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Pipeline Installation 2.0, is an update to Pipeline Installation. It was released in 2015 and is now available. Click on the BOOK menu item above for more information.

Links from Pipeline Installation 2.0 Book

Chapter 3 NRCS Soil Classification Training | http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/detailfull/national/water/manage/?cid=stelprdb1044570
The above site provides training materials in the form of workbooks and PowerPoints. I recommend: Power Point Soils – Unified Soil Classification System, Part A: Laboratory Classification and Power Point Soils – Unified Soil Classification System, Part C: Visual Classification.
Unified Soil Classification System Module 1, Part A: Terms and Definitions | ftp://ftp.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/wntsc/H&H/training/soilMod1/PartA_terms_defs.pdf
Unified Soil Classification System Module 1, Part B: Laboratory Data | ftp://ftp.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/wntsc/H&H/training/soilMod1/PartB_lab_data.pdf
Unified Soil Classification System Module 1, Part C: Field Procedures | ftp://ftp.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/wntsc/H&H/training/soilMod1/PartC_field_procedures.pdf
Soils – USDA Textural Soil Classification Module 3 | ftp://ftp.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/wntsc/H&H/training/soilsOther/soil-USDA-textural-class.pdf
Soils – AASHTO Module 2 | ftp://ftp.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/wntsc/H&H/training/soilsOther/soil-AASHTO.pdf New Mexico DOT AASHTO system | http://dot.state.nm.us/content/dam/nmdot/TTCP/2012/Soil/M-145.pdf
Chapter 4 NRSC Compaction PowerPoint Presentation | www.geotechnicalinfo.com/review_of_compaction_principles.ppt
Chapter 6 Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) Concrete Pipe Acceptance | http://www.dot.state.il.us/materials/precastconcretephotos.pdf
Missouri Department of Transportation MoDOT Pipe Inspection Guide) | http://epg.modot.mo.gov/index.php?title=Category:1000_MATERIALS
Washington State DOSH “Forklift Safety Guide” | http://www.lni.wa.gov/IPUB/417-031-000.pdf
OSHA Sample Daily forklift inspection checklist | https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/pit/operations/servicing.html
Florida Department of Transportation Repair Guidelines | http://www.dot.state.fl.us/construction/ContractorIssues/PipeMatrix/MatrixMain.shtm
USBR Concrete Repair Guide | http://www.usbr.gov/pmts/materials_lab/repairs/guide.pdf
Chapter 7 NIOSH “Awareness of Trench Safety | http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2006-133d/flash/index.html
Tulane University “Slope Stability, Triggering Events” | http://www.tulane.edu/~sanelson/Natural_Disasters/slopestability.htm
Potholing | www.marc.org/gif/potholing.pdf
Chapter 11 Confined Space Dangers | http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HA6yh0TB5ag
Chapter 13 Vitrified Clay Pipe Engineering Manual (you have to register to be able to download the manual) | http://www.ncpi.org/library/EngineeringManual.asp
Design Data 9, American Concrete Pipe Association | http://www.concrete-pipe.org/pdfdd/DD_9.pdf
Chapter 16 Corps of Engineers “General Design and Construction Considerations for Earth and Rock-fill Dams,” Chapter 8 “Appurtenant Structures” | http://www.publications.usace.army.mil/Portals/76/Publications/EngineerManuals/EM_1110-2-2300.pdf
FEMA Manual P675 Plastic Pipe through Embankment Dams | http://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/14054?id=3356
FEMA 484 Conduits through Embankment Dams | http://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/3875?id=1827
Great West Engineering Manual, CMP in Embankments | http://dnrc.mt.gov/wrd/water_op/dam_safety/dam_owners/corrugated_metal_pipe _manual.pdf
Keller and Sherar manual, Culvert Use and Installation | http://ntl.bts.gov/lib/24000/24600/24650/Chapters/J_Ch8_Culvert_Use_Install ation_&_Sizing.pdf
Veesaert. “Inspection of Spillways, Outlet Works, and Mechanical Equipment,” | http://www.michigan.gov/documents/deq/deq-p2ca- inspofspillwaysoutletsmechequip_281120_7.pdf
Chapter 17EPA Report on Rehabilitation of Sewers and Water Mains (2011) | http://www.epa.gov/nrmrl/pubs/600r11017.html
National Clay Pipe Institute video “Knowing Your Limitations” | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1sWxrWmZ_8g
OSHA Confined Space Regulations (29 CFR) | http://www.osha.gov/pls/oshaweb/owadisp.show_document? p_table=standards&p_id=9797
Simplified OSHA Confined Space (Permit-Required Confined Spaces) | https://www.osha.gov/Publications/osha3138.pdf
OSHA Confined Space Advisor | http://www.dol.gov/elaws/osha/confined/s3.asp
Smoke Testing | http://www.wwdmag.com/smoking-out-sewer-leaks-overview-smoke-testing-important-part-ii-studies
Ramona CA Smoke Test Bulletin | http://www.rmwd.org/files/PDF/Departments/Wastewater%20Operations/Smoke%20Testing.pdf
Evaluation of Concrete Pipe | http://www.concrete-pipe.org/pdf/Post_Install_Inspect_081011.pdf
Laser Profile | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HqIyOaPObN4