New Jersey Department of Transportation

Baseline Document Change



Metric Electrical Material Specifications (EB Specifications)

BDC00S-11

February 23, 2001

Subject: Release of the Electrical Material Specifications (EB Specifications) in Metric Units.

The Departmentís Metric Electrical Material Specifications, also known as Metric EB Specifications, have been revised to change the effective date, the method of referencing other documents, the word processing program, and correcting the plan sheet size.

In general, the revisions are as follows:

  1. The effective date of all metric EB Specifications has been changed to July 1, 2001.
  2. All Department mailing addresses have been changed to reference the P.O. Box instead of CN Number.
  3. The references to the applicable Illuminating Engineering Society (I.E.S.) specifications have been changed from a "specific date" to state "the current" I.E.S. specification applies.
  4. The references to Department specifications have been changed from identifying a date and subsection to state the "current NJDOT Standard Specification applies".
  5. The size of mylars has been corrected.
  6. The word processing program has been changed from AmiPro to Microsoft Word.

Instructions to Designers:

The effective date of these Metric Electrical Material Specifications (EB Specifications) is July 1, 2001.

The following BDC Announcement memorandums will be superseded on July 1, 2001 when the new EB Specifications become effective.

BDC96S-005 entitled "Electrical Material (Metric) Specifications", dated October 23, 1996.
BDC97S-028 entitled "Additions and Revisions to the Electrical Material Specifications", dated December 1, 1998.

Distribution to In-House Staff and Various Public Agencies:

The Document Control Unit will not automatically distribute hard copy of the attachment to in-house staff and various Public Agencies. Users of these EB specifications are requested to download the file as instructed below.

In-house staff may obtain a copy of this BDC announcement from the QM shared area on the NJDOT-FA-NTS7 server. To access the shared area, open your Windows Explorer, go to the drop down menu labeled "Tools" and then open pick "Map Network Drive". In the path box, type in \\NJDOT-FA-NTS7\QM, click OK button.

This BDC Announcement and attachment file can also be viewed and/or downloaded from the New Jersey Department of Transportation Web Page at http://www.state.nj.us/transportation/. Click on "Capital Program Management", located on the left side of the web page. When this page is loaded, select "Pop-Up Site Map" at the top of the page and click on "Go To Selection". Click whatever document you wish to view or download.

Hard copies are available upon request to the Engineering Documents unit.

Distribution to other Outside Agencies (Consultants, Contractors, etc.)

This BDC Announcement file can be viewed and/or downloaded from the New Jersey Department of Transportation Web Page at http://www.state.nj.us/transportation/. See "Distribution to In-House Staff and Various Public Agencies" above for complete web page instructions.

Hard copies of this BDC Announcement can be obtained by contacting:

            Engineering Documents Unit
            E & O Bldg., 1st Floor
            1035 Parkway Avenue, P.O. Box 600
            Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0600
            Phone: (609) 530-5587
            Fax: (609) 530-6626



Recommended by:

 

Approved by:

 

Original Signed          

Original Signed          

Brian Strizki W. Dennis Keck
Manager, Assistant Commissioner,
Quality Management Services Capital Program Management