California Department of Transportation

Contract 10-0Y8204(10A1769)

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Inquiry 1.) For the invert paving, Minor concrete- can we use shotcrete?  Shotcrete was used on several other job that I know of for this type of work. 9Mar16

Response 1.) Use minor concrete, refer to page 4 of the plan sheet .11Mar16

Inquiry 2.)For the welded wire for the invert paving what are we required to use for the tac welding.  Do we use the nelson studs or can we tac weld the wire to the culvert? 9Mar16

Response 2.) , The plan didn’t specify type of tack welding, but it requires the wire fabric to be tack welded to the culvert every 4” transversely and 30” longitudinally, refer to page 4 of the plan sheet.11Mar16