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Incremental Costs and Performance Benefits of Various Features of Concrete Pavements - Final Report

Research/Reference: useful for researchers doing further work in the pavement area as well as those developing improved testing and design procedures. Includes documents of historical value.

Primary Topic: Rigid Pavement

Description: Adding certain combination of design and construction features can enhance the performance of a pavement. However, these pavement designs may also involve a higher initial cost. This report suggests methods to assess the relative cost and benefit analysis to incorporate these features, and shows relative cost and performance trends.

FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-04-044

Publication Year: 2004

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Updated: 02/20/2015

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