Construction Special Provisions

The files presented here are FOR INFORMATION ONLY. If the information in these files should differ from the information in the printed Proposal furnished by the Department, then the printed Proposals will govern. All files are in either Microsoft Word (.doc) or Portable Document Format (PDF).  If you have difficulty accessing any material on this site or a provision is not listed, please contact Laura Chandler at (615)741-0786.

ID: Description Usage Indicator Related Item(s)
N/A Federal Wage Rates All Federal-Aid Contracts  
N/A State Wage Rates All contracts  
102B Unbalanced Bids State and/or Local Funding Only (non Federal-aid)  
102I Employing &Contracting w/Illegal Immigrants All contracts  
102LC TDOT Standard Specifications For Road and Bridge Construction Announcement of obsolete special provisions  
106A Buy America Requirements All Federal-Aid Contracts  
107AQ Air Quality For Mowing Used in mowing contracts (not needed for litter only)  
107CS Nesting Sites of Cliff Swallows and Barn Swallows Determined by relevant plans notes  
107FP Water Quality & Storm Water Permits Presence of Water Quality Permit and/or Storm Water Permit  
107L Potentially Acid Producing Materials Likely presence of Acid Producing Materials  
109A Payment Adjustment for Fuel Substantial fuel use over time. See special provision for qualifying items.
109B Price Adjustment for Bituminous Material Substantial bituminous material use over time  
109G Measurement and Payment (Computer Controlled Weighing System) Modification to Subsection 109.01  
109MA Mowing Payment Adjustment for Fuel Substantial fuel use over time - specific to Mowing contracts 806-01
202ACM Removal of Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM) See related item(s) 202-01.02
203E Scaling And Trimming See related item(s) 203-11
204CG Compaction Grouting See related item(s) 604-15.20,
204-05.20
205A Embankment (Compacted in Place) See related item(s) 203-10
205RSS Reinforced Soil Slopes See related item(s) 740-07.02
304FDR Full Depth Reclaimation of Flexible Pavement See related item(s) 304-01.04
405SS Polymer Modified Asphalt Rejuvenating Scrub Seal See related item(s) 405-03.01, 414-04
406HFST High Friction Surface Treatments (HFST) See related item(s) 406-04.02, 406-04.03, 406-04.04
407DEN Bituminous Plant Mix Roadway Density Acceptance of asphalt roadway density by use of core samples, and acceptance of asphalt longitudinal joint density  
407IC Intelligent Compaction (IC) For Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) See related item(s) 407-07.01
407SE Asphalt Pavement Safety Edge Typically used when 1" or more & no milling  
411B Section 411-Asphalt Concrete Surface (Hot Mix) Pavement smoothness requirements, usually noted on plans (Typically 4-lane & Interstate)  
411C Section 411-Asphalt Concrete Surface (Hot Mix) Pavement smoothness requirements, usually noted on plans (Typically resurfacing on State Routes)  
502A Full Depth and Partial Depth Concrete Pavement Repair See related item(s) 501-01, 502-06 or 502-07
502C Full Depth and Partial Depth Concrete Pavement Repair(High Early Strength) See related item(s) 502-03.25, 501-01.31, 501-01.41, 502-03.26
502FRP Hot Applied Fiber Reinforced Polymer Patching Material See related item(s) 502-03.05
502J Cleaning and Resealing Transverse and Longitudinal Joints and Random Cracks See related item(s) 502-08.01, .02, .03, .04, .07, .10, .23
503 Grinding Concrete Pavement See related item(s) 503-01
503DB Dowel Bar Retrofitting See related item(s) 503-60
602 Section 602 - Steel Structures (Inspection Cost Only) Reference in plans 602 LS items
604CR Repair of Bridge Deck Cracks See related item(s) 617-02, -04, -05
604H Bridge Deck Preparation Using Hydrodemolition See related item(s) 604-08.01, 604-10.20
604HD Bridge Deck Preparation, Repair & Concrete Overlay, using Hydrodemolition See related item(s) 604-08.01, 604-10.20
607CS Three Sided Pre-Cast Culvert Structures See related item(s) 607-50.6*
607G Slip Lining of Roadway Culverts with Polyethylene See related item(s) 607-65
610HD Horizontal Drain Installation Emergency repair contracts for rock slopes  
624 Retaining Walls See related item(s) 604-07.**, 604-08.**
625 Drilled Shaft Specifications See related item(s) 625-**
626 Aggregate Foundation System See related item(s) 626-01.01
700SIG Highway Signs, Luminaires & Traffic Signals

