This manual is published online as a centralized location for tasks, procedures, and frequencies for the evaluation of material quality. This is intended to be used in conjunction with the Maryland State Highway Administration’s (SHA) Standard Specification for Construction and Materials, Book of Standards, Highway and Incidental Structures and other specification sources. The Material Quality Assurance Process document does not supersede any official specification but is intended to summarize the quality assurance process by material.
This document is updated as noted below. SHA does not print hard copies of this manual for distribution.
Material Quality Assurance Processes Manual:
Material Quality Assurance Processes by Technical Team
Division Chief, Materials Management Division
Office of Materials Technology
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