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Engineering Standards, Specifications and Drawings

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Engineering Standards, Specifications and Drawings

Select the specification you need from the list below.

Though many of the actual specifications can be found in the Engineering Provisions area of this site, below are some other guidelines that may be helpful.

Guidelines for Booster Pump Stations, Lift Stations and Reservoirs

In addition, the following are also available:

Approved Materials List Requirements Letter
Approved Materials List (See Section 10 below)
Approved Soils Engineers List for Developers
Approved Probationary Soils Engineers List for Developers

Section Specification Revision Date
01

EMWD Guidelines for Water System Plans

08/2017
02

Water Standard Drawings (Web link)

Water Standard Drawings

 
03

Water System Specification: Detailed Provisions

Provisions that comprise this specification:

  • Section 02718 – Installation of Water Pipeline
  • Section 15057 – Ductile Iron Water Pipe & Fittings
  • Section 15058 – Cast Iron Fittings
  • Section 15059 – Welded Steel Fittings
  • Section 15061 – Steel Cylinder Water Pipe
  • Section 15064 – Plastic (PVC) Water Pipe & Fittings
  • Section 15072 – Asbestos-Cement Water Pipe
  • Section 15081 – Gaskets
  • Section 15089 – Nuts & Bolts
  • Section 15101 – Gate Valves
  • Section 15102 – Resilient-Seated Gate Valves
  • Section 15103 – Butterfly Valves
See Engineering Provisions
04

EMWD Guidelines for Sewer Systems

06/2015
05

Sewer Standard Drawings (Web link)

Sewer Standard Drawings

 
06

Sewer Specification – Detailed Provisions

Provisions that comprise this specification:

  • Section 02761 – Furnish & Install VCP Sewer Pipe System
  • Section 02762 – Furnish & Install Plastic Sewer Pipe System
  • Section 02769 – Furnish & Install High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Sewer Pipe System
  • Section 15330 – Vitrified Clay Sewer Pipe (Plain End)
  • Section 15331 – Vitrified Clay Sewer Pipe (Bell & Spigot)
  • Section 15333 – Cast Iron & Ductile Iron Sewer Pipe
  • Section 15340 – Manholes & Fittings
See Engineering Provisions
07 Recycled Water Guidelines (EMWD offsite facilities) 02/2017
08

Recycled Water Standard Drawings (EMWD offsite facilities) (Web link)

Recycled Water Standard Drawings (EMWD offsite facilities)

 
09

General Construction Specifications

Provisions that comprise this specification:

  • Section 02201 – Construction Methods and Earthwork
  • Section 02252 – Control Density Fill
  • Section 03300 – Cast-in-Place Concrete
See Engineering Provisions
10 Approved Materials List 04/2016
Overview

Water Standard Drawings

For Water System Construction

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