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2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions

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These 2008 boilerplate special provisions are used with the 2008 Standard Specifications.
 
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Part 00000

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Documents and Forms
Section Description Effective Date
SPLIST Bid Booklet/Special Provisions Document Assembly
(Updated 11-26-14) 
n/a
BB COV Cover Page (Bid Booklet) 09-26-13
BB001 Description of Work Page (Bid Booklet) 09-26-13
SP COV Cover Page (Special Provisions) 12-10-09
SP001 Description of Work Page (Special Provisions) 01-29-15
TOC FED Table of Contents (Federal funded projects) 06-19-14
TOC STA Table of Contents (State funded projects) 06-21-12
DBE Assigned DBE Contract Goal (Federal funded projects) 01-15-15
MWESB  Assigned MWESB Aspirational Target (State funded projects) 06-07-12
IN GOAL Indian Goal and Compliance Fee 06-19-14
RR BNSF Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railway
Contactor Requirements and Exhibits
11-12-09
RR CORP Central Oregon & Pacific Railroad
Contactor Agreement and Exhibits
12-10-09
RR INPR Idaho Northern & Pacific Railroad
Contractor's Agreement and Exhibits
11-12-09
RR PNWR Portland & Western Railroad
Contractor Agreement and Exhibits
11-12-09
RR UPRR Union Pacific Railroad
Contractor's Agreement and Exhibits
11-12-09
RRS Other Railroad Contractor Requirements Without RR Insurance (When RR Insurance is not required) 03-31-08
PAINT 36 Coating Quality Warranty and Performance Bond
(36 month coating warranty)
12-11-08
SIG Signature Page 04-26-12
SP002 Special Provisions Page 1 - Work to be Done 12-11-14

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Part 00100

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions 
 
General Conditions
Section Description Effective Date
00110 Organization, Conventions, Abbreviations, and Definitions 01-29-15
00120 Bidding Requirements and Procedures 01-29-15
00130 Award and Execution of Contract 10-31-13
00140 Scope of Work 09-26-13
00150 Control of Work 01-29-15
00160 Source of Materials 10-23-14
00165 Quality of Materials 06-05-14
00170 Legal Relations and Responsibilities 10-23-14
00180 Prosecution and Progress 01-15-15
00190 Measurement of Pay Quantities 06-26-14
00195
Payment
06-26-14
00196 Payment for Extra Work 03-31-08
00197 Payment for Force Account Work 09-26-13
00199 Disagreements, Protests and Claims 04-17-14

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Part 00200

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Temporary Features and Appurtenances
Section Description Effective Date
00205 Field Laboratory, Weighhouse, Etc. 03-31-08
00210 Mobilization 03-31-08
00220 Accommodations for Public Traffic 06-26-14
00225 Work Zone Traffic Control  (Requires 02110 and 02910.  May require 00440 and 00810.) 10-09-14
00230 Temporary Detours (Requires 02320 for embankment geotextile) 08-19-10
00235 Agency Provided Material Sources and Disposal Sites 11-21-13
00240 Temporary Drainage Facilities 03-31-08
00245 Temporary Water Management (Requires 00290) 08-08-13
00250 Temporary Detour Bridges (Requires 02001 and 02520. May require 00230) 08-21-14
00251 Agency Provided Temporary Bridges (May require 00230) 03-31-08
00252 Temporary Work Bridges (Bridge or Trestle) 08-18-11
00253 Temporary Work Platform 03-31-08
00254 Temporary Work Access (Platforms or Scaffolding) 03-31-08
00256 Temporary Retaining Walls 01-13-11
00270 Temporary Fences 03-31-08
00280

Erosion and Sediment Control (Requires 00440, 02510, and 02630 for tire wash facility. Requires 01030 for temporary seeding. Requires 02320 for subgrade, sediment fence and drainage geotextile. Requires 02630 for sediment trap. Requires 03020 for commercial compost.)