Overhead sign bridge, cantilever and butterfly sign structures, traffic signal mast arm structures and high mast light poles, as well as any luminaire poles 90-ft or greater in height.

713, 714 & 730 Various
705A Guardrail Repair Typically used on maintenance contracts 705 series Various
707D Rockfall Slope Drape See related item(s) 707-02.4*, 707-10.**
707H Rockfall Barrier System See related item(s) 707-10.0*
712B Traffic Control Supervisor See related item(s) 712-01.04
712PQWS Portable Queue Warning System See related item(s) 712-08.14
712PTQ Traffic Queue Protection See related item(s) 712-08.10
716IPA Profiled Thermoplastic Pavement Marking, Audible (4 Inch and 6 Inch) See related item(s) 716-14.01, .02
716PBS Performance Based Pavement Marking Installation See related item(s) 716-05.**
716WR Wet Reflective Pavement Marking Line See related item(s) 716-09.**
719 Roadway Sweeping See related item(s) 719-01
719A Removal and Disposal of Litter See related item(s) 719-02
730A Temporary Traffic Control (Signalization) See related items(s) 730-40, -50
730V Video Detection for Traffic Signals See related items(s) 730-13.02
Other 730s Section 730 - Traffic Signals Permanent signals.  Check with the respective City or County to see if they have a special provision  
790 Electrical Utility Specifications Placeholder for project-specific electrical utility special provisions, which must be obtained from the utility companies.  790-  See Standard Utility Items.
791 Gas Utility Specifications Placeholder for project-specific gas utility special provisions, which must be obtained from the utility companies.  791-  See Standard Utility Items.
793 Telephone Utility Specifications Placeholder for project-specific telephone utility special provisions, which must be obtained from the utility companies.  793-  See Standard Utility Items.
795 Water Utility Specifications Placeholder for project-specific water utility special provisions, which must be obtained from the utility companies.  795- See Standard Utility Items.
797 Sewer Utility Specifications Placeholder for project-specific sewer utility special provisions, which must be obtained from the utility companies.  797-  See Standard Utility Items.
798 CATV Utility Specifications Placeholder for project-specific CATV utility special provisions, which must be obtained from the utility companies.  798-  See Standard Utility Items.
806 Right-of-Way Mowing Maintenance Contracts Only.  See related items(s). 806-01 or -02
1230 Equal Employment Opportunity All Federal-Aid Contracts  
1231 Equal Employment Opportunity Construction Contract Specifications (11246) All Federal-Aid Contracts  
1232 Affirmative Action (Exec. Order 11246) All Federal-Aid Contracts  
1240 Training Program Requirements See related item(s) 109-10.01
1246 DBE Participation All Federal-Aid Contracts  
1247 DBE Contract Goals Federal-Aid Contracts with a DBE Goal  
1273 Required Contract Provision (Federal-Aid Construction Contracts) All Federal-Aid Contracts  
1275 Debarment, Suspension, etc. State and/or Local Funding Only (non Federal-aid)  
1280 Labor (State Projects Only) State and/or Local Funding Only (non Federal-aid)  
1290 Non-Discrimination in Employment State and/or Local Funding Only (non Federal-aid)  
1320 TDOT Min Wages for Federal-Aid and State All Federal-Aid Contracts