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Chapter 3 field books

Chapter 3 FieldBooks

  • What are the requirements for field books used to record final measurements?

Chapter 3 - Field Books


Field books

Field Books

  • Field books are source documents.

  • There may be times when these records will be utilized by people with little field experience.

  • It is important when preparing records to assume that all persons who will use the notes have no familiarity at all with the work you are recording.

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Field Books

  • Only bound field books, similar to the Dietzgen No. 88-0205 will be used.

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FrontCover Information

  • The front cover of each field book shall be identified with bold letters in permanent ink with the following information:

  • Federal Aid Job No.

  • Financial Project ID.

  • Contract No.

  • Field Book No.

  • State Road No.

  • General Contents

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INFORMATION

  • The binder of each book shall be identified in permanent ink with:

  • The Field Book No.

  • The Financial Project ID.

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Field book

Field Book

Index Page

Subsoil 1-20

Sod 21-50

The contents shall be clearly indexed on the first lined page.

First Page

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Field Book

All used pages will be clearly numbered on the upper right corner on each RIGHT hand page.

(There are approximately 80 pages to the standard field book.)

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After Indexing

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Field Book

When recording data use a 2H or 3H pencil; never use a pencil soft enough to blur.

The date, weather conditions, and the names of the field party shall be shown on the Field Book page at the beginning of each days notes.

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Names in Field Party

Activity

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  • Field notes shall be entered directly into the field books at the time & place the work is originally done.

  • Keeping notes on loose-leaf pages or scratch pads and transferring them to field books back at the office is PROHIBITED.

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Field Books

  • When practical, record all notes for one item in the same book and at the same place in the book.

  • Keep the measurements and calculations for Federal-Aid participating and non-participating items separated in field books.

Final Measure

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Field Books

  • When more than one job (State or Federal) is constructed under the same contract,

    • Separate field books shall be kept for each job and the measurements and other data shall be kept separate for each job.

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  • Field records for projects let under separate contracts shall NEVER be recorded in the same field book.

  • Field books shall contain only the records related to a single contract.

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Made a Mistake?

DO NOT MAKE ERASURES OF ANY NOTES

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Made a mistake

Made a Mistake?

  • Corrections are made by drawing a SINGLE line through the error and inserting the correct data. Initial and date all corrections.

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B.M.

July 12, 2005

I. B. TIRRED

ORIGINAL ROADWAY CROSS SECTS.

Cloudy & Cool

I. SEAY

STA. 206 + 05 TO 330 + 45

Y. U. PROP

B.M. # 16

2.85

26.26

23.41

For Description See N B # 875420 Pg. 55

Begin Project

26.3

206 + 05

6.3

6.9

6.6

6.4

6.7

6.6

7.5

5.0

4.10

3.96

3.95

132

125

100

75

50

40

36

20

9

0

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4.12

4.1

12.3

13

30

35

206 + 25

7.0

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6.7

6.7

6.4

6.6

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4.08

3.96

3.94

132

125

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75

50

43

36

16

9

0

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4.11

4.3

12.6

13

31

39

206 + 50

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6.5

6.1

5.6

6.0

5.3

4.3

4.12

3.96

3.94

4.10

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125

100

75

50

29

18

9

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12.4

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Made a Mistake?

DC 5/12/05

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  • Do not cut or otherwise remove pages from any field book.

  • If an entire page is found in error, mark the original page V O I D and show a note referring to the page where that item was corrected.

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  • Why all this emphasis on how to take notes and what to put your notes on?

  • Original Source Documents are a crucial part of your final estimates package.

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  • If your project ends up in court, your records must be court room defendable.

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  • Now that we have a few basic’s down about Location survey requirements, equipment, horizontal and vertical control and setting up Field Books, let’s get back to the construction of a project. Which is where you come in.

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Sample exercise 1 field book

Sample Exercise # 1Field Book

  • Record the necessary information on the field book cover and binder on your desk provided by the instructor:

  • Book No. 005

  • Contract No. 13468

  • Fin. Proj. ID No. 16471035201

  • Book Content: Original and Final Cross Sections

  • Fed Aid No. 1-96-2(5)160

  • Road No. SR 20

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ANY QUESTIONS ?

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