04-11-13
00290 Environmental Protection (Requires 00245 for temporary water management.)  04-10-14
 00293 Decommission Underground Storage Tanks (Requires 00294) 07-19-12
 00294 Contaminated Media 10-23-14
 00295 Asbestos Materials 07-19-12
 00296 Paint and Painted Materials 10-10-13
 00297 PCB and Mercury Containing Equipment (Requires 00950) 07-19-12
 00298 Well Preservation and Abandonment (Requires 00294 when contaminated soil or contaminated groundwater will be encountered.) 07-19-12
 00299 Decommission Underground Injection Control Systems (Requires 00294 when contaminated soil or contaminated groundwater will be encountered.) 07-19-12
 0A299 Decommission Septic Systems 07-19-12

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Part 00300

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Roadwork
Section Description Effective Date
00305 Construction Survey Work (Requires 00150 to establish survey responsibilities) 06-26-14
00310 Removal of Structures and Obstructions 03-31-08
00320 Clearing and Grubbing 07-10-14
00330 Earthwork (May require 00235) 04-17-14
00331 Subgrade Stabilization (Requires 02320 and 02630)  08-18-11
00333 Aggregate Ditch Lining 03-31-08
00334 Preparation of Shoulders 03-31-08
00335 Blasting Methods and Protection of Excavation Backslopes 01-09-14
00340 Watering 03-31-08
00344 Treated Subgrade 10-24-13
00350 Geosynthetic Installation (Requires 02320) 08-18-11
00360 Drainage Blanket 03-31-08
00370 Finishing Roadbeds 03-31-08
00380 Roadwork, Hourly Rate Basis 03-31-08
00390 Riprap Protection (Requires 00350 when riprap geotextile is paid separately. Requires 02010 when grouted riprap is required. Requires 02320 for riprap geotextile.) 01-09-14
00396 Shotcrete Slope Stabilization (Requires 02010, 0202002040, 02050, and 02510) 04-10-14
00398 Rock Slope Stabilization and Reinforcement (Requires 00440)  04-17-14

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Part 00400

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Drainage and Sewers
Section Description Effective Date
00405 Trench Excavation, Bedding, and Backfill (Requires 00440, 00442, and 02630)  12-11-08
00406 Tunneling, Boring, and Jacking (Requires 02630) 09-22-11
00410 Pipe Lining 07-16-09
00420 Salvaging Pipe 03-31-08
00430 Subsurface Drains (Requires 0035000440, and 02320)  08-19-10
00432 Wearing Surface Drains (Requires 00440 for concrete protection blocks)  06-26-08
00435 Prefabricated Vertical Drains 03-31-08
00440 Commercial Grade Concrete (Requires 02010, 02020, 02030, 02040, and 02050) 04-10-14
00442 Controlled Low Strength Materials (Requires 02010, 02030 and 02040) 01-09-14
00445 Sanitary, Storm, Culvert, Siphon, and Irrigation Pipe (Requires 00405. Requires 00440 for conc. pipe. Requires 00495 for trench resurfacing. Requires 02410 for steel reinf. polyethylene or polypropylene pipe. Requires 02510 for reinf. in blocks.) 08-18-11
00446 Trench Drains (Requires 00440) 06-04-09
00450 Structural Plate Shaped Structures (Requires 00440 and 02430)  12-02-10
00459 Cast-In-Place Concrete Pipe (Requires 02001) 07-17-14
00460 Paved Culvert End Slopes (Requires 00440)  05-16-08
00470 Manholes, Catch Basins, and Inlets (Requires 00440 and 02510May require 02450.)  10-30-14
00475 Drain Wells 03-31-08
00480 Drainage Curbs (Requires 00440 and 02440)  05-19-11
00490 Work on Existing Sewers and Structures (Requires 00440, 00442, 00470, 02450, and 02510)  10-30-14
00495 Trench Resurfacing (Requires 02630) 09-22-11

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Part 00500

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Bridges
Section Description Effective Date
00501 Bridge Removal 09-22-11
00503 Bridge Deck Cold Plane Pavement Removal (May require 0053900556005570055900591, and 00592) 09-13-12
00510 Structure Excavation and Backfill (Requires 02630)  02-26-09
00512 Drilled Shafts (Requires 02001 and 02510) 11-21-13
00520 Driven Piles (Requires 0200102190, and 02520) 08-21-14
00530 Steel Reinforcement for Concrete (Requires 02510) 10-24-13
00532 Rebar Continuity 03-31-08
00535 Resin Bonded Anchor Systems (Requires 02510 and 02560) 08-21-14
00536 Internal Shear Anchors (Requires 02015) 11-07-13
00538 Crack Injecting Existing Bridges (Requires 02015) 11-07-13
00539 Concrete and Crack Sealing (Requires 02060 and 02015. Requires 00503 for removing bridge deck AC) ​11-07-13
00540

