Construction Materials Engineers, Inc. (CME) was contracted through the Truckee Meadows Water Authority’s consultant, Stantec Consulting, to conduct a geotechnical investigation for the proposed Truckee Canyon Water System Expansion project. Borings, test pits and general geotechnical exploration was undertaken by CME in order to complete and provide a summary report and recommendations for the project. The report entitled, “Geotechnical Investigation, Truckee Canyon Water System Expansion – Sparks, Washoe County, NV” Dated November 2015 (The Report) has been posted on the TMWA website for informational purposes only and is provided without representation or warranty of any kind by TMWA with respect to its accuracy or completeness. The Report is not intended to and shall not be relied upon as a substitute for, or a supplement to, the independent investigation by the Bidder of site conditions. The Report is not part of the Contract Documents, and the provisions of Section 2.11, General Conditions, apply to any use of such report. No conclusions or interpretations based on the information contained in The Report will relieve the Contractor from fulfilling its obligations under the Contract Documents.