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Construction Manual

Description: This manual provides department construction engineering personnel instruction for fulfilling the objectives, procedures, and methods for construction administration of Washington State transportation projects. The Construction Manual is intended as a reference book.

The Construction Manual can be downloaded in pdf format and printed without charge.

  • Publication Number: M 41-01
  • Last Modified: April, 2017
  • Version: M 41-01.28
  • Manual Manager: Dan Gasche; 360-705-6970
  • Originators: State Construction Office, Engineering and Regional Operations Division
  • # of Pages: 892
  • Subject:
  • Keywords: Construction Manual, earthwork, structures, surface treatments, pavement, drainage structures, storm sewers, conduits, materials, quarry and pit sites, stockpiling, anchor bolts, asphalt, barrier, concrete, change order, girders, falsework, irrigation, manholes, piling, pit, precast concrete, stockpile, chip seal, testing, water, waterproofing
  • Related Publications:
    Materials Manual M 46-01
    Standard Specifications M 41-10

Construction Manual Individual Chapters 

Foreword (pdf 168 KB)
Contents (pdf 220 KB)

Chapter 1 Administration (pdf 1.3 MB)
Chapter 2 Earthwork (pdf 3.7 MB)
Chapter 3 Production From Quarry and Pit Sites and Stockpiling (pdf 3.1 MB)
Chapter 4 Bases (pdf 365 KB)
Chapter 5 Surface Treatments and Pavements (pdf 553 KB)
Chapter 6 Structures (pdf 4.4 MB)
Chapter 7 Drainage Structures, Sewers, and Conduits (pdf 3.2 MB)
Chapter 8 Miscellaneous Construction (pdf 2.7 KB)
Chapter 9 Materials (pdf 1.7 KB)
Chapter 10 Documentation (pdf 1.2 KB)
Chapter 11 Forms (pdf 345 KB) 


Revision History

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Version

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Revisions

2017 April

M 41-01.28

PDF (14.1 MB)

PDF (8.9 KB)

2017 January

M 41-01.27

PDF (14.1 MB)

PDF (5.5 KB)

2016 August

M 41-01.26 

PDF (14.3 MB)

PDF (6.3 KB)

2016 April

M 41-01.25

PDF (14.3 MB)

PDF (2.2 KB)

2016 January

M 41-01.24

PDF (14.8 MB)

PDF (6.7 KB)

2015 August

M 41-01.23

PDF (15.3 MB)

PDF (15.3 KB)

2015 June

M 41-01.22

PDF (14.8 MB)

PDF (2.4 KB)

2015 April

M 41-01.21

PDF (11.4 MB)

PDF (4.9 KB)

2015 February

M 41-01.20

PDF (12.6 MB)

PDF (1.7 KB)

2015 January

M 41-01.19

PDF (10.0 MB)

PDF (3.0 MB)

2014 August

M 41-01.18

PDF (10.0 MB)

PDF (3.0 MB)

2014 April

M 41-01.17

PDF (10.0 MB)

PDF (3.0 MB)

2014 January

M 41-01.16

PDF (10.0 MB)

PDF (3.0 MB)

2013 August

M 41-01.15

PDF (11.1 MB)

PDF (5.4 MB)

2013 January

M 41-01.14

PDF  (13.6 MB)

PDF (13.6 MB)


This abstract was last modified May 3, 2017