EPOXY COATED STEEL REINFORCEMENT

APPROVED SUPPLIERS & FABRICATORS

***GENERAL REWRITE PLEASE READ CAREFULLY.***

 

 

GENERAL

This IM covers the approval process to supply and fabricate epoxy coated steel reinforcement.  Approved suppliers and fabricators are listed in the Materials Approved Products Listing Enterprise (MAPLE).

 

SUPPLIER & FABRICATOR APPROVAL

Approved Epoxy coating plants listed in IM 451.03B Appendix A that have acquired CRSI certification for fabrication shall be considered approved to fabricate epoxy coated steel without any additional approval requirements.

 

Prior to furnishing epoxy coated steel reinforcement on a certification basis, the following documents shall be submitted:

 

1.     A request shall be submitted to Central Construction and Materials Office in Ames, Iowa detailing the location of the manufacturing plant and any distribution center(s).

 

2.     Sources of epoxy coated steel that would be handled by the company and supplied to Iowa DOT projects.

 

3.     Quality control procedures the company has established to ensure material identity (as to heat numbers and inventory control) from the time the material arrives from an epoxy coating plant or a source, through the fabrication process, shipment and record retention to satisfy IM 107 Buy America.

 

4.     An example of certification documents that the company will furnish for Iowa DOT projects meeting the requirements in IM 451.03B.


 

STEEL REINFORCING IDENTIFICATION REPORT

IM 451 and IM 451.03B

 

Distributor / Suppliers

 

Must be listed in Appendix B, IM 451

 

Rolling Mills

 

Must be listed in Appendix D, IM 451

 

Epoxy Coater

 

Must be listed in Appendix A, IM 451.03B

Design Number

 

Contractor's Name

 

Sub-Contractor's Name

 

Certified Mill Test Report: 

Attach a copy of the Certified Mill Test Report for each Heat No. listed below

Epoxy Coating Certification:

In addition, for coated bars, attach a copy of the Epoxy Powder Certificate and Epoxy Coating Test Certificates for each Lot. No.

Size

Length

Grade

Heat No.

Epoxy Coating Lot No.

Pieces

Weight

The material itemized in this shipment is certified to meet the requirements of the ASTM and the application specifications of the Iowa Department of Transportation.

 

Signature

Date