Engineering Department

Engineering Standards and Specifications

Table of Contents Section 1 - General Conditions
Table of Contents Section 1
Section 2 - General Design Requirements
Section 2
Section 2 G1 Graphic Scale and Register Marks
Section 2 G2 Standard Drawing
Section 2 G2 Drawing Symbols and Abbreviations
Section 2 G2A Drawing Symbols and Abbreviations cont.
Section 2 G5 Survey Monument Flush Mounted
Section 2 G6 Survey Monument - Box Type
Section 2 G7 Survey Monument - Box Casing Detail
Section 3 - Trenching, Backfilling and Restoration
Section 3
Section 3 T1 Trench Details
Section 3 T2 Sanitary and Storm Sewer in Common
Trench

Section 3 T3 Pavement Restoration
Section 3 T4 Trench Dams
Section 3 T4A Trench Dams Drainage Collection Detail
Section 3 T4B Trench Dams Drainage Collection Detail
Section 3 T5 Typical Lot Servicing Details
Section 3 T6 Private Utilities Underground Electrical
Common Trench Detail

Section 3 T7 Private Utilities Underground Electrical
Typical Service Box Location
Section 4 - Water - A Design & B Installation
Section 4 A
Section 4 B
Section 4 W01 Single Family Residential Water Service
Connection

Section 4 W01A Single Family Residential In House
Water Meter Installation

Section 4 W02 Below Grade Flushout Detail
Section 4 W02B Below Grade Silt Flushout Detail
Section 4 W03 Above Grade Flushout Detail
Section 4 W04 Thrust Blocking Details
Section 4 W04A Thrust Blocking Areas
Section 4 W05 Heavy Duty Manhole Cover and Frame
Section 4 W05A Utility Chamber Manhole Frame, Ring
& Cover

Section 4 W06 Hydrant Connection - Type 1

Section 4 W07 Hydrant Connection - Type 2
Section 4 W08 Air Release Valve Assembly - Type 1
Section 4 W09 Air Release Valve Assembly - Type 2
Section 4 W10 Plastic Meter Box for 19mm Services
Section 4 W11 Concrete Meter Box for 19mm Services
Section 4 W12 Concrete Meter Box for 25 and 37mm
Services

Section 4 W13 Typical Meter Chamber
Section 4 W14 Gate Valve
Section 4 W15 Fire / Domestic Water Meter - Piping
Layout

Section 4 W16 Domestic Water Meters (50 to 
250mm Piping Layout)

Section 4 W17 Fire Line Service Piping Layout

Section 5 - Sanitary Sewer - A Design & B Installation
Section 5 A
Section 5 B
Section 5 S01 Manhole Benching Details For Sewer
Mains

Section 5 S02 Typical Manhole Details Standard
Precast Type

Section 5 S03 Typical Drop Manhole Details
Section 5 S03A Inside Drop Manhole
Section 5 S04 Heavy Duty Manhole Cover and Frame
Section 5 S04A Utility Chamber Manhole Frame, Ring
and Cover
Section 5 S05 Sanitary and Storm Sewer Service
Connection
Section 5 S06 Driveway Service Box Installation
Section 5 S07 Single Service Concrete Box
Section 5 S08 Twin Service Concrete Box
Section 5 S09 Cleanout Structure - Type 1
Section 5 S10 Cleanout Structure - Type 2
Section 5 S13 Sanitary Sewer Flow Curves
Section 5 S14 Sanitary Sewer Flow Analysis
Calculation Sheet
Section 6 - Storm Drain - A Design & B Installation
Section 6 A
Section 6 B
Section 6 D01 Manhole Benching Details for Sewer
Mains

Section 6 D02 Typical Manhole Details Standard
Precast Type

Section 6 D02A Typical Manhole Details Precast
Riser Type

Section 6 D03 Typicial Drop Manhole Details
Section 6 D03A Inside Drop Manhole
Section 6 D04 Heavy Duty Manhole Cover and Frame
Section 6 D04A Utility Chamber Manhole Frame Ring
and Cover

Section 6 D05 Sanitary and Storm Sewer Service
Connection

Section 6 D06 Driveway Service Box Installation
Section 6 D07 Single Service Concrete Box
Section 6 D08 Twin Service Concrete Box
Section 6 D09 Cleanout Structure Type 1
Section 6 D10 Cleanout Structure Type 2

Section 6 D11 Typical Catch Basin With Type 1 &
Type 2 Grates
Section 6 D12 Catch Basin Frame and Grate -
Type 1

Section 6 D12A Catch Basin Frame and Grate -
Type 2

Section 6 D13 Side Inlet Catch Basin for Non
Mountable Curbs - Type 3

Section 6 D13A Side Inlet Catch Basin Frame and
Hood for Non Mountable Curbs - Type 3

Section 6 D14 Ditch Inlet Catch Basin - Type 4
Section 6 D14A Frame and Grate for Ditch Inlet
Catch Basin - Type 4

Section 6 D15 Concrete Headwall for Pipe Inlets -
Type 1

Section 6 D15A Concrete Headwall for Pipe Inlets -
Type 2

Section 6 D16 Concrete Headwall for Pipe Outlets
Section 6 D16A Sandbag Headwall for Culvert Inlets
and Outlets

Section 6 D17 Rainfall Curves
Section 6 D18 Time of Concentration Table
Section 6 D19 Storm Sewer Flow Analysis
Calculation Sheet
Section 7 - Street - A Design & B Construction
Section 7 A
Section 7 B
Section 7 R01 24m Row Downtown Road
Section 7 R02 20m Row Urban Collector
Section 7 R03 21m Row Rural Industrial Collector
Section 7 R04 Row Urban Local
Section 7 R05 18m  Row Rural Industrial Local
Section 7 R06 6m Row Lane
Section 7 R07 Urban Local Cul De Sac
Section 7 R08 Rural Industrial Cul De Sac
Section 7 R09 Statutory Right of Ways for Municipal Mains
Section 7 R10 Typical Driveway Grades
Section 7 R11 Typical Sign Installations
Section 7 R12 Islands and Medians
Section 8 - Curbs & Sidewalks
Section 8
Section 8 C01 Mountable Curb and Gutter
Section 8 C02 Non Mountable Monolithic Curb
Section 8 C03 Standard Curb for Traffic Islands and Medians
Section 8 C04 Concrete Sidewalk Detail
Section 8 C05 Sidewalk and Driveway Crossing
Section 8 C06 Pedestrian Sidewalk Ramp
Section 8 C07 Walkway in 3m Right of Way
Section 8 C08 Walkway Barrier
Section 8 C09 Sidewalk Retaining Wall Handrail
Section 8 C10 Stairway and Landing
Section 8 C11 Stairway Handrail
Section 8 C12 Fire Lane Collapsible Bollard
Section 8 C13 Stairway and Landing
Section 8 C14 Stairway Handrail
Section 9 - Roadway Lighting
Section 9
Section 9 L1 Trenching Details for Electrical Conduit
Section 9 L2 Street Light Luminaires
Section 9 L3 Street Light Service Base
Section 9 L5 Control Schematic and Wiring
Diagram for Roadway Lighting
Section 10 - Concrete Section 11 - Ashpaltic Concrete Paving
Section 10 Section 11
Section 12 - Landscaping
Section 12
Section12 P01 Recommended Plant List
Section 12 P02 Tree Planting Detail
SPEC Appendix                                                                                                                                               
SPEC Appendix A                
SPEC Appendix B
SPEC Appendix C                 
SPEC Appendix D
SPEC Appendix E         
SPEC Appendix F 
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