Engineering Standards Section

Brian Alcott, P.E. CCM, Managing Engineer

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The Engineering Standards Section is responsible for the Infrastructure Design Manual, Standard Construction Specifications, Standard Drawings, and Product Approval. These documents are used on Capital Projects, as well as private development projects.

 
Technical Documents
Standard Review Committee

The Standard Review Committee (SRC), was established to review, revise, and update standards and documents. Public input and participation is requested by the submittal of proposals for suggested changes, comments, recommendations and other information. The process will accomplish review of all documents within a five year cycle. 
 

I. Public Notice

Pending Public Notice and Information

II. Standard Review Schedule
 

Year of Review

Documents Reviewed

Applicable Chapters

2018 - 2019 
Storm Drainage
Ch. 9 & 13
2019 - 2020
Pavement
Ch. 6, 10 & 12
2020 - 2021
Water Distribution
Sewage Collection
Facilities
Tunneling
Ch. 7
Ch. 8
Ch. 14
Ch. 11
2021 - 2022
Ancillary
Ch. 1-5
2022 -2023
Traffic
Ch. 15 - 17
III. PROCESS DESCRIPTION AND SCHEDULE 

2018-2019 Chapter 9 and 13 Pending Review

IV. PROPOSED DOCUMENT REVISIONS

Inquiries should be made by e-mail to standardsreviewcommittee@houstontx.gov or by mail to:
Standards Review Committee
Office of the City Engineer
1002 Washington Ave., 2nd Floor
Houston, TX 77002