Engineering Standards Section

Vacant, Senior Project Manager

Engineering Image.The Engineering Standards Section is responsible for the Infrastructure Design Manual, Standard Specification Construction Manual, and Standard Details. These documents are used on Capital Projects, as well as private development projects. Provides administrative support and coordination to the Office of the City Engineer. This Section also facilitates the availability of these documents through the department’s website and serves as a clearinghouse for all revisions to these documents.

 
Maintenance of the Infrastructure Design Manual

Standard Specifications, and Details

Maintenance of Design Guidelines

Clearinghouse for changes to Standards, Guidelines and Procedures

Web availability of Standards, Guidelines and Procedures

Technical Documents 
 

Design Manuals

Drawings

Specifications

Product Approval Committee

 FY 2018 - 2019 Chapter 9 and 13 Pending Review

Storm Water Information Form

 

Engineering Construction Documents

 

Standard Review Committee

The Standard Review Committee (SRC), in the Department of Houston Public Works has been 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