California Department of Transportation

Contract 09-346904

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Q1) Is the grade of AC binder to be the same for all HMAC material placed under this contract?

A1) No, as there is Minor HMA that may use a different binder type.

Q2) Will multiple Mix verification samples be required or will one sample be sufficient?

A2) Only one binder type (64-28TR) on this project is required to pass the mix verification process. Minor HMA does not require any JMF or verification.