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Materials Management

Standard Construction Specifications

These Standard Construction Specifications are often referenced in Construction Bid Opportunities. Included are the listings of Approved Products.

The Standard Construction Specifications are provided below in various formats to suit different uses and situations.

Latest Revisions: July 13, 2016

Standard Construction Specifications (individual document format)

Choose the links in the table below to access specific specifications.  You may also use the search to find the certain specification that you are looking for.

 Specification/Document

Number

Approx.
File Size

 General Requirements

PDF Table of Contents 282 KB
PDF General Instructions CW1110 97 KB
PDF Existing Services, Utilities and Structures CW1120 140 KB
PDF Site Requirements CW1130 142 KB
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 Underground Works

Specifications
PDF Table of Contents 286 KB
PDF Excavation Bedding and Backfill CW2030 232 KB
PDF Watermains CW2110 382 KB
PDF Flushing, Hydrostatic Leakage Testing and Disinfection of Watermains and Water Systems CW2125 282 KB
PDF Gravity Sewers CW2130 338 KB
PDF Sewer and Manhole Cleaning CW2140 157 KB
PDF Sewer and Manhole Inspection CW2145 257 KB
PDF Concrete Underground Structures and Works CW2160 220 KB
PDF Stormwater Retention Basin Revetment and Soil Sterilization CW2165 134 KB
 
Standard Details
PDF Table of Contents 286 KB
PDF Standard Pipe Bedding Classes SD-001 304 KB
PDF Standard Trench and Excavation Backfill Classes SD-002 254 KB
PDF Jetting Nozzle Insertion Locations SD-003 98 KB
PDF Concrete Thrust Blocks for Horizontal Watermain Fittings SD-004 468 KB
PDF Concrete Thrust Blocks for Vertical Watermain Fittings SD-005 39 KB
PDF Standard Fire Hydrant Assembly SD-006 254 KB
PDF Short Fire Hydrant Assembly SD-007 433 KB
PDF Location Map for Watermain Valve Closing Direction SD-008 164 KB
PDF Sewer or Sewer Service Connection to Existing 1050 Diameter or Larger Sewer SD-009 485 KB
PDF Standard Precast Concrete Manhole (for up to 525 Diameter Pipe) SD-010 56 KB
PDF Standard Precast Concrete Manhole (for up to 525 Diameter Pipe) with internal drop pipe SD-010D 232 KB
PDF Standard Precast Concrete Manhole (for 600 to 1500 Diameter Pipe) SD-011 65 KB
PDF Water Service 20 Millimeter to 50 Millimeter SD-012 335 KB
PDF Small Diameter Copper Watermain for Cul-de-Sac Loop SD-013 194 KB
PDF Sewer Service with Alternate "A" Riser SD014 193 KB
PDF Sewer Service with Alternate "B" Riser SD-015 319 KB
PDF Standard Watermain Valve Installation SD-016 170 KB
PDF By-Pass Valve Assembly for 350 to 450 Diameter Watermains SD-017 206 KB
PDF Watermain and Water Service Insulation SD-018 201 KB
PDF Backflow Protection Arrangement for Water Supply from Hydrant SD-019 146 KB
PDF Nine Arm Mandrel and Proving Ring for 5.25% Deflection Testing of SDR 35 PVC Pipe SD-020 164 KB
PDF Sewer Service Abandonment Beneath Pavement SD-021 181 KB
PDF Sewer Repair Up to 3.0 Meters Long SD-022A 217 KB
PDF Sewer Repair Longer than 3.0 Meters SD-022B 232 KB
PDF Curb and Gutter Inlet with Catch Pit SD-023 36 KB
PDF Catch Basin with Curb and Gutter Inlet SD-024 220 KB
PDF Standard Catch Basin SD-025 212 KB
PDF Stormwater Retention Basin Shoreline Revetment SD-026 107 KB
PDF Water Meter Installation Details - 20mm Domestic Service SD-027A 49 KB
PDF Water Meter Installation Details - 20mm & 25mm Domestic Service SD-027B 49 KB
PDF Water Meter Installation Details - 38m Domestic Service SD-027C 49 KB
PDF Water Meter Installation Details - 50mm Domestic Service SD-027D 48 KB
PDF Water Meter Installation Details - 75mm to 250mm Combine or Domestic Service SD-027E 53 KB
PDF Water Meter Installation Details - Multiple Meters (Meter Bank) SD-027F 68 KB
PDF Water Meter Installation Details - Side-by-Side Multiple Metering SD-027G 50 KB
 
