Escalation Clauses

Check here for information on escalation clauses that address cost adjustments for fluctuations in the cost of raw material or labor.

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Steel Cost Adjustment

Steel Cost Adjustment Directions and GSP. (PDF 457KB)
Search for GSP 1-09.3.OPT2.FR1.

Fuel Cost Adjustment

Fuel Cost Adjustment Instructions & GSP. (PDF 457KB)
Search for GSP 1-09.3.OPT1.FR1.

Asphalt Cost Adjustment

Cost Adjustment Spreadsheet

Payment Calculator Spreadsheets (XLS 73KB) for Asphalt, Fuel, or Steel Cost Price Adjustments.
Calculates either a payment or credit amount to be paid with the monthly progress estimate

Find guidance and other estimating calculation sheets that will aid in your projects.

Traction tires are a special type of tire

manufactured with at least 1/8 of an inch tread. Traction tires are usually marked with a mountain/snowflake symbol, the letters M+S or “All Season.”

Carry chains, practice before leaving

Requiring chains keeps traffic moving during storms rather than closing a pass or roadway.

Prep your car. Fill up your gas tank,

pack jumper cables, ice scraper, warm clothing, snacks and water.