Construction - General Special Provisions

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The 2020 Standard Specification Book became effective for all WSDOT projects advertised on or after September 3, 2019.

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The following are WSDOT indexes (including instructions for use) with links to the referenced GSPs in PDF format.

The following are all of the WSDOT GSPs combined into one document.

Download GSPs in Word format

The WSDOT General Special Provisions (GSPs) and Amendments are available to download to your PC via FTP site at the links below.

These files are always up-to-date and contain the latest updates. WARNING: Delete all temporary internet files to ensure you are viewing the latest updates to the following locations. For any other questions, please call the Mats Lab Help Desk at 360-709-5454.

Manually update PS&E Word program files (non-WSDOT users)
Sometimes there is a delay in updates vs. program updates (typically due to updates that occur between quarterly packages) - in these instances, you can manually update your program files by copying everything located in the "WSDOT GSPs - Word Files" link to your  C:/pse/gsps folder, and copying everything located in the "WSDOT Indexes - Word Files" link to your C:/pse/index folder. (Note: These are the default file locations - if you modified the program, then place the files in the correct folder locations.)

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