APPLICATION OF CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT TO THE PAVING PROCESS

THE APPLICATION OF CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT TO THE PAVING PROCESS BY THE CONTRACTOR CONSISTS OF THE FOLLOWING OPERATIONS: INTERPRETING THE SPECIFICATIONS, OBTAINING, ORGANIZING AND CONTROLLING MAN, EQUIPMENT, AND MATERIALS TO CONSTRUCT A PAVEMENT AT THE RIGHT COST. EVERY STEP OF THE PAVING PROCESS MUST BE PLANNED FROM THE MOMENT OF AWARD UNTIL ACCEPTANCE BY THE AWARDING AGENCY. A PAVING OPERATION SCHEDULE SHOULD BE DETAILED AND EXACT TO THE LAST MINUTE DETAIL. A SAFETY PROGRAM MUST BE DESIGNED TO PREVENT ACCIDENTS AND AVOID INJURIES, AND MUST BE CONSISTENTLY EMPLOYED AND ENFORCED IN EVERY PHASE OF THE PAVING PROCESS. SUPERVISION MUST BE PROVIDED THAT HAS EXPERIENCE, DRIVE, DETERMINATION, & THE ABILITY TO COMMUNICATE, TO INTERPRET SPECIFICATIONS, CARRY OUT THE PAVING PROCESS, STAY ON SCHEDULE, AND MAINTAIN A SAFE OPERATION.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Sixth Paving Conference Proc

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  • Authors:
    • Porter, R L
  • Publication Date: 1968

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  • Accession Number: 00215235
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: pp 107-113
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 2 1970 12:00AM