JULY 2015
 STANDARD SPECIFICATIONS FOR
ROAD AND BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION


2015 Specifications eBook


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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Division I | Division II | Division III


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DIVISION I - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND COVENANTS
Section Number (Including 7/15 Workbook Redline Changes)Section TitleLatest Revision
(Supplemental Specification)
Redline Section (including 7/15 Workbook Changes)
1DEFINITIONS AND TERMS  
2PROPOSAL REQUIREMENTS AND CONDITIONS  
3AWARD AND EXECUTION OF CONTRACT  
4SCOPE OF THE WORK  
5CONTROL OF THE WORK   
6CONTROL OF MATERIALS  
7LEGAL REQUIREMENTS AND RESPONSIBILITY TO THE PUBLIC   
8PROSECUTION AND PROGRESS   
9MEASUREMENT AND PAYMENT   
DIVISION II - CONSTRUCTION DETAILSTOP
Section Number
(Includes 7/15 Changes)
Section NumberLatest Revision
(Supplemental Specification)
Redline Section (including 7/15 Workbook Changes)
GENERAL CONSTRUCTION OPERATIONS
100CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS  
101MOBILIZATION   
102MAINTENANCE OF TRAFFIC   
103TEMPORARY WORK STRUCTURES  
104PREVENTION, CONTROL, AND ABATEMENT OF EROSION AND WATER POLLUTION   
105CONTRACTOR QUALITY CONTROL GENERAL REQUIREMENTS  
107LITTER REMOVAL AND MOWING   
108PROTECTION OF EXISTING STRUCTURES  
CLEARING CONSTRUCTION SITE
110CLEARING AND GRUBBING   
EARTHWORK AND RELATED OPERATIONS
120EXCAVATION AND EMBANKMENT   
121FLOWABLE FILL   
125EXCAVATION FOR STRUCTURES AND PIPE   
145GEOSYNTHETIC REINFORCEMENT  
160STABILIZING   
162PREPARED SOIL LAYER  
175CRACKING AND RESEATING EXISTING CONCRETE PAVEMENT  
BASE COURSES
200ROCK BASE   
204GRADED AGGREGATE BASE  
210REWORKING LIMEROCK BASE  
230LIMEROCK STABILIZED BASE  
234SUPERPAVE ASPHALT BASE  
283RECLAIMED ASPHALT PAVEMENT BASE  
285OPTIONAL BASE COURSE  
286TURNOUT CONSTRUCTION  
287ASPHALT TREATED PERMEABLE BASE  
288CEMENT TREATED PERMEABLE BASE  
290GRANULAR SUBBASE   
BITUMINOUS TREATMENTS, SURFACE COURSES AND CONCRETE PAVEMENT
300PRIME AND TACK COATS   
320HOT MIX ASPHALT - PLANT METHODS AND EQUIPMENT   
327MILLING OF EXISTING ASPHALT PAVEMENT   
330HOT MIX ASPHALT - GENERAL CONSTRUCTION REQUIREMENTS   
334SUPERPAVE ASPHALT CONCRETE   
336ASPHALT RUBBER BINDER   
337ASPHALT CONCRETE FRICTION COURSES   
338VALUE ADDED ASPHALT PAVEMENT   
339MISCELLANEOUS ASPHALT PAVEMENT   
341ASPHALT RUBBER MEMBRANE INTERLAYER   
346PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE  
347PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE - NS  
350CEMENT CONCRETE PAVEMENT   
352GRINDING CONCRETE PAVEMENT   
353CONCRETE PAVEMENT SLAB REPLACEMENT   
355VALUE ADDED PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE PAVEMENT   
370BRIDGE APPROACH EXPANSION JOINTS  
STRUCTURES
400CONCRETE STRUCTURES   
407THREE-SIDED PRECAST CULVERT  
410PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULVERT   
411EPOXY INJECTION OF CRACKS IN CONCRETE STRUCTURES   
413SEALING CRACKS AND CONCRETE STRUCTURE SURFACES   
415REINFORCING STEEL   
416INSTALLATION OF POST-INSTALLED ANCHOR SYSTEMS AND DOWELS FOR STRUCTURAL APPLICATION IN CONCRETE ELEMENTS  