Approved Products Underground Use
PDF Contents 469 KB
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 Surface Works

 Specifications
PDF Table of Contents 248 KB
PDF Clearing and Grubbing CW3010 79 KB
PDF Sub-Grade, Sub-Base and Base Course Construction CW3110 129 KB
PDF Installation of Sub Drains CW3120 159 KB
PDF Supply and Installation of Geotextile Fabrics CW3130 122 KB
PDF Supply and Installation of Geogrid CW3135 105 KB
PDF Gravel Surfacing CW3150 104 KB
PDF Earthwork and Grading CW3170 166 KB
PDF Adjustment of Pavement and Boulevard Structures CW3210 126 KB
PDF Full-Depth Patching of Existing Slabs and Joints CW3230 196 KB
PDF Renewal of Existing Miscellaneous Concrete Slabs CW3235 169 KB
PDF Renewal of Existing Curbs CW3240 164 KB
PDF Joint and Crack Maintenance CW3250 137 KB
PDF Portland Cement Concrete Pavement Works CW3310 408 KB
PDF Portland Cement Concrete Sidewalk CW3325 147 KB
PDF Detectable Warning Tiles CW3326 302 KB
PDF Installation of Interlocking Pavement Stones CW3330 137 KB
PDF Installation of Interlocking Pavement Stones on a Lean Concrete Base CW3335 137 KB
PDF Asphaltic Concrete Pavement Works CW3410 999 KB
PDF Planing of Pavement CW3450 215 KB
PDF Sodding CW3510 109 KB
PDF Seeding CW3520 109 KB
PDF Manual Irrigation System CW3530 188 KB
PDF Topsoil and Finish Grading for Establishment of Turf Areas CW3540 54 KB
PDF Chain Link and Drift Control Fence CW3550 182 KB
PDF Installation of Culverts CW3610 269 KB
PDF Riprap CW3615 121 KB
PDF Installation of Underground Traffic Signal Services CW3620 299 KB
PDF Installation of Aluminum Balanced Barrier CW3650 160 KB
 
