Standard Specifications 2007 Edition

M E M O R A N D U M

July 18, 2007

TO: Holders of Standard Specifications

RE: Revisions to Standard Specifications

The City of Rapid City Standard Specifications for Public Works Construction has been revised.

The Standard Specifications and Standard Details may be downloaded from the City's website at www.rcgov.org, or hardcopies may be purchased for $50 per volume from the Engineering Services Division. A CD with the complete volume of the Standard Specifications, 2007 Edition, including Standard Details, in PDF format is also available.

The 2007 edition of the Standard Specifications will be effective on August 1, 2007 and shall apply as follows:
•For all City funded design contracts awarded on or after August 1, 2007. The City may, at its discretion, require the use of the 2007 Edition Specifications on design contracts awarded prior to August 1, 2007.

•For all City funded construction projects advertised for bids on or  after August 1, 2007.

•Work requiring a permit which is issued after August 1, 2007.

•Preliminary Plats submitted after August 1, 2007.

Attached is a summary of the changes to the standard specifications. Each user of the specifications is strongly encouraged to review the specifications to determine whether the changes affect their work.

If you have questions concerning these new standard specifications please contact the Engineering Services Division at (605) 394-4154.

  pdf Standard Specifications 2007 Edition (5.81 MB)

 

SECTIONS 

  7     pdf General Conditions  (250 KB)
  8     pdf Water Piping Systems (303 KB)
  9     pdf Sanitary Sewer  (267 KB)
10     pdf Earthwork - Clearing and Grubbing (22 KB)
11     pdf Utility Excavation and Backfill  (114 KB)
12     pdf Roadway and Drainage Excavation  (45 KB)
13     pdf Removal Items (39 KB)
14     pdf Embankment (41 KB)
15     pdf Disposal of Surplus Excavation and Waste  (16 KB)
16     pdf Optioned Borrow Excavation  (18 KB)
17     pdf Salvaging, Stockpiling, and Placing Topsoil  (25 KB)
18     pdf Erosion and Water Pollution Control  (23 KB)
19     pdf Incidental Work  (22 KB)
20     pdf Granular Materials  (24 KB)
31     pdf Asphalt Concrete – General  (110 KB)
32     pdf Asphalt Concrete - Class E (19 KB)
33     pdf Asphalt Concrete - Class G  (19 KB)
34     pdf Asphalt Concrete - Class S (19 KB)
35     pdf Prime, Tack, and Flush Seal Coats  (38 KB)
36     pdf Cold Pavement Planing  (18 KB)
37     pdf Asphalt Surface Treatment  (36 KB)
39     pdf Cold Mix Asphalt Concrete  (18 KB)
40     pdf Portland Cement Concrete Pavement (171 KB)
41     pdf Utility Trench Resurfacing  (32 KB)  
51     pdf Structure Excavation for Box Culverts  (30 KB)
52     pdf Box, Pipe, and Plate Culvert Undercutting (21 KB)
53     pdf Drainage Fabric Protection for Reinforced Concrete Box Culvert  (15 KB)
54     pdf Pipe Culverts  (47 KB)
55     pdf Concrete Masonry  (132 KB)
56     pdf Concrete for Incidental Construction Class M  (35 KB)
57     pdf Reinforcement for Concrete Masonry  (22 KB)
58     pdf Precast Concrete Box Culvert  (37 KB)
59     pdf Steel Beam Guard Rail  (20 KB)
60     pdf Concrete Curb and Gutter  (28 KB)
61     pdf Concrete Sidewalk and Handicap Ramps (30 KB)
62     pdf Drop Inlets (25 KB)
63     pdf Storm Sewer Manholes  (31 KB)
64     pdf Under-Drains  (29 KB)
65     pdf Riprap (19 KB)
66     pdf Slope Protection (25 KB)
67     pdf Fabric Formed Concrete Mat (24 KB)
68     pdf Bank and Channel Protection Rock Filled Wire Baskets (18 KB)
69     pdf Bank Protection Gabions  (18 KB)
70     pdf Seeding  (57 KB)
71     pdf Fertilizing (21 KB)
72     pdf Mulching (80 KB)
73     pdf Sodding (30 KB)
74     pdf Planting Trees, Shrubs, and Vines (56 KB)
75     pdf Transplanting Trees and Shrubs  (27 KB)
90     pdf Traffic Control  (36 KB)
91     pdf Traffic Control Devices  (52 KB)
92     pdf Traffic Signals and Roadway Lighting  (177 KB)
93      pdf Pavement Marking and Permanent Signage (37 KB)
100    pdf Portland Cement  (14 KB)
101    pdf Chemical Admixtures for Concrete  (16 KB)
102    pdf Chemical Admixtures for Concrete  (14 KB)
104    pdf Water for use in Portland Cement Concrete  (17 KB)
105    pdf Fine Aggregate for Use in Portland Cement Concrete  (26 KB)
106    pdf Masonry Mortar Sand and Epoxy Resin Mortar Sand  (21 KB)
107    pdf Coarse Aggregate for Use in Portland Cement Concrete  (26 KB)
108    pdf Concrete Curing Materials  (17 KB)
109    pdf Riprap and Slope Materials  (19 KB)
111    pdf Crushed Aggregate for Maintenance  (19 KB)
112    pdf Select Granular Backfill  (29 KB)
113    pdf Preformed Expansion Joint Filler for Concrete  (10 KB)
114    pdf Concrete Joint Sealer (20 KB) pdf (32 KB)
115    pdf Aggregates for Asphalt Concrete  (32 KB)
116    pdf Aggregates for Asphalt Surface Treatments  (38 KB)
117    pdf Aggregates for Granular Bases and Surfacing  (35 KB)
118    pdf Asphalt Material  (137 KB)
120    pdf Reinforced Concrete Pipe  (18 KB)
121    pdf Corrugated Metal Pipe  (14 KB)
123    pdf Reinforcement (15 KB)
124    pdf Fabric Formed Concrete Mat Material (20 KB)
125    pdf Gabions (18 KB)
126    pdf Wood Preservatives and Preservative Treatments  (22 KB)
145    pdf Bridge Repainting & Residue Containment  (10 KB)
146    pdf Erosion Treatment Materials  (91 KB)
190    pdf Watering (25 KB)
200    pdf Controlled Low Strength Material (28 KB)
201    pdf Construction Stakes, Lines and Grades (Contractor Grade Staking) (55 KB)
202    pdf Engineering Fabric (29 KB)    

