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The following links below provide access to many commonly used ODOT Reference Materials such as Design Manuals, Specifications and Standard Drawings. Click on the item link in the "Where can I find " column to access the item of interest to you.

 

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4/18/2014
 

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Aesthetic Design GuidelinesSeptember 2000
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Airport Directory2005-2006 *
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Aviation
Best Management Practices (BPM) for Temporary Sediment Erosion Control Spreadsheet (XLS)Updated Regularly *Construction Administration
Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities - Planning GuidelinesOctober 2005 *Statewide Planning and Research
Bid Letting PamphletUpdated for each sale *
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Contracts
Bid TabsUpdated After Each Sale *
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Contracts
Bridge Design ManualJanuary 17, 2014Structural Engineering
Bridge Inspection Report (BMS Query) (Intranet Only)Updated Regularly *
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Structural Engineering
Bridge Inspection: Manual of Bridge Inspection 20142014 update and the applications affectedStructural Engineering
Bridge Inventory Coding GuideAugust 2012*
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Structural Engineering
Bridge Maintenance ManualDraft Only *
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Structural Engineering
Bridge PhotosUpdated Regularly *
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Structural Engineering
CADD Engineering Standards ManualApril 18, 2014CADD & Mapping Services
CADD Support and Standards for MicroStation and GEOPAKApril 18, 2014
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CADD & Mapping Services
Categorical Exclusion Toolkit*
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Environmental Services
Certified Traffic Manual (see Ohio Certified Traffic Manual)June 2007
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Modeling & Forecasting
Construction Administration Manual of Procedures 2013March 1, 2013 *

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e-book available
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Construction Administration
Construction and Material Specifications (2010)January 21, 2011*
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Construction Administration
Construction and Material Specifications (2013)January 1, 2013*

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Construction Administration
Construction Inspection FormsOctober 15, 2006 *
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Construction Administration
Construction Inspection Manual of Procedures 2009June 1, 2009 *
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Construction Administration
Construction Inspection Manual of Procedures 2013March 1, 2013 *
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Construction Administration
Consultant AnnouncementsUpdated Regularly *
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Consultant Services
Consultant Contracts Administration ManualDecember, 1998 *
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Consultant Services
Cost Estimation SupportApril 19, 2013*Estimating
County Conveyance StandardsVaries by county
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Real Estate
Cultural Resources Manual2012 *
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Environmental Services
Culvert Management ManualJanuary 17, 2014Hydraulic Engineering
Design Build Scope DocumentsApril 15, 2011Construction Management
Design Value Engineering PolicyMarch 27, 2009 *
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Roadway Engineering
Design Value Engineering Standard ProceduresMarch 27, 2009 *
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Engineering
DESTAPE (Traffic Information Management Section)Updated Regularly *
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Tech. Services
Ecological Manual 2010February 18, 2010Environmental Services
Environmental Site Assessment Manual & GuidanceApril 2009 *
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Environmental Services
Functional Classification SystemUpdated Every 10 Years
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Systems Planning & Program Management
GB1: Plan SubgradesAugust 7, 2013Geotechnical Engineering
GB1: Subgrade Analysis SpreadsheetJanuary 20, 2012
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Geotechnical Engineering
GB2: Special Benching and Sidehill Embankment FillsJanuary 21, 2011
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Geotechnical Engineering
GB3: Rock Cut Slope & Catchment DesignApril 15, 2011
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Geotechnical Engineering
GB4: Guidelines for the use of Geotechnical InstrumentationMay 30, 2008
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Geotechnical Engineering
GB5: Geotechnical Submission GuidelinesApril 18, 2008
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Geotechnical Engineering
GB6: Shear Strength of Proposed EmbankmentsDecember 6, 2010
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Geotechnical Engineering
GB7: Drilled Shaft Landslide Stabilization DesignApril 15, 2011
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Geotechnical Engineering
GB9: Geotechnical SoftwareMarch 25, 2008
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Geotechnical Engineering
Geotechnical Engineering Design ChecklistsAugust 07, 2013
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Geotechnical Engineering
Guidance for Best Practices for Incorporating Environmental Justice into Ohio Transportation and Environmental ProcessesAugust 2002 *
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Environmental Services
Guidelines for Traffic Control in Work Zones (Pocket Guide)2012 *
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Roadway Engineering
Highway Plan Reading ManualMarch 2003 *
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Real Estate
Historical Bid DataUpdated regularly *
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Estimating
Inflation CalculatorUpdated Regularly
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Estimating
Innovative Contracting ManualMay 1, 2010 *Construction Administration
Item MasterUpdated Regularly *Estimating
Locally Administered Transportation Projects - Manual of ProceduresMay 12, 2008Local Programs
Location and Design Manual, Volume 1 - Roadway DesignApril 18, 2014Roadway Engineering
Location and Design Manual, Volume 1 - Roadway Design -Design ExceptionsUpdated regularly *

