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Standard specification for road works 2015/2016



Standard specification for road works 2015/2016


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miscellaneous provisions ■ provision for traffic ■ clearing grubbing and rehabilitation ■ earthworks ■ conformance testing ■ pavements and shoulders ■ stabilisation ■ spray sealing ■ dense graded asphalt ■ slurry surfacing ■ miscellaneous concrete works ■ drainage works ■ protection works ■ road furniture and traffic control devices ■ pavement marking ■ landscape ■ ducting and conduits ■ traffic control signals ■ traffic counting stations ■ street lighting ■ directional (thrust) boring ■ measurement and payment ■ referenced documents ■ nt climate zones table ■ This document specifies the general standards of materials and workmanship required by the Department of Infrastructure for construction of civil road network assets




Roads -- Northern Territory -- Works -- Periodicals.

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Department of Infrastructure

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MISCELLANEOUS CONCRETE STANDARD SPECIFICATION ROADWORKS DoI REFERENCE TEXT December 2015 Page 83 Remove the concrete to a point agreed with the Superintendent at which a visually and structurally acceptable construction joint can be made, and the defective element rebuilt. Repair defective surface finishes if approved by the Superintendent. Approval will not be given if the defective area is too extensive or the techniques proposed are not adequate to ensure a visually acceptable and durable repair. 11.11 OTHER REQUIREMENTS Refer to PROJECT SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS in the RFT. Table 11.3 Concrete Finishes Type Description Application S1 Left rough to give key but not honeycombed or porous Surfaces to be rendered. S2 Wood float As specified. S3 Steel trowel without polish Internal surfaces subject to foot traffic. Kerb and gutter. S4 Wood float and broomed finish - broom finish - broom across direction of traffic Surfaces subject to vehicular traffic. S6 Steel float followed by moist hair broom Surfaces subject to foot traffic. F1 Remove mortar fins, etc., repair minor blow holes by bagging where approved or rub down with Carborundum stone Formed surfaces exposed to view. F2 Off forms - F3FF3 Exposed RCGExposeExposed RCG Application of RCG to be hand spread once application of the exposed mix has been bull floated. RCG to be measured 1000 grams per square meter, or as otherwise specified by the Superintendent. Colour and size of RCG to be specified by Superintendent.