STANDARD DETAILS 

pdf Section 8 (253 KB)  
8-1 Hydrant Setting Detail 
8-2 Fire Hydrant Protection Bollard Detail 
8-3 Typical Meter Pit Detail – 4” Meter & Under 
8-4 Air Release Valve Pit 
8-5 Typical Service Line Layouts 

pdf Section 9 (533 KB)  
9-1 Standard Manhole Detail with Monolithic Base (48” & 60”) 
9-2 Standard Shallow Manhole Detail with Monolithic Base (48”, 60”, & 72”) 
9-3 Minimum Invert Angles for Sanitary Manholes 
9-4 Standard Drop Manhole Detail for Invert Changes Less Than 4' 
9-5 Standard Drop Manhole Detail for Invert Changes More Than 4' 
9-6 Pipe Connection to Existing Manhole (Grouted Connection) 
9-7 Manhole Adjustment & Patch Detail 
9-8 Standard Sewer Main Termination Cleanout 
9-9 Deep Sanitary Service Connection 
9-10 Cleanout Detail 
9-11 Double Cleanout Detail 
9-12 Typical Sewer Service Line Layouts 
9-13 Termination Manhole 

pdf Section 11 (156 KB)  
11-1 Water & Sewer Main Insulation Detail 
11-2 Typical Trench Check Dam Detail for Water & Sewer Mains 
11-3 Trench Detail for Water & Sewer Main 

pdf Section 31 (18 KB)  
31-1 Asphalt Overlay Taper Detail 

pdf Section 40 (211 KB)  
40-1 Concrete Panel Replacement Layout 
40-2 Longitudinal Joint Details 
40-3 Transverse Joint Details 
40-4 Longitudinal& Transverse Joints Connecting New Pavement to Existing 
40-5 Joint Details 
40-6 Geogrid/Fabric Utility Trench Patch Detail 

