Archived SAWS Construction Specifications

Updated October 2019
Applicable for projects beginning design after Jan. 1, 2020

For all San Antonio Water System (SAWS) construction contracts, Trilateral Contracts, Counter Permits and General Construction Permits, all projects received for approval after January 1,2020 need to conform to the updated specifications.

The standard specifications and drawings (DD) are provided as a technical resource for engineering professionals for use in design and construction of water and wastewater projects managed and contracted by the San Antonio Water System.
At any time, these specifications and drawings may be altered or superseded by the general conditions, special conditions, supplementary conditions, or addenda included within the contract documents issued for each project.

For projects in process before the update, may reference previous specifications here.

Specifications for Water and Sanitary Sewer Construction specifications have been divided into a downloadable Adobe PDFs.

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