Master Municipal Construction Documents Association

Changes to Specifications

Platinum / Gold Section # Paragraph(s) Comments / Purposes
01 42 00 / 2000
Reference Specifications
1.XX New specifications added and web link enabled
01 53 01 / 1535
Temporary Facilities
1.XX House Keeping
1.9.2 Payment for site trailer moved to 01 52 01 – 1.6.1
01 55 00 / 1570
Traffic Control, Vehicle Access and Parking
1.XX Expand specification and requirement on proper traffic control and signage
01 58 01 / 1561
Environmental Protection
1.XX House Keeping
1.4.1 Prohibit burning onsite
03 30 53 / 3300
Cast-in-Place Concrete
Precast Concrete
1.5.X Spit section into two. The former one addresses only CIP work and the latter one addresses only precast work.
31 05 17 / 2226
Aggregate and Granular Materials
2.5 River Sand Change in gradation
2.10.2 Added a Type 2 Base Gravel (25mm minus)
2.12 Added Pit Fines, Overburden, and Cyclone Sand
31 23 01 / 2223
Excavating, Trenching and Backfilling
2.2.2.X House Keeping
31 23 23 / 2236
Controlled Density Fill
1.X.X House Keeping
31 24 13 / 2224
Roadway Excavation, Embankment & Compaction
1.X.X House Keeping
2.2.1.4 Added River Sand and pit fines as specified materials
2.2.2  
32 01 17.6 / 2576
Sealing Pavement Cracks for Maintenance Purposes
1.X House Keeping
32 11 16.1 / 2234
Granular Subbase
1.X House Keeping
2.1.1.7 Added River Sand as specified materials
32 11 23 / 2233
Granular Base
1.X House Keeping
32 12 16 / 2512
Asphalt Concrete Pavement
1.X House Keeping
32 13 33 / 2513
Surface Treatments
3.2.4 Wording Change
3.3 Fog Seal Deleted
3.4.4.1 Remove reference to water ratio
32 13 13 / 2521
Portland Cement Concrete Pavement
1.X House Keeping
32 13 16.1 / 2520
Roller Compacted Concrete Paving
3.5.2.2 Uneven Joint Requirement Deleted Clause
33 11 01 / 2666
Waterworks
1.0.2 Updated AWWA reference
1.4.1 Certified by CSA (not conforming to)
1.8.6 and 1.8.7 Wording Change
2.1.1 Revised to allow multiple pipe materials to be used.
2.1.2 All materials will be in
2.2.3.2 Cast Iron Outside Diameter
2.2.13.9 and 2.2.13.10 Conform to CSA B137.1
3.6.6 HDPE to conform to CIOD
3.14 Revised to allow inclusion of Integrated restrainers
Prohibited deflection on barrel and limited extent of joint deflection
Added reference to cathodic protection
33 30 01 / 2731
Sanitary Sewers
1.4.1 Certified by CSA (not conforming to)
2.2.1 Maximum PVC diameter changed to 1200 from 675
2.2.3 Added reference to min hydrostatic pressure of 50 psi
3.19.5 Updated requirement on ponding after installation
33 34 01 / 2732
Sanitary Forcemains
1.4.1 Certified by CSA (not conforming to)
2.1.1 Revised to allow multiple pipe materials to be used.
2.2.5.4 and 2.2.5.5 Updated CSA and AWWA spec reference
2.2.13.9 Permit the use of integral joint restrainers
3.6.6 Prohibited deflection on barrel and limited extent of joint deflection
33 40 01 / 2721
Storm Sewers
1.4.1 Certified by CSA (not conforming to)
1.6.11 Payment for CCTV
2.X Individual subsections for different pipe materials
3.6.6.X added Maximum allowable deflection for various pipe materials
3.8.4 revised Permit use of inserta tee for in-situ installation
3.13.5 Updated requirement on ponding after installation
33 44 01 / 2725
Manholes and Catchbasins
1.4.1 Certified by CSA (not conforming to)
2.1.12 revised CB lid no longer required to be precast concrete
2.1.16 added MH Adjusting rings can be concrete or HDPE
3.3.12 and 3.3.13 Revised to include conventional riser rings as well as HDPE adjustable riser rings

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