pdf Section 41 (139 KB)  
41-1 Utility Trench Patch Detail 
41-2 Geogrid/Fabric Utility Trench Patch Detail 

pdf Section 60   (314 KB)
60-1 Reinforced Portland Cement Concrete Fillet & Pan 
60-2 Curb & Gutter 60-3 Standard Driveway Approach Pavement 
60-3a Standard Driveway 
60-4 Reinforced Driveway Approach 
60-5 Driveway Profile Grade 
60-6 Rural Street Section Standard Driveway Approach Pavement 
60-7 Curb & Gutter Expansion Joint 

pdf Section 61 (280 KB)  
61-1 Type “C” Retaining Wall 
61-1a Type “C” Retaining Wall 
61-2 Sidewalks 
61-3 Reinforced Sidewalks (Multi-Family, Alley Entr., Industrial & Commercial Applications) 
61-4 Sidewalk Gutter Drains (Curb Side Sidewalk) 
61-5 Handicap Access Ramps 61-6 Concrete Drainage Channel Section 

pdf Section 62   (525 KB)
62-1 Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-1a Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-1b Gutter Transition and Curb Transition Block Detail 
62-1c Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-1d Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-1e Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-1f Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-1g Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-1h Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-1i Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-1j Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-1k Standard Type “E” Inlet (12” – 30” Dia. Pipe) 
62-4 Reinforced Concrete Special Type “B” Inlet – Drop Inlets for 12” to 36” Dia. Pipe 
62-4a Reinforced Concrete Special Type “B” Inlet – Drop Inlets for 12” to 36” Dia. Pipe 
62-5 Type “B” Inlet 
62-5a Type “B” Inlet 
62-5b Typical Key Joint 

pdf Section 63 (28 KB)  
63-2 Precast Tee Type Manhole

pdf Section 64 (92 KB)  
64-1 Pipe Under Drain Details 
64-2 Underdrain Connection to Inlets 

pdf Section 76   (29 KB)
76-2 Compost Application 

pdf Section 91   (552 KB)
91-1 Traffic Control Devices - Signs 
91-1a Traffic Control Devices - Signs 
91-1b Traffic Control Devices - Signs 
91-2 Traffic Design Standards - Pathway Street Crossing – PM1 
91-2a Traffic DesignStandar ds - Pathway Street Crossing – PM2 
91-2b Traffic Design Standards - Turn Lane Signing & Markings – PM3 
91-2c Traffic Design Standards - Flexible Delineator Posts – PM4 
91-2d Traffic Design Standards - Flexible Delineator Post – PM4b 
91-3 Traffic Design Standards - Street Terminations 
91-3a Traffic Design Standards - Street Name Signs Legends – S12 
91-3b Traffic Design Standards - Sign Locations – S13 
91-3c Traffic Design Standards - Sign Specifications – S14 
91-3d Sign Post Installation - Detail 
91-4 Traffic Design Standards - Street Light Criteria - SL1 
91-4a Traffic Design Standards - Street Light Locations - SL2

  pdf Section 150 (1.18 MB)  
150-1  Surface Roughening
150-2  Silt Fence (Woven Wire)
150-3  Sediment Control Wattle
150-4  Erosion Control Blanket
150-5  Sediment Control at Inlets for Type E Reinforced Concrete Drop Inlets
150-6  Sediment Control At Type B
150-7  Corrugated Pipe and Fabric Inlet Protection
150-8  Silt Fence Drop Inlet Protection Device
150-9  Temporary Vehicle Tracking Control
150-10 Temporary Vehicle Tracking Control with Wash Rack
150-11 Concrete Washout Area
150-12 Temporary Sediment Trap
150-13 Check Dam
150-14 Silt Ditch
150-15 Temporary Slope Drain
150-16 Temporary Slope Drain
150-17 Temporary Stream Crossing
150-18 Temporary Stream Crossing
150-19 Rough-Cut Street Control

 

 

 

Login Form