425INLETS, MANHOLES AND JUNCTION BOXES  
430PIPE CULVERTS   
431PIPE LINER   
435STRUCTURAL PLATE PIPE AND PIPE ARCH CULVERTS   
436TRENCH DRAIN  
440UNDERDRAINS   
443FRENCH DRAINS  
446EDGEDRAIN (DRAINCRETE)   
449PRECAST CONCRETE DRAINAGE PRODUCTS   
450PRECAST PRESTRESSED CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION   
451PRESTRESSED SOIL ANCHORS   
452PRECAST SEGMENTAL BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION  
453EPOXY JOINTING OF PRECAST SEGMENTS  
455STRUCTURES FOUNDATIONS   
458BRIDGE DECK JOINTS   
459BITUMEN COATING AND POLYETHYLENE SHEETING ON CONCRETE PILES   
460STRUCTURAL STEEL AND MISCELLANEOUS METALS   
461MULTIROTATIONAL BEARINGS   
462POST-TENSIONING  
470TIMBER STRUCTURES   
471FIBER REINFORCED POLYMER FENDER SYSTEMS   
INCIDENTAL CONSTRUCTION
502SHEAR CONNECTORS   
504STEEL GRID FLOORS   
506BRIDGE DRAINAGE SYSTEM   
510NAVIGATION LIGHTS FOR FIXED BRIDGES   
514PLASTIC FILTER FABRIC (GEOTEXTILE)   
520CONCRETE GUTTER, CURB ELEMENTS, AND TRAFFIC SEPARATOR   
521CONCRETE BARRIERS, TRAFFIC RAILING BARRIERS AND PARAPETS   
522CONCRETE SIDEWALK   
523PATTERNED PAVEMENT   
524CONCRETE DITCH AND SLOPE PAVEMENT  
525ASPHALT CONCRETE CURB  
526ARCHITECTURAL PAVERS   
527DETECTABLE WARNINGS ON WALKING SURFACES   
530RIPRAP AND ARTICULATING CONCRETE BLOCK REVETMENT SYSTEMS SS5300000530
534NOISE AND PERIMETER WALLS   
536GUARDRAIL   
538RESETTING GUARDRAIL   
544CRASH CUSHIONS  
546RUMBLE STRIPS SS5460000546
548RETAINING WALL SYSTEMS   
550FENCING   
555DIRECTIONAL BORE   
556JACK AND BORE   
560COATING NEW STRUCTURAL STEEL  
561COATING EXISTING STRUCTURAL STEEL   
562REPAIR OF GALVANIZED SURFACES   
563ANTI-GRAFFITI COATINGS   
570PERFORMANCE TURF   
571PLASTIC EROSION MAT   
TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNALS AND DEVICES
603GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNALS AND DEVICES   
608MANUFACTURERS' WARRANTIES FOR TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNALS AND DEVICES   
611ACCEPTANCE PROCEDURES FOR TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNALS AND DEVICES   
620GROUNDING AND LIGHTNING PROTECTION   
630CONDUIT  
632SIGNAL CABLE   
633COMMUNICATION CABLE   
634SPAN WIRE ASSEMBLY   
635PULL, SPLICE, AND JUNCTION BOXES   
639ELECTRICAL POWER SERVICE ASSEMBLIES   
641PRESTRESSED CONCRETE POLES   
646ALUMINUM PEDESTAL POLES   
649GALVANIZED STEEL POLES, MAST ARMS AND MONOTUBE ASSEMBLIES   
650VEHICULAR TRAFFIC SIGNAL ASSEMBLIES   
653PEDESTRIAN SIGNAL ASSEMBLIES SP6530000653
654MIDBLOCK CROSSWALK ENHANCEMENT ASSEMBLIES   
659MAST ARM, SPAN WIRE, AND POLE MOUNTING ASSEMBLIES   
660VEHICLE DETECTION SYSTEM   
663SIGNAL PRIORITY AND PREEMPTION SYSTEMS   
665PEDESTRIAN DETECTION SYSTEM  
670TRAFFIC CONTROLLER ASSEMBLIES   
671TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS   
676TRAFFIC CABINETS   
677EQUIPMENT SHELTER   
678CONTROLLER ACCESSORIES  
680SYSTEM CONTROL EQUIPMENT   
682VIDEO EQUIPMENT   
684NETWORK DEVICES   
685TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEM AUXILIARIES   
687HIGHWAY ADVISORY RADIO   
SIGNING, PAVEMENT MARKING AND LIGHTING
700HIGHWAY SIGNING SS7000000700
701PROFILED THERMOPLASTIC PAVEMENT MARKINGS SS7010000701
