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

PS&E Review Checklist for Specific Features

J. Material Sites

  1. *Is a material site sketch, containing the basic information listed on page 27, included in the plans?

        (Yes   /   No   /   Unknown or N/A)

  2. *Has the material site investigation established a proven quantity of material sufficient to satisfy the project estimated quantity needs?

        (Yes   /   No   /   Unknown or N/A)

  3. Where specification material cannot be obtained directly from the natural deposit, do the special provisions clearly spell out that processing will be required?

        (Yes   /   No   /   Unknown or N/A)

  4. Are contractor special permit requirements covered in the special provisions?

        (Yes   /   No   /   Unknown or N/A)

  5. Are pit reclaimation requirements clearly spelled out on the plans and in the special provisions?

        (Yes   /   No   /   Unknown or N/A)

*A response other than (yes) or (N/A) for any of these checklist questions is cause to contact the appropriate geotechnical engineer for a clarification and/or to discuss the project.

 

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Updated: 04/07/2011
 

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