SWPPP Specifications - Moving Beyond Lump Sum

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Introduction and Welcome: Sandy Mathews, Larry Walker Associates

Current State of SWPPP Specification Practice: Christine Williams, Granite Construction

    • Challenges
    • Control and Responsibilities

Major Components of a SWPPP Specification: Bob Shults, Verux

Lump Sum and Bid Items Specifications: Ben Rau, Verux

Hands on Exercise Part 1: Christine Williams, Granite Construction

10:30 AM -12:00 PM

Tools for Improving Specifications and Quantifying Uncertainty:

Hands on Exercise Part 2: Christine Williams, Granite Construction

Case Study: Examples of Real Specifications: Russ Foster, J.F.Shea Co., Inc.

Facilitated Discussion: How to Use Tools to Improve Your Specifications: Sandy Mathews, Larry Walker Associates

Note: Attendees are encouraged to bring their specifications or examples and discuss how they can be improved based on what they have learned.

Closing Remarks: Sandy Mathews, Larry Walker Associates