Structural Concrete (Requires 00539, 02001, 02015, 02050, ​02055, 02210and 02440)

06-26-14
00545 Reinforced Concrete Bridge End Panels (Requires 0200102510, and 02630) 11-21-13
00550 Precast Prestressed Concrete Members (Requires 02001, 0201502210, 02510, and 02560) 11-21-13
00555 Post-Tensioning (Requires 02020, 02515, 02530, and 02540) 04-10-14
00556 Multi-Layer Polymer Concrete Overlay (Requires 02015) 07-10-14
00557 Premixed Polymer Concrete Overlays (Requires 02015. Requires 00503 when removing bridge deck AC) 11-07-13
00559 Silica Fume and Latex Modified Concrete Overlays (Requires 00539, 02001, and 02015) 11-21-13
00560 Structural Steel Bridges (Requires 0059402530 and 02560) 03-20-14
00570 Timber Structures (Requires 005940219002210, and 02530.  Requires 02150 for lightweight metal connectors.) 03-20-14
00581 Bridge Drainage Systems (Requires 02530 and 02560.) 03-20-14
00582 Bridge Bearings  (Requires 00594 for steel bearings.  Requires 02530 and 02570 for composite bearings.) 03-20-14
00583 Electrical Conduit in Structures 03-31-08
00584 Elastomeric Concrete Nosing 06-10-10
00585 Expansion Joints (Requires 02440 and 02530) 03-20-14
0A585 Expansion Joints, Modular [NEW] ​03-07-13
00587 Bridge Rails (Requires 0200102210, 02510, and 02530. Requires 00594 for metal rails.) 03-20-14
00589 Utility Attachments on Structures (Requires 02910) 10-20-11
00592 Spray Waterproofing Membrane (Requires 02015) 11-07-13
00593 Powder Coating Metal Structures 11-21-13
00594 Preparing and Coating Metal Structures (Requires 00290. Requires 00296 for lead.) 07-17-14
00595 Reinforced Concrete Box Culverts (Requires 02001 and 02510) 09-12-13
0A596 Mechanically Stabilized Earth Retaining Walls (Requires 00440, 0200102510, and 02630. Requires 02320  for drainage and riprap geotextile and for geogrids) 11-21-13
0B596 Prefabricated Modular Retaining Walls (Requires 00440,  0200102510and 02630. Requires 02320 for drainage and riprap geotextile) 11-21-13
0C596 Cast-In-Place Retaining Walls (Requires 004400200102510, and 02630. Requires 02320 for drainage geotextile) 11-21-13
00597 Sound Walls (Requires 0044002440, and 02510)  09-12-13
00599 Concrete Slope Paving (Requires 00440 and 02510)  09-12-13

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Part 00600

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Bases
Section Description Effective Date
00610 Reconditioning Existing Roadway 03-31-08
00620 Cold Plane Pavement Removal 06-06-13
00622 Grinding Concrete Pavement 08-18-11
00635 Grid-Rolled Aggregate Subbase 03-31-08
00640 Aggregate Base and Shoulders 03-31-08
00641 Aggregate Subbase, Base, and Shoulders (Requires 02630 and 02640)  05-10-12
00645 Recycled Asphalt Products in Base 03-31-08
00670 Concrete Pavement Undersealing (Requires 02010, 02030 and 02040) 01-09-14
00680 Stockpiled Aggregates (Requires 02630) 08-15-13

