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North Carolina

(S) Boring & Tunneling

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North Carolina Licensing Board for General Contractors
5400 Creedmoor Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27612
Phone:  (919) 571-4182
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PSI Services LLC
3210 E. Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas, NV  89121
Phone:  (800) 733-9267
Exam Type
OPEN  BOOK
Exam Content
Subject Areas# of
Questions
Boring and Tunneling22
Sitework6
Concrete10
Concrete Reinforcement5
Hoisting and Rigging5
Safety5
One Call2
Erosion and sedimentation control2
Liens1
Laws and Regulations2
Total number of test questions:
60
Time allowed (minutes):
120
Books Allowed in the Exam
1.
North Carolina OSHA for the Construction Industry, 2022, NCDOL
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2.
Handbook of Rigging for Construction and Industrial Operations, 5th Edition, Rossnagel, Higgins, Lindley
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Books NOT Allowed in the Exam
1.
North Carolina Administrative Code, Title 15A, Chapter 4, Sedimentation Control, Sedimentation Control Commission
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2.
North Carolina General Statutes, Chapter 113A, Article 4, Sedimentation Pollution Control Act of 1973, Sections 113A-50 to 113A-67, inclusive
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3.
North Carolina 811 Excavation Guide
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4.
NASCLA Contractors Guide for General Contractors, North Carolina, 9th Edition, NASCLA
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5.
Pipe and Excavation Contracting, 2011, Dave Roberts
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6.
North Carolina Laws and Regulations Applicable to General Contracting, North Carolina LBGC
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7.
Jacked Tunnel Design and Construction, 1998, Marco D. Boscardin, ASCE
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6.
Standard Construction Guidelines for Microtunneling, 2001, ASCE
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7.
Code of Practice for Tunnels Under Construction, 1991
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8.
Cost Estimating for Underground Transit: Too Dangerous to "Guesstimate", 1997
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9.
Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 16th Edition, Kosmatka, Kerkhoff, Panarese
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10.
Instructional Manual for Training and Certification of Field Personnel for Unbonded Post-Tensioning, 3rd Edition, Post-Tensioning Institute
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11.
Placing Reinforcing Bars, 9th Edition, CRSI
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