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Section 11: Buy America Guidelines

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Buy America Guidelines

The following utility components and materials when composed of more than 90% steel or iron (by weight) will be subject to “Buy America” compliance:

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Exceptions from Buy America Provisions

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  • Buy America does not apply to existing utility materials which are relocated from one location to another within the project limits.
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  • If the utility chooses not to subject betterment materials to Buy America provisions, then the betterment must be excluded from the utility agreement or contract that includes work eligible for Federal-aid.
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  • Buy America does not apply to assembly materials, attachment materials, housing encasements or miscellaneous electronics.
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  • Buy America does not apply to any materials required for maintenance and temporary installations.
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  • Buy America does not apply to any materials necessary to repair equipment that was discovered or damaged during construction and requires immediate action to restore to safe conditions or to minimize adverse public impact.
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  • Buy America does not apply if the utility relocation effort is not eligible for reimbursement.
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