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Part 00700

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Wearing Surfaces
Section Description Effective Date
00705 Emulsified Asphalt Prime Coat and Emulsified Asphalt Fog Coat 03-31-08
00706 Emulsified Asphalt Slurry Seal Surfacing 03-31-08
00710 Single Application Emulsified Asphalt Surface Treatment 08-15-13
00711 Pre-Coated Aggregate Asphalt Surface Treatment​ ​08-15-13
00715 Multiple Application Emulsified Asphalt Surface Treatment 08-15-13
00730 Emulsified Asphalt Tack Coat 03-31-08
00735 Emulsified Asphalt Concrete Pavement (Requires 00730.  May require 00705, 00710 or 00715) 08-15-13
00740 Safety Edge [NEW] 02-07-13​
00744 Minor Hot Mixed Asphalt Concrete (MHMAC) Pavement (Requires 00730)  05-08-14
00745 Hot Mixed Asphalt Concrete (HMAC) (Requires 00730)  01-09-14
00746 Crack Sealing Flexible Pavements 06-04-09
00748 Asphalt Concrete Pavement Repair (Requires 02630. Requires 02320 for subgrade geotextile) 01-10-13
00749 Miscellaneous Asphalt Concrete Structures (Requires 02630) 05-08-14
00754

Plain Concrete Pavement Repair [NEW]  Requires 0200102015, 02050 0244002510, and 02530)

06-05-14
00755 Continuously Reinforced Concrete Pavement (Requires 0200102050, 0244002510, and 02530) 04-17-14
00756 Plain Concrete Pavement (Requires 0200102050, 02440, and 02530) 04-17-14
00758 Reinforced Concrete Pavement Repair (Requires 02001, 02015, 02050, 0244002510, and 02530) 06-05-14
00759 Miscellaneous Portland Cement Concrete Structures (Requires 0044002440, and 02630.  Requires 02510 for reinforcement. Requires 02830 for handrail)  10-20-11
00760 Unit Pavers 12-11-08

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Part 00800

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Permanent Traffic Safety and Guidance Devices
Section Description Effective Date
00810 Metal Guardrail 03-13-14
00811 Cable Barrier (Requires 00440)  05-16-08
00812 Adjusting Guardrail 01-14-10
00813 Steel Backed Timber Guardrail (Requires 02190) 04-03-14
00815 Bollards (Requires 00440) 05-16-08
00820 Concrete Barrier (Requires 00440, 02210, 02440, and 02510)  05-10-12
00822 Glare Shields 03-31-08
00830 Impact Attenuators (Requires 00440 and 02510)  09-12-13
00840 Delineators and Milepost Marker Posts 03-07-13
00842 Facility Identification Markers 02-07-13
00850 Common Provisions for Permanent Pavement Markings 03-07-13
00851 Pavement Marking Removal 02-09-12
00855 Pavement Markers (Requires 00850)  06-12-08
00856 Surface Mounted Tubular Markers 03-31-08
00857 Rumble Strips 11-10-11
00860 Longitudinal Pavement Markings - Paint (Requires 00850)  01-14-10
00865 Longitudinal Pavement Markings - Durable (Requires 00850)  06-05-14
00866 Longitudinal Pavement Markings - High Performance (Requires 00850)  02-25-10
00867 Transverse Pavement Markings - Legends and Bars (Requires 00850)  08-16-12

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Part 00900

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Permanent Traffic Control and Illumination Systems
Section Description Effective Date
00902 Crosswalk Closure Barricades 06-23-11
00905 Removal and Reinstallation of Existing Signs 03-31-08
00910 Wood Sign Posts (Requires 02110 and 02190)  03-20-14
00920 Sign Support Footings (Requires 00440, 02510, and 02560)  08-21-14
00921 Major Sign Support Drilled Shafts 12-06-12​
00930 Metal Sign Supports (Requires 02530 and 02560.  May require 00594.) 03-20-14
00940 Signs (Requires 02910. May require 00594.) 03-13-14
00941 Sign Covers 03-31-08
00950 Removal of Electrical Systems 03-31-08
00960 Common Provisions for Electrical Systems (Requires 00440 and 00442. May require 00594.)  03-13-14
00962 Metal Illumination and Traffic Signal Supports (Requires 0044002530, and 02560. May require 00594.)  03-20-14
00963 Signal Support Drilled Shafts (Requires 00440 and 02510)  03-10-11
00965 Camera Poles and Foundations (Requires 02530 and 02560. May require 00594.) 03-20-14
00970 Highway Illumination (Requires 0096000962 and 02926) 01-30-14
00990 Traffic Signals (Requires 0096000962 and 02920  May require 00963 and 02925) 10-30-14

