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Inspector's "Tools" Checklist

(pdf, 17 kb.)

Approved Job Information

__ Project Plans & Specifications With Revisions
__ Special Provisions & Technical Special Provisions
__ Drilled Shaft Installation Plan

References

__ Standard Specifications
__ Drilled Shaft Inspector's Manual (Local Department)
__ Drilled Shaft Inspector's Qualification Course Manual (NHI #132070)

Testing Equipment

__ Sampler
__ Sand Content Testing Equipment
__ Mud Density Test Equipment
__ Viscosity Test Equipment

Blank Forms

__ Drilled Shaft Soil/Rock Excavation Log
__ Drilled Shaft Core Log
__ Drilled Shaft Inspection Log
__ Concrete Placement Log
__ Concrete Volume Form
__ Drilled Shaft Construction & Pay Summary

Daily Essentials

__ Hard Hat
__ Boots
__ Ear & Eye Protection
__ Pen/Pencil (with spare)
__ 12-Foot tape (Preferably 24')
__ 150-Foot Tape
__ Builders Square
__ Life of Reflective Jacket
__ Watch
__ Calculator
__ Camera
__ Scale
__ Level
__ Weighted 100-Foot Tape
__ Plumb Bob

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Updated: 04/07/2011

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