705OBJECT MARKERS AND DELINEATORS   
706RAISED RETRO-REFLECTIVE PAVEMENT MARKERS AND BITUMINOUS ADHESIVE   
709TRAFFIC STRIPES AND MARKINGS -TWO-REACTIVE COMPONENTS SS7090000709
710PAINTED PAVEMENT MARKINGSSS7100000710
711THERMOPLASTIC TRAFFIC STRIPES MARKINGS SS7110000711
713PERMANENT TAPE TRAFFIC STRIPES MARKINGS SS7130000713
715HIGHWAY LIGHTING SYSTEM   
DIVISION III - MATERIALSTOP
Redline Section -
Includes 7/15 Changes
Section TitleLatest Revision
(Supplemental Specification)
Redline Section (including 7/15 Workbook Changes)
AGGREGATES
901COARSE AGGREGATE   
902FINE AGGREGATE   
FLEXIBLE-PAVEMENT MATERIALS (INCLUDING MATERIALS FOR STABILIZING)
911BASE AND STABILIZED BASE MATERIALS   
914STABILIZATION MATERIALS   
916BITUMINOUS MATERIALS   
917MINERAL FILLER  
919GROUND TIRE RUBBER FOR USE IN ASPHALT RUBBER BINDER   
MATERIALS FOR PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE (STRUCTURAL PAVEMENT AND MISCELLANEOUS)
921PORTLAND CEMENT AND BLENDED CEMENT  
923WATER FOR CONCRETE  
924ADMIXTURES FOR CONCRETE   
925CURING MATERIALS FOR CONCRETE   
926EPOXY COMPOUNDS   
929POZZOLANS AND SLAG   
930MATERIALS FOR CONCRETE REPAIR   
ACCESSORY MATERIALS FOR CONCRETE PAVEMENT AND CONCRETE STRUCTURES
931METAL ACCESSORY MATERIALS FOR CONCRETE PAVEMENT AND CONCRETE STRUCTURES   
932NONMETALLIC ACCESSORY MATERIALS FOR CONCRETE PAVEMENT AND CONCRETE STRUCTURES   
933PRESTRESSING STEEL   
934NON-SHRINK GROUT  
937POST-INSTALLED ANCHOR SYSTEMS FOR STRUCTURAL APPLICATIONS IN CONCRETE ELEMENTS   
938POST-TENSIONING GROUT  
DRAINAGE MATERIALS
942PRECAST CONCRETE PIPE GASKETS   
943CORRUGATED STEEL PIPE AND PIPE ARCH (INCLUDING UNDERDRAIN)   
944STRUCTURAL PLATE STEEL PIPE AND PIPE ARCH   
945ALUMINUM PIPE, INCLUDING UNDERDRAIN, PIPE ARCH AND STRUCTURAL PLATE PIPE AND PIPE ARCH   
946CAST IRON PIPE   
948MISCELLANEOUS TYPES OF PIPE   
949MISCELLANEOUS COMPONENTS FOR MANHOLES, INLETS AND OTHER STRUCTURES   
TIMBER PRODUCTS AND MATERIALS
951INSPECTION OF TIMBER PRODUCTS   
952STRUCTURAL TIMBER   
953TIMBER PILING (INCLUDING TIMBER SHEET PILING)   
954TIMBER FENCE POSTS AND BRACES   
955TIMBER TREATMENT (INCLUDING TREATING MATERIALS)   
METAL MATERIALS AND FABRICATION DETAILS FOR METAL ITEMS
960POST TENSIONING COMPONENTS   
962STRUCTURAL STEEL AND MISCELLANEOUS METAL ITEMS (OTHER THAN ALUMINUM)   
965GENERAL PROVISIONS FOR ALUMINUM ITEMS (INCLUDING WELDING)   
967RAIL ELEMENTS FOR GUARDRAIL   
PAVEMENT MARKINGS, COATINGS AND RECYCLED MATERIAL (MISCELLANEOUS.)
970MATERIALS FOR RAISED RETROREFLECTIVE PAVEMENT MARKERS AND BITUMINOUS ADHESIVE   
971TRAFFIC MARKING MATERIALS SS9710000971
972RECYCLED PLASTIC PRODUCTS  
973FIBER REINFORCED POLYMER (FRP) COMPOSITE STRUCTURAL SHAPES  
975STRUCTURAL COATING MATERIALS   
EROSION CONTROL MATERIALS
981TURF MATERIALS   
982FERTILIZER   
983WATER FOR GRASSING   
985GEOSYNTHETIC MATERIALS   
987PREPARED SOIL LAYER MATERIALS   
TRAFFIC CONTROL MATERIALS
990TEMPORARY TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICE MATERIALS   
992HIGHWAY LIGHTING MATERIALS   
993OBJECT MARKERS AND DELINEATORS   
994RETROREFLECTIVE AND NONREFLECTIVE SHEETING FOR TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICES   
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