Standard Details
PDF Table of Contents   261 KB
PDF Curb and Gutter SD-200 164 KB
PDF Mountable Curb SD-201 125 KB
PDF 75 mm Lip Curb SD-202A 118 KB
PDF 40 mm Lip Curb SD-202B 103 KB
PDF Modified Lip Curb SD-202C 148 KB
PDF Barrier Curb (Separate) SD-203A 208 KB
PDF Modified Barrier Curb SD-203B 113 KB
PDF Barrier Curb (Integral) SD-204 23 KB
PDF Barrier Curb (Dowelled) SD-205 167 KB
PDF Barrier Curb Replacement SD-206A 163 KB
PDF Safety Curb SD-206B 121 KB
PDF Concrete Pavement Widening SD-207 159 KB
PDF Pavement Widening (Concrete Pavement c/w Asphalt Overlay) SD-208 172 KB
PDF Longitudinal Joint for Concrete Pavement SD-210A 165 KB
PDF Tie Bar Installation for Lane-At-A-Time Paving Where Bending of Tie Bars is Required SD-210B 145 KB
PDF Construction Joint and Contraction Joint for Reinforced Concrete Pavements SD-211A 191 KB
PDF Construction Joint and Contraction Joint for Plain Concrete and Plain-Dowelled Pavements SD-211B 104 KB
PDF Sawn Joint and Butt Joint for Reinforced and Plain-Dowelled Pavements SD-212 202 KB
PDF Typical Full-Depth Patches on Existing Pavement Slabs and Joints SD-213A 66 KB
PDF Full-Depth Patches Details of Moving and Tied Joints SD-213B 109 KB
PDF Longitudinal Joint Repair Details Full-Width Patch SD-214A 112 KB
PDF Longitudinal Joint Repair Details Lane-At-A-Time Patch SD-214B 134 KB
PDF Longitudinal Joint Repair Details - One Side Only SD-214C 108 KB
PDF Placement of Steel in Plain-Dowelled Concrete Pavement SD-215 133 KB
PDF Placement of Steel Reinforcement in Reinforced Concrete Pavements, 5000 mm Joint Spacing SD-216 222 KB
PDF Layout for Type "A" and Type "B" Bar Mat Reinforcement, 5000 mm Joint Spacing SD-217 176 KB
PDF Typical Joint Details for Portland Cement Concrete Pavements SD-218A 48 KB
PDF Location of Longitudinal Joints in Concrete Pavements SD-218B 31 KB
PDF Typical Public Lane Details SD-219 34 KB
PDF Catch Basin and Manhole Isolation Detail (New Pavements) SD-220A 194 KB
PDF Manhole Isolation Detail in Existing Pavements SD-220B 42 KB
PDF Curb and Gutter Inlet Isolation Detail SD-220C 44 KB
PDF Curb Inlet with Catch Basin in Pavement SD-221 45 KB
PDF Curb Inlet with Catch Basin in Boulevard SD-222 40 KB
PDF Monolithic Concrete Splash Strip SD-223A 150 KB
PDF Separate Concrete Splash Strip SD-223B 105 KB
PDF Monolithic Concrete Median Slab SD-226A 101 KB
PDF Safety Median SD-226B 194 KB
PDF Concrete Median Slab SD-227A 106 KB
PDF Monolithic Concrete Bullnose SD-227C 99 KB
PDF Concrete Sidewalk SD-228A 157 KB
PDF Monolithic Curb and Sidewalk SD-228B 103 KB
PDF Miscellaneous Isolations SD-228C 108 KB
PDF Curb Ramp for 1500 Sidewalk at Intersections SD-229A 91 KB
PDF Detectable Warning Surface Tile for Intersections - Layout Priority 1 SD-229AA 78 KB
PDF Detectable warning surface Tile for intersections - Layout Priority 2 SD-229AB 91 KB
PDF Curb Ramp for Pedestrian Corridor with a Traffic Control Device SD-229AE 99 KB
PDF Detectable Warning Surface Tile for Offset Intersections SD-229AF 82 KB
PDF Curb Ramp Layout for Medians, Lanes and Commercial Approaches SD-229B 100 KB
PDF Curb Ramp for Full Width Sidewalk at Intersections SD-229BA 88 KB
PDF Detectable Warning Surface Tiles in Curb Ramps for Medians SD-229BB 91 KB
PDF Curb Ramp Layout for Concrete Pavement SD-229C 123 KB
PDF Curb Ramp Layout for Asphalt Overlay SD-229D 108 KB
PDF Curb Ramp and Depressed Curb with Detectable Warning Surface Tile SD-229E 78 KB
PDF Typical Railroad Crossing Utilizing Concrete Planks SD-230 47 KB
PDF Typical Railroad Crossing Utilizing Asphalt Concrete SD-231A 38 KB
PDF Typical Railroad Sidewalk Crossing SD-231B 30 KB
PDF Private Approach on Regional Streets (with Barrier Curb) SD-232 144 KB
PDF Private Approach on Regional Streets (with Ditch Drainage) SD-234 119 KB
PDF Residential Approach-Concrete (with Existing Barrier Curb) SD-235 136 KB
PDF Residential Approach-Concrete (with Existing Lip Curb) SD-236 107 KB
PDF Residential Approach Reinforcing Steel SD-237 95 KB
PDF Residential Approach-Paving Stone (with Existing Barrier Curb) SD-237A 216 KB
PDF Residential Approach-Asphalt (with Existing Barrier Curb) SD-237B 224 KB
PDF Residential Approach-Paving Stone (with Existing Lip Curb) SD-238A 198 KB
PDF Residential Approach-Asphalt (with Existing Lip Curb) SD-238B 201 KB
PDF Residential Approach-Gravel, Concrete or Asphalt SD-239 130 KB
PDF Interlocking Paving Stone Detail for Medians and Private SD-240A 35 KB
PDF Interlocking Paving Stone Detail on Lean Concrete Base SD-240B 26 KB
PDF Typical Dual Check Backflow Preventer and Meter in C.S.P. Enclosure SD-241A 65 KB
PDF Typical Double Check Valve Assembly and Meter in C.S.P. Enclosure SD-241B 63 KB
PDF C.S.P. Enclosure for Gate Valve SD-242 40 KB
PDF Sodding Details SD-243 119 KB
PDF Sub Drain Installation Detail SD-245 42 KB
PDF Controller Base SD-300 56 KB
PDF Pedestal Base SD-302 32 KB
PDF Terminal Pedestal Base SD-304 48 KB
PDF Signal Pole Base - Type A (light duty - 25 dia. bolts) SD-310 43 KB
PDF Signal Pole Base - Type D (medium duty - 32 dia. bolts) SD-312 47 KB
PDF Signal Pole Base - Type OD (medium duty - 32 dia. bolts) SD-312A 150 KB
PDF Signal Pole Base - Type G (light duty - 32 dia. bolts) SD-313 82 KB
PDF Signal Pole Base - Type J (cast in place fold down) SD-314 55 KB
PDF Signal Pole Base - Type L (cyclist pushbutton) SD-315 45 KB
PDF Top Ring Form for Standard Duty Traffic Signal Pole Base SD-316 48 KB
PDF Top Ring Form for Medium Duty Base Davit Pole Base SD-317 48 KB
PDF Signal Pole Base - General Alignment to Roadway SD-318 51 KB
PDF Service Box - Cast in Place SD-320 41 KB
Document Service Box - Pre-Cast SD-322 40 KB
PDF Vehicle Detector Loops - Saw Cut in Concrete SD-330 35 KB
PDF Vehicle Detector Loops - saw cut in Asphalt SD-332 38 KB
PDF Vehicle Detector loops - Pre-formed SD-334 39KB
PDF Polyethylene Conduit Joint SD-340 41 KB
PDF Beddings and Backfills for underground Traffic Signal Works SD-342 39 KB
 