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Part 01000

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Right of Way Development and Control
Section Description  Effective Date
01010  Stormwater Control, Water Quality Structures (Requires 00842) 12-05-13
01011  Stormwater Control, Ponds (Requires 00842. Requires 02320 when drainage or riprap geotextile is used. Requires 03020 when water quality mixture is used.) 03-22-12
01012  Stormwater Control, Water Quality Biofiltration Swale(Requires 00842. Requires 02320 when drainage or riprap geotextile is used. Requires 03020 when water quality mixture is used.) 03-22-12
01013  Stormwater Control, Water Quality Bioslope (Requires 00842. Requires 02320 when drainage geotextile is used.) 03-22-12
01014  Stormwater Control, Water Quality Filter Strip Requires 00842Requires 03020 whe water quality mixture is used.) 03-22-12
01030  Seeding (Requires 03020 for commercial compost.) 10-20-11
01040  Planting (Requires 03020 for commercial compost.) 04-17-14
01050 Fences (Requires 00440 and 02530) 03-20-14
01060 Cattle Guards (Requires 00594, 0200102510, and 02560) 08-21-14
01070 Mailbox Supports (Requires 00440 for concrete collars)  01-30-14
01090 Gravel Beds and Blankets 03-31-08
01091 Waterway Enhancements 03-31-08
01095 Site Furnishings 08-16-12

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Part 01100

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Water Supply Systems
Section Description Effective Date
01120 Irrigation Systems 04-17-14
01140 Potable Water Pipe and Fittings (Requires 02630. Requires 00440 for thrust blocks)  09-22-11
01150 Potable Water Valves (Requires 00440 for thrust blocks)  05-16-08
01160 Hydrants and Appurtenances (Requires 00440 for thrust blocks)  05-16-08
01170 Potable Water Service Connections, 2 Inch and Smaller 03-31-08

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Part 02000

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions 
 
Materials
Section Description Effective Date
02001 ​Concrete (Requires 02010, 02020, 02030, 02040, and 02690) 04-10-14
02010 ​Portland Cement ​07-10-14
02015 ​PCC Repair 11-07-13​
02020 ​Water [NEW] 04-10-14​
02030 Modifiers 05-08-14
02040 ​Chemical Admixtures 09-12-13​
02050 Curing Materials 06-26-14
02055 ​Concrete Surface Retarders [NEW] 06-26-14​
02060 Concrete and Crack Sealers​ ​08-16-12
02110 Posts, Blocks, and Braces (Requires 02190) 03-20-14
02150 Lumber and Timber Connections 03-31-08
02190 ​Preservative Treatment of Timber [NEW] 03-20-14​
02210 Coating Materials for Timber and Concrete 05-10-12
02320 Geosynthetics 10-30-14
02410 Concrete and Plastic Pipe 08-18-11
02430 Structural Plate Pipe 12-02-10
02440 Joint Materials 05-19-11
02450 Manhole and Inlet Materials 10-30-14
02510 Reinforcement 10-24-13
02515 Prestressing Reinforcement​ 02-07-13​
02520 Steel and Concrete Piles 08-21-14
02530 Structural Steel [NEW] ​03-20-14
02540 ​Forging, Shafting, Casting, and Nonferrous Materials [NEW] ​03-20-14
02560 Fasteners 08-21-14
02570 Composite Bearings (Requires 02560) 08-21-14
02630 Base Aggregate 09-22-11
02640 Shoulder Aggregate 09-22-11
02690 PCC Aggregate 09-22-11
02830 Handrail (Requires 02560) 08-21-14
02910 Sign Materials 02-07-13
02920 Common Electrical Materials 04-08-10
02925 Traffic Signal Materials (Requires 02560) 08-21-14
02926 Highway Illumination Materials 12-06-12​

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Part 03000

2008 Boilerplate Special Provisions
 
Materials
Section Description Effective Date
03020
Erosion Materials
05-08-14

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