504 Sheet Piling Left in Place

1. Specification:

Item 504.03 C&MS

Item 711.03 C&MS

2. Sampling and/or Inspection Requirements:

It is the Contractor's responsibility to provide the Engineer with mill certifications for sheet piling showing domestic origin. Used sheet piling with certified test data may be used provided it is Engineer inspected and accepted.

Document acceptance by TE-30 in CMS

Drive sheet piling to tip elevation shown on plans.

No sample necessary

3. Method of Tests:

ASTM A328

4. Addendum:

 

Mill test requirements for sheet piling: (ASTM A328) 

 

Chemical requirements

 

Chemical element

% of Heat Analysis Composition

Phosphorus

0.035 max

Sulfur

0.04 max

Copper

0.20 max

 

Physical strength requirements

 

Physical requirement

Required value

Tensile

Minimum 70,000 psi

Yield point

Minimum 39,000 psi

Elongation (using an 8 inch gage)

Minimum 17 %

Elongation (using an 2 inch gage)

Minimum 20 %