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Geotechnical Engineering

 

Checklist and Guidelines for Review of Geotechnical
Reports and Preliminary Plans and Specifications

PS&E Review Checklist for Specific Features

F. Structure Foundations - Spread Footings

  1. *Where spread footings are to be placed on natural soil, is the specific bearing strata in which the footing is to be founded clearly described, e.g., placed on Br. Sandy GRAVEL deposit, etc.?

        (Yes   /   No   /   Unknown or N/A)

  2. *Where spread footings are to be placed in the bridge end fill, are gradation and compaction requirements, for the select fill and backfill drainage material, covered in the special provisions, standard specifications, or standard structure sheets?

        (Yes   /   No   /   Unknown or N/A)

 

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Updated: 04/07/2011
 

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