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Bureau of Internal Business Services

BIBS is the provider of central services for the City of Portland

1120 SW 5th Avenue, Room 1250, Portland, OR 97204

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OCIP General Construction Safety Provisions

The City of Portland Bureau of Environmental Services (BES) and the Portland Water Bureau (PWB) are committed to safe construction work sites and public safety. The General Construction Safety Provisions manual provides information to contractors about procedures for safety on BES and PWB projects which are covered under the Owner Controlled Insurance Program (OCIP). Refer to your contract documents for more site specific health and safety information.

2011 Edition - General Construction Safety Provisions

For BES and PWB Capital Improvement Projects

2004 Edition - General Construction Safety Provisions

For BES projects only - bid prior to July 1, 2011

Heartbleed Security Notice

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