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Intelligent Compaction - Executive Summary

General Interest: provides practical guidance to engineers responsible for the day-to-day design, construction, rehabilitation, maintenance, and management of pavements.

Primary Topic: Construction Technology

Description: This Technical Brief provides information that targets what an Executive level person in a state DOT would need to know to understand the advantages and reasons for using Intelligent Compaction equipment to construct highway aggregate bases and for construction of asphalt pavements. Use of this technology can improve pavement performance and extend the life of the pavement.

FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-HIF-13-051

Publication Year: 2013

Document Links: PDF (file size: 3 mb)

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Updated: 02/20/2015

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