Soils – Site Preparation

Soils - Site Preparation

BC1704.7.1, BC 1704.7.2, BC 1704.7.3

1704.7.1 Site preparation. Immediately prior to placement of the footings, foundations, fill or other supporting materi­als the special inspector shall determine that the site has been prepared in accordance with the approved soils report.

1704.7.2 During fill placement. During placement and compaction of the fill material, the special inspector shall determine that the material being used and the maximum lift thickness comply with the approved report, as specified in Section 1803.5.

1704.7.3 Evaluation of in-place density. The special inspector shall determine, at the approved frequency, that the in-place dry density of the compacted fill complies with the approved report.