Quality management program

T​he Department's Quality management program allows for product acceptance based on contractors' quality control (QC) testing when verified by the Department Quality Verification (QV). Program requirements are found in various department publications.

QMP Design Guidance

​Control of Materials

QMP Standard Specifications

QMP​ Standardized Special Provisions

​Use STSP files for proposal preparation.

  • Base Aggregate Dense 1 1/4-Inch Compaction
  • Mill & Relay / Pulverize & Relay Compaction
  • Base Aggregate Lab Location
  • HMA Pavement Nuclear Density
  • HMA Pavement Percent Within Limits (PWL)
  • Optimized Aggregate Gradation Incentive
  • Flexural Strength for Concrete Mix Design

QMP Construction Guidance

QMP Performance Tracking

HMA References

Project Special Provisions and Support

​​​GPS Machine Guidance​

GPS Specifications

​2022 ​​Materials Training

The videos for this year’s training are on the Learn Center. Use one of the following links to register and access the training. Or, in the Learn Center, search for Material Quality Control.

​ Independent Assurance Program

Materials Reporting​


Highway Technician Certification Program

Ride Quality

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​Deb Bischoff, P.E.
(608) 246-3855

Date last edited: March 20​, 2023