2004 English Special Specifications to Items 3000 - 3999 Surface Courses and Pavement (Statewide & Districtwide, Current)


2004 English Special Specifications by Item (Statewide & Districtwide, Current)
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SS3278  PDF  RTF  Seal Coat - Construct a surface treatment consisting of 1 or more applications of a single layer of asphalt material covered with a single layer of aggregate. For 2014 and 2015 Districtwide Seal Coat Projects. Replaces SS3235 . Statewide Use. Special Provisions exist.
SS3273  PDF  RTF  Emulsion Treatment (Road Mixed) - This is a consolidation of existing specifications with some minor modifications. This special specification could be useful in road rehabilitation in oil and gas exploration areas (Change Memo: de-03-13). Statewide Use.
SS3271  PDF  RTF  Stone-Matrix Asphalt - Reduces Ndesign to 50 gyrations; modifies pay adjustment factors for in-place air voids; and allows for to use of WMA, RAP, and RAS in the mix. (Change Memo: de-33-12). Statewide Use.
SS3270  PDF  RTF  Superpave Mixtures - Removes CMHB and RBL mixtures; allows for use of WMA, RAP, RAS, and substitute binders in the mix and the use of Pave-IR system. Replaces and incorporates the requirements of Item 344 of the standard specifications and all of the special provisions to Item 344. (Change Memo: de-32-12). Statewide Use.
SS3269  PDF  RTF  Permeable Friction Course (PFC) - Allows for the use of WMA, RAP, and RAS in the mix and the Pave-IR system. Requires use of SGC at 50 gyrations. Replaces and incorporates the requirements of Item 342 of the standard specifications and all of the special provisions to Item 342. (Change Memo: de-31-12). Statewide Use.
SS3268  PDF  RTF  Dense-Graded Hot-Mix Asphalt - Links amounts listed in the substitute binder table to amount of recycled material allowed. Replaces and incorporates the requirements of Item 341 of the standard specifications, all special provisions to Item 341 and special specification 3224. Replaces SS3224 . (Change Memo: de-30-12). Statewide Use.
SS3267  PDF  RTF  Dense-Graded Hot-Mix Asphalt (Small Quantity) - For projects under 5,000 tons, allows for the use of WMA, RAP, RAS and substitute binders in the mix. Replaces and incorporates the requirements of Item 340 of the standard specifications and all special provisions to Item 340. (Change Memo: de-29-12). Statewide Use.
SS3255  PDF  RTF  Raising and Undersealing Concrete Slabs with Foam Systems - Allows for raising and undersealing concrete slabs at locations shown on the plans. This special specification may be used before the October 2012 at the option of the district. Replaces SS3011 SS3043 SS3247 . (Change Memo: de-19-12). Statewide Use.
SS3249  PDF  RTF  Racked in Aggregate for Surface Treatments - Allows for racked in aggregate after rolling a newly constructed surface treatment. Required for all projects using Item 3249 beginning with the June 2012 letting. Replaces SS3057 SS3079 SS3108 SS3157 SS3219 SS3220 SS3241 . (Change Memo: de-16-12). Statewide Use.
SS3233  PDF  RTF  Spray Applied Underseal Membrane - Provides for a membrane seal application ahead of a subsequent mix application in a single pass of the paving machine. Required for all projects using Item 3233 beginning with the October 2011 letting. Replaces SS3210 SS3211 SS3216 . (Change Memo: de-15-11). Statewide Use.
SS3214  PDF  RTF  Injection of Latex into Asphalt Binder - Provides a quality assurance mechanism for binder produced by injection of latex at the point of use. This requires a detailed binder design, reporting of metered volumes and inventories, and jobsite sampling. Optional for all projects beginning with the September 2010 letting. (Change Memo: de-12-10). Statewide Use.
SS3213  PDF  RTF  Diamond Grinding and Grooving Pavement - Allows for diamond grinding of existing pavement surfaces and the removal of resulting residue. Optional for all projects beginning with the September 2010 letting. (Change Memo: de-13-10). Statewide Use.
SS3178  PDF  RTF  Hot In-Place Recycling of Asphalt Concrete Surfaces (HIR) - Removes scarifying and pulverizing from the original specification and addresses material sampling, mix design, Hamburg requirements and QC/QA. Optional to using Item 358 ''Asphalt Concrete Surface Rehabilitation.'' (Change Memo: de-17-09). Statewide Use. Special Provisions exist.
SS3165  PDF  RTF  Crack Attenuating Mixture - Provides for a pavement layer composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant. (Change Memo: de-02-09). Statewide Use.
SS3150  PDF  RTF  Warranted Microsurfacing (WMS) - Furnish and place WMS as shown on the plans. Provide a Contractor’s warranty bond for 2-yr. Use the form provided by the Department. Construction Division Approval Required: Conditions for approval are 1. if the pavement to be microsurfaced is in good condition, and 2. if the project is primarily a microsurfacing project. Need special provision to Item 3, SP 003---022 Replaces SS3099 . (Change Memo: de-19-08). Statewide Use.
SS3142  PDF  RTF  Ultra-Thin Bonded Hot Mix Wearing Course (UTBHMWC) - Hot mix design changes, target lab molded density and changes in aggregate quality. Replaces SS 3001 beginning with the May 2008 letting. Replaces SS3001 . (Change Memo: de-14-08). Statewide Use. Special Provisions exist.
SS3127  PDF  RTF  Thin Bonded Permeable Friction Course (TBPFC) - Adds Item 301 and 320 as references. Added test for density. The minimum binder content for PG increased to 6%. Added Table 4A. Added calibration information for asphalt flow meter. Added asphalt flow meter for asphalt rubber mixtures. Replaces SS 3000 beginning with the February 2008 letting. Replaces SS3000 . (Change Memo: de-21-07). Statewide Use.
SS3035  PDF  RTF  Blade Level-Up with Asphalt Concrete - Prepare the pavement for an asphalt concrete level-up. Place an asphalt concrete level-up course and compact. Repair the front slope to eliminate any drop off created by the level-up and place temporary pavement marker for lane lines. (Change Memo: de-17-05). Statewide Use. Special Provisions exist.
SS3002  PDF  RTF  Thin Whitetopping (Concrete Overlay) - Construct 4 in. to 7 in. thick bonded concrete overlay of an asphaltic surface in accordance with the details shown on the plans and the requirements of this Item. (Change Memo: de-38-04). Statewide Use.

