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3 edition of Department of Transportation bridge program performance audit. found in the catalog.

Department of Transportation bridge program performance audit.

Colorado. Office of State Auditor.

Department of Transportation bridge program performance audit.

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Published by Office of State Auditor in [Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colorado
    • Subjects:
    • Colorado. Dept. of Transportation -- Evalution.,
    • Bridges -- Colorado -- Design and construction -- Evaluation.,
    • Bridges -- Colorado -- Maintenance and repair -- Evaluation.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBridge program performance audit, Report of the State Auditor
      ContributionsColorado. Dept. of Transportation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTG300 .C55 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination60, A-1 p. ;
      Number of Pages60
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6821527M
      LC Control Number00301858
      OCLC/WorldCa42455592

      Under a new law that would take effect if Proposal 1 passes, the state department would create and implement a "performance rating system" for maintenance of all of the roadways it oversees. For example, the department said it would enhance its "monthly auto-generated" report on warranties approaching or past the expiration dates to remind employees about updating the state's warranty database. Corrective action planned MDOT accepted the report's findings and is taking corrective action. From Oct. AASHTO is an international leader in setting technical standards for all phases of highway system development. These boilerplate sample specifications are intended for use by designers, consultants and contractors in an effort to save time in developing and writing specifications for non-standard items.

      Intelligent Transportation System ITS also maintains specification information concerning approved materials. AASHTO is an international leader in setting technical standards for all phases of highway system development. These boilerplate sample specifications are intended for use by designers, consultants and contractors in an effort to save time in developing and writing specifications for non-standard items. Standards are issued for design, construction of highways and bridges, materials, and many other technical areas.

      The report comes a few months before voters consider a sales tax increase to overhaul Michigan's roads and bridges. Department spokesman Jeff Cranson said "MDOT manages the largest warranty program in the nation, and has basically had to write the book on how to do this. State let warranties expire The auditors examined MDOT paperwork on 92 projects with expired warranties, 48 of which required corrective action. But MDOT also noted "many" projects cited in that audit finding "were still in the process of being completed. Along with the current Standard Inputs, designers must check for individual Notices published in the Corrective Action Notices and the Quality Improvement Advisories to determine if the Standard Specifications have been altered. These boilerplate sample specifications are intended for use by designers, consultants and contractors in an effort to save time in developing and writing specifications for non-standard items.


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Department of Transportation bridge program performance audit. book

They were bought for a proposed inter-city commuter system that has yet to materialize. But MDOT also noted "many" projects cited in that audit finding "were still in the process of being completed.

Under a new law that would take effect if Proposal 1 passes, the state department would create and implement a "performance rating system" for maintenance of all of the roadways it oversees. These committees, which represent the highest standard of transportation expertise in the country, address virtually every element of planning, designing, constructing, and maintaining transportation services.

State let warranties expire The auditors examined MDOT paperwork on 92 projects with expired warranties, 48 of which required corrective action.

Audits for Transportation

Non-Standard Items Sample Specification. These revisions are incorporated directly into the Standard Input SI with instructions. Non-Standard Items Sample Specifications Sample specifications are provided for various non-standard items that are commonly used on construction and maintenance projects.

Michigan had active road construction and 29 bridge warranties on April 16, DeGraaf said the 20 percent maintenance spending requirement in the warranty legislation would ensure pavement cracks get filled quicker to prevent water from seeping into the road and deteriorating the foundation.

In some cases, the audit said, MDOT inspectors found problems but didn't notify the contractor that work wasn't up to snuff until after the warranty had expired — or maybe not at all.

While preparing project specific "Special Provisions" designers are directed to acquire the current Standard Specifications and the current Standard Inputs. It represents all transportation modes including: air, highways, public transportation, active transportation, rail, and water.

Its primary goal is to foster the development, operation, and maintenance of an integrated national transportation system. Detroit News polls found last year that many voters questioned whether the state was getting enough bang for the buck on current road and bridge spending.

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From Oct. The new report says MDOT complied with three of seven recommendations in the audit and two of the prior recommendations no longer are applicable. Starting Oct.

The national report said MDOT "is the most-experienced agency implementing warranty contracting AASHTO is an international leader in setting technical standards for all phases of highway system development. The report comes a few months before voters consider a sales tax increase to overhaul Michigan's roads and bridges.

Standard Specifications plus the project specific Special Provisions make up the contract language that determines the responsibilities of all involved parties for a specific project.

But we acknowledge," he said, "the need to do better on the enforcement end and have already put measures in place to improve. Standards are issued for design, construction of highways and bridges, materials, and many other technical areas. Corrective action planned MDOT accepted the report's findings and is taking corrective action.

A audit also faulted the department's warranty monitoring. AASHTO works to educate the public and key decision makers about the critical role that transportation plays in securing a good quality of life and sound economy for our nation.

The Special Provisions must also include required non-standard specifications which are not covered in either the Standard Specifications or the SI.

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See the Standard Input SI for instructions on their use. For example, the department said it would enhance its "monthly auto-generated" report on warranties approaching or past the expiration dates to remind employees about updating the state's warranty database.

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