use L&D Vol 1 above​

Roadway Engineering
Location and Design Manual, Volume 2 - Drainage DesignJanuary 17, 2014Hydraulic Engineering
Location and Design Manual, Volume 3 - Highway PlansJanuary 17, 2014CADD and Mapping Services
Manual for Abandoned Underground Mine - Inventory and Risk AssessmentMay 15, 1998
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Geotechnical Engineering
Mapping and Surveying Specifications (see Survey & Mapping Specifications)CADD & Mapping Services
MapsUpdated Regularly *
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Various Offices
Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Administrative ManualSeptember 2004 *Systems Planning & Program Management
Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)/ Disadvantaged Business (DBE) Contractor InformationUpdated regulary *
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Contracts
MS4 Storm Water Outfall Inventory ManualAugust 4, 2005 *
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Hydraulic Engineering
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Implementation PlanMay 9, 2003 *
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Hydraulic Engineering
Noise Analysis Manual (ODOT Highway Traffic Noise Analysis Manual)February 2013 *
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Environmental Services
Ohio Certified Traffic ManualJune 2007Modeling & Forecasting
Ohio Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (OMUTCD)October 18, 2013Roadway Engineering
Pavement Design ManualJanuary 20, 2012Pavement Engineering
Pavement Preventative Maintenance Program GuidelinesMay 1, 2001 *
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Pavement Engineering
Permitted Lane Closure InformationUpdated Regularly *
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Roadway Engineering
Plan Insert Sheets: HydraulicsUpdated regularly *
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Hydraulic Engineering
Plan Insert Sheets: RoadwayJanuary 18, 2013
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Roadway Engineering
Plan Insert Sheets: StructuresApril 20, 2007
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Structural Engineering
Plan Insert Sheets: TrafficOctober 18, 2013
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Roadway Engineering
Policies (External)Various dates *
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Various Offices
Policies (ODOT Intranet Only)Various dates *
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Various Offices
Pre-Approved Materials Lists (Qualified Products Lists)Updated Regularly *
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Materials Management
Pre-Qualified Consultants (Engineering, Right of Way Acquisition and Environmental Categories)Updated Regularly *
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Office of Consultant Services
Pre-Qualified ContractorsUpdated Regularly *
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Contracts
Project Development Process Manual - 2012 VersionEnvironmental Services
Proposal Note Roster (ODOT Intranet Only)Updated Regularly *
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Estimating
Proposal Notes #000-100 (Proposal notes to be specified by the Office of Contracts)April 18, 2008 *Contracts
Proposal Notes #101-999 (Proposal notes to be specified by the District Office)October 18, 2013Construction Administration
Public Involvement Guide/Appendices/SamplesDecember 11, 2002 *
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Environmental Services
Quality Standards for Temporary TCDs & Acceptable Delineation Methods for VehiclesOctober 2010
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Roadway Engineering
Real Estate Policies and Procedures Manual: Acquisition ManualJanuary 3, 2012Real Estate
Real Estate Policies and Procedures Manual: AppraisalJanuary 3, 2012Real Estate
Real Estate Policies and Procedures Manual: Consultant Contract Administration for Right of Way ServicesJanuary 16, 2007Real Estate
Real Estate Policies and Procedures Manual: Cost Estimating ProceduresApril 15, 2005Real Estate
Real Estate Policies and Procedures Manual: Property ManagementJune 23, 2011Real Estate
Real Estate Policies and Procedures Manual: Railroad CoordinationJanuary 1, 2007Real Estate
Real Estate Policies and Procedures Manual: RelocationNovember 3, 2011Real Estate
Real Estate Policies and Procedures Manual: Right of Way PlansJuly 19, 2013Real Estate
Real Estate Policies and Procedures Manual: UtilitiesApril 25, 2005Real Estate
Roadway Inventory (Transportation Information Management - TIMS)Various Dates *
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Tech. Services
Roadway Standards: Proprietary Roadway Safety DevicesUpdated Regularly *
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Roadway Engineering
Sample Plan SheetsJanuary 17, 2014CADD and Mapping Services
Sampling and Testing ManualJanuary 1, 2013
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Materials Management
Section 4(f) Resources2002 *
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Environmental Services
Specification for Consulting Services2010 Edition *
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Consultant Services
Specifications for Geotechnical ExplorationsAugust 7, 2013
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Geotechnical Engineering
Standard Drawings: Bridges - Standard Bridge DrawingsJanuary 17, 2014Structural Engineering
Standard Drawings: Construction - Hydraulic (CB, HW, I, MH, DM, WQ Series)January 17, 2014Hydraulic Engineering
Standard Drawings: Construction - Pavement (BP Series)July 2008 *Pavement Engineering
Standard Drawings: Construction - Roadway (F, GR, RM, and BP- 2.6; 4.1; 5.1; 7.1; 9.1 Series) and Roadside (LA Series)January 17, 2014Roadway Engineering
State Highway Access Management ManualDecember, 2001 *
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Roadway Engineering
Straight Line DiagramsJanuary 1, 2009 *
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Tech. Services
Structures Design Data SheetsJanuary 16, 2009
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Structural Engineering
Summary of Contracts AwardedUpdated regularly *
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Estimating
Supplemental SpecificationsOctober 18, 2013Construction Administration
Survey & Mapping SpecificationsJuly 19, 2013CADD and Mapping Services
TEM - Sign Designs and Markings Manual (SDMM)March 18, 2013
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Roadway Engineering
TrafficJanuary 17, 2014Roadway Engineering
Traffic Engineering ManualApril 18, 2014Roadway Engineering
Traffic Regulations Databases (Speed Zones, Parking Restriction, School Zones & Village Signal Permits)Updated Regularly *
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Traffic Engineering
Traffic Survey Reports (Traffic Counts)Continuously updated on a county by county basis. Reports are dated.
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Tech. Services
Transportation Information Mapping System (TIMS)Updated Regularly *

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Tech. Services
Waterways Permit ManualOctober 16, 2009
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Environmental Services
 

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