi.S.R. with you.

  • It is easy to add non-scheduled items
  • dbSoft  prepares estimates in an Excel  file with formulas i.e not a text file (both Schedule of Quantities and General Abstract of Cost in a single file)

  • Data for analysis of rates for market items can be added/modified.

  • Comparative Statement can be prepared for 99 contractors for a work. Rebate offered for some of the items can also be input.

  • Standard Market Rates can be saved and can be adopted for any work and LMR adopted in one work can be copied to another work.                                                      
  • Very useful for the sub-divisions and divisions where supporting staff not available.