  EL PASO - DISTRICT 24
SS3240  PDF  RTF  Pavement Edge Stabilization - Provides for use of asphalt-based and non-asphalt based emulsified stabilizers for pavement edges or minor slope stabilization. Districtwide Use.

  AUSTIN - DISTRICT 14
SS3239  PDF  RTF  Thin Overlay Mixture (TOM) - Construct a thin friction course overlay surface mix composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant and placed at a lift thickness of 3/4 to 1-1/4 inch. Districtwide Use.

  PARIS - DISTRICT 1
SS3239  PDF  RTF  Thin Overlay Mixture (TOM) - Construct a thin friction course overlay surface mix composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant and placed at a lift thickness of 3/4 to 1-1/4 inch. Districtwide Use.

  SAN ANGELO - DISTRICT 7
SS3239  PDF  RTF  Thin Overlay Mixture (TOM) - Construct a thin friction course overlay surface mix composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant and placed at a lift thickness of 3/4 to 1-1/4 inch. Districtwide Use.

  LUBBOCK - DISTRICT 5
SS3231  PDF  RTF  Reinforcement Grid for Asphalt Pavement Overlays - This specification governs the sampling, testing, material requirements, and construction methods for reinforcement grid for asphalt pavement reinforcement in accordance with the details shown on the plans and the requirements of this specification. Districtwide Use.

