Quality management program

The 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

Manual of Test Procedures

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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Date last edited: September 25, 2023