Engineering Support takes responsibility for the following:
Claims Review Team:
Claims Mission Statement : Support the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration’s (MDOT SHA) construction program by reviewing and analyzing construction contract claims to ensure costs and/or time adjustments are justified.
The Claims Review Team reviews all construction contract claims that have advanced beyond the district level to determine if the contractor is entitled to additional money and time. The team gathers the appropriate documents; interviews personnel; conducts site visits; takes photographs; researches specifications, laws, and codes; writes reports and letters; supervises statewide claims consultants; meets with appropriate parties; mediates for district offices; and advises districts about claims.
The team establishes policies and procedures. It processes change orders and prior approvals; approves consultant service task estimates; and works with technical teams.
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Specifications/Engineering Support Team:
The Specifications/Engineering Support Team provides engineering and technical support to the Director, Office of Construction; deputy directors, Office of Construction; Deputy Administrator/Chief Engineer for Operations; MDOT SHA Administrator; and Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) officials.
707 North Calvert Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202-3601
Main Business Line – 410-545-0300
Safety Campaigns – 1-800-323-6742
For emergencies, call MDOT SHA's Statewide Operations Center at 410-582-5650.
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