Approved Products Surface Works
PDF Contents 88 KB
 
Approved Concrete Mix Designs
PDF Contents 26 KB
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 Revised Information

2016
PDF July 13 57 KB
PDF May 13 28 KB
PDF May 2 190 KB
PDF Feb 12 190 KB
2015
PDF Dec 24 190 KB
PDF July 15 103 KB
PDF June 12 182 KB
PDF April 9 182 KB
2014
PDF December 19 612 KB
PDF August 5 155 KB
PDF March 28 155 KB
PDF January-17 56 KB
 
2013
PDF July-30 56 KB
PDF May-31 56 KB
PDF April-3 56 KB
 
2012
PDF December-31 56 KB
PDF July-1 46 KB
PDF May-18 47 KB
 
2011
PDF December-31 35 KB
PDF June-1 20 KB
PDF May-16 20 KB
PDF March-21 28 KB
PDF March-11 27 KB
 
2010
PDF December-15 39 KB
PDF August-04 65 KB
PDF July-05 22 KB
PDF June-14 22 KB
 
2009
December-15 28 KB
PDF September-28 28 KB
PDF September-28 28 KB
PDF September-25 29 KB
PDF August-04 28 KB
PDF July-02 29 KB
PDF June-15 29 KB
PDF February-06 25 KB
PDF January-27   32 KB
 
2008
PDF December-15   53 KB
PDF June-23   28 KB
PDF April-11   34 KB
PDF March -14   28 KB
 
2007
PDF December-17   80 KB
PDF July-1   36 KB
PDF June-4   41 KB
PDF April-19 26 KB
PDF March-21 40 KB
PDF March-12   77 KB
PDF January-01   36 KB
 
2006
PDF December-18   36 KB
PDF November-22 36 KB
PDF September-8 36 KB
PDF June-7 20 KB
PDF May-8 20 KB
PDF April-20 33 KB
PDF April-13 35 KB
PDF March-17 35 KB
PDF March-15 35 KB
PDF February-22 35 KB
PDF February-20 35 KB
PDF February-13 35 KB
PDF January-12 27 KB
 
2005
PDF December-31 43 KB
PDF November-23 34 KB
PDF August-15 34 KB
PDF June-16 33 KB
PDF May-04 30 KB
PDF February-25 128 KB
PDF February-18 44 KB
 
2004
PDF December-31 73 KB
PDF November-05 31 KB
PDF July-28 33 KB
PDF May-10 101 KB
PDF April-01 109 KB
PDF March-29 59 KB
PDF Februaury-17 195 KB
PDF February-04 172 KB
PDF January-20 45 KB
 
2003
PDF August-01 62 KB
PDF June-01 51 KB
PDF May-21 120 KB
PDF May-08 119 KB
PDF May-01 54 KB
PDF March-24 155 KB
PDF March-17 329 KB

Contact Information

For Web Page related issues please email us: purchasing@winnipeg.ca

For matters relating to the contents of the General Requirements Section please contact:
Newton Conti, Design & Specification Engineer, Water Works Department
nconti@winnipeg.ca
204-986-3179

For matters relating to the contents of the Underground Works Section please contact:
Newton Conti, Design & Specification Engineer, Water Works Department
nconti@winnipeg.ca
204-986-3179

For matters relating to Underground Approved Products please contact:
Newton Conti, Design & Specification Engineer, Water and Waste Department
nconti@winnipeg.ca
204-986-3179

For matters relating to the Surface Works & Approved Products Section please contact:
Rod Hamilton, Asset Management Engineer, Public Works Department
RodHamilton@winnipeg.ca
204-986-3588

Last update: January 22, 2016