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Q1) Are there any cross sections available for this project or any other data on horizontal control for this project.
A1) No, cross sections are not provided because this project does not meet the criteria for use. Refer to Typical Cross Sections X-1 and X-2 (Sheets 2 and 3 of the plans). 29Sep10
Q2) Does QC/QA apply to the Pavement Repair?
A2) Yes, the Quality Control / Quality Assurance construction process applies to all Hot Mix Asphalt in this contract. 12Oct10