419 SUBFOUNDATION INVESTIGATION

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419.01 DESCRIPTION.
Conduct an investigation to verify the character and suitability of the subfoundation material for foundation purposes.
419.02 MATERIALS.
Not applicable.
419.03 CONSTRUCTION.
Drill test holes in accordance with T 206 and T 225 at least 10 working days prior to excavation or pile driving in that area. Notify the EngineerAny person designated by the Administrator or the procurement officer, acting directly or through his duly authorized representative, such representative acting within the scope of the particular duties assigned to him or of the authority given him. at least 10 working days prior to drilling. Drill holes at the locations and to the depths specified. Record all information on the AdministrationShall mean any one of the Administrations within the Maryland Department of Transportation, as listed in GP 1.02.’s boring log Form No. SHA 73.0-46, available from the Office of Materials Technology. Provide an approved geologist or a geotechnical engineer that is a professional engineer registered in the State of Maryland to ensure that the test holes conform to these Specifications.
Submit the drilling results within two working days after drilling any given hole. Within five working days after receipt, the EngineerAny person designated by the Administrator or the procurement officer, acting directly or through his duly authorized representative, such representative acting within the scope of the particular duties assigned to him or of the authority given him. will evaluate the subfoundation investigation to determine if any change in the as-planned excavation is necessary. Do not begin excavation until the EngineerAny person designated by the Administrator or the procurement officer, acting directly or through his duly authorized representative, such representative acting within the scope of the particular duties assigned to him or of the authority given him.’s evaluation is received for that particular foundation.
419.04 MEASUREMENT AND PAYMENT.
Subfoundation Investigation will be measured and paid for at the Contract unit price per linear foot for the actual total length of holes drilled. The payment will be full compensation for the geologist or geotechnical engineer services, and for all material, labor, equipment, tools, and incidentals necessary to complete the work.