516 Expansion and Contraction Joints, Joint Sealers and Bearing Devices

1. Specification:

Item 516.02, 516.03, 516.04, 516.05, 516.06, 516.07 C&MS

Item 513.03

Supplement 1078

2. Sampling and/or Inspection Requirements:

Inspection at the fabricators facility is not required. The Department will base final acceptance of fabricated members on the Engineer's approval that the fabricated items that can be successfully incorporated into the structures.

The metal expansion joint, metal and elastomeric bearing fabricator is required to supply the Engineer with a TE-24, shop drawings, and a letter of certification stating all materials meet contract requirements. Do not accept un-documented material. Notify the District Engineer of Tests or the OMM's Structural Steel section.

3. Method of Tests:

conform to Item 513, 711.02 , 711.21, 711.23, Supplement 1078