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Appendix A: List of Acronyms

AASHTO
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
ACC
Acid Copper Chromate
ACTT
Accelerated Construction Technology Transfer
AGC
Associated General Contractors of America
ASCE
American Society of Civil Engineers
ASR
Alkali-Silica Reaction
BIMRS
Bridge Incident Management and Response System