  AUSTIN - DISTRICT 14
SS3226  PDF  RTF  Thin Friction Course Overlay (TFCO) Mixture - Construct a thin friction course overlay surface mix composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant and placed at a lift thickness of 3/4 to 1 inch. Districtwide Use.

  CORPUS CHRISTI - DISTRICT 16
SS3226  PDF  RTF  Thin Friction Course Overlay (TFCO) Mixture - Construct a thin friction course overlay surface mix composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant and placed at a lift thickness of 3/4 to 1 inch. Districtwide Use.

  PARIS - DISTRICT 1
SS3226  PDF  RTF  Thin Friction Course Overlay (TFCO) Mixture - Construct a thin friction course overlay surface mix composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant and placed at a lift thickness of 3/4 to 1 inch. Districtwide Use.

  WACO - DISTRICT 9
SS3226  PDF  RTF  Thin Friction Course Overlay (TFCO) Mixture - Construct a thin friction course overlay surface mix composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant and placed at a lift thickness of 3/4 to 1 inch. Districtwide Use.

  BRYAN - DISTRICT 17
SS3179  PDF  RTF  Sale of Salvage Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement - Provides for salvaging and removing existing reclaimed asphalt pavement designated for sale to the Contractor. Materials to be salvaged will be shown on the plans. Districtwide Use.

  LAREDO - DISTRICT 22
SS3158  PDF  RTF  Crack Attenuating Mixture - Construct a pavement layer composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant. Districtwide Use.

  PHARR - DISTRICT 21
SS3146  PDF  RTF  Cold Processed - Recycled Paving Material (RPM) for Use as Aggregate Base Course - Governs the construction of base course, sub-base course or foundation course, each course being composed of a compacted mixture of emulsified asphalt cement, aggregate, which may include non-hazardous recycled materials. Districtwide Use.

  BRYAN - DISTRICT 17
SS3131  PDF  RTF  Crack Attenuating Mixture Cam - Construct a pavement layer called crack attenuating mixture (CAM) composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant. Replaces SS3106 . Districtwide Use.

  PARIS - DISTRICT 1
SS3131  PDF  RTF  Crack Attenuating Mixture Cam - Construct a pavement layer called crack attenuating mixture (CAM) composed of a compacted mixture of aggregate and asphalt binder mixed hot in a mixing plant. Replaces SS3106 . Districtwide Use.

  ATLANTA - DISTRICT 19
SS3120  PDF  RTF  Asphalt-Stabilized Flexible Base - Construct a mixture of asphalt material and flexible-base material to be used as a base and surfacing for roadways, driveways, intersections and other areas shown on the plans or as directed. Districtwide Use.

  CHILDRESS - DISTRICT 25
SS3080  PDF  RTF  Rubblizing Existing Concrete Pavement - Rubblize and compact existing concrete pavement. Districtwide Use.

  HOUSTON - DISTRICT 12
SS3061  PDF  RTF  Fast Track Concrete Pavement - Construct fast track concrete pavement, on a prepared subgrade, in accordance with the typical sections shown on the plans. Districtwide Use.

  ATLANTA - DISTRICT 19
SS3014  PDF  RTF  Diamond Grinding Concrete Pavement - Diamond grind existing concrete pavement surfaces and remove resulting residue at locations shown on the plans or as directed. Districtwide Use.
SS3013  PDF  RTF  Cross-Stitching Longitudinal Joints in Concrete Pavement - Drill holes and anchor deformed tie bar reinforcement diagonally across longitudinal cracks or joints in concrete pavement in accordance with the details shown on the plans and the requirements of this Item. Districtwide Use.
SS3012  PDF  RTF  Dowel Bar Retrofit - Install dowel bars in an existing concrete pavement to restore load transfer between abutting slabs at the transverse joint. Districtwide Use.

  HOUSTON - DISTRICT 12
SS3006  PDF  RTF  Fixed Bollards - Govern for all materials and work necessary for the installation of fixed bollards. Districtwide Use.

2004 English Special Specifications by Item (Statewide & Districtwide, Current)
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