California Department of Transportation
 

Project Delivery

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Project Delivery's role is to facilitate the delivery of capital projects on our State Highway system that will improve the movement of people, goods and services across California. Within Project Delivery, the Divisions of Design, Construction, Engineering Services, Environmental Analysis, Project Management and Right of Way and Land Surveys help facilitate the delivery of the Department's capital projects.

 

Project Delivery Quarterly (PDQ)

The Project Delivery Quarterly highlights creative transportation solutions developed through collaboration of a number of diverse functional areas. Under the leadership of the Chief Engineer and the twelve District Directors, the functions of Project Management, Environmental Analysis, Design, Right of Way and Land Surveys, Engineering Services, and Construction work together to conceive, design, and build highways, bridges, and other transportation facilities for the traveling public described in the quarterly publications below.

Winter 2015 PDQ

Livability and Project Delivery focuses on how livability, a component of sustainability, can be improved by transportation infrastructure. The first two articles provide greater definition of livability, followed by articles highlighting examples of Caltrans partnerships, activities and projects that improve livability for travelers and communities.

 

 
  • Project Delivery Quarterly Publications
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    Project Delivery Directives

    Project Delivery Directives are issued to provide direction and guidance on project delivery policies, standards and best practices.

     
    Date Document Name

    8/29/13

    PD-14 Policy & Guidelines for use of Cost + Time Bidding Provisions
     

    3/14/14

    PD-13 Value Engineering Change Proposals (VECP)

    6/17/13

    PD-12 Capital Outlay Support (COS) Charging Practices

    1/16/13

    PD-11 Management of Capital Project Support Budgets

    9/04/12

    PD-10 Permissible Design Activities during the NEPA Process
     

    6/01/12

    PD-09 Project Risk Management Manual: A Scalable Approach

    4/05/12

    PD-08 Earned Value Management of Capital Outlay Projects

    3/01/12

    PD-07 Response to Bidder Inquiries

    2/01/12

    PD-06 Sharing of Electronic Files

    2/26/10

    PD-05 Constructability Reviews

    10/22/09

    PD-04 Project Contingencies and Supplemental Work

     
    9/3/09

    PD-03 Completion of the Remaining Metric Project on the SHS

     

    4/9/09

    PD-02 Contaminated Property Acquisition

     

    2/26/09

    PD-01 Project Delivery Directives

     

     

     

    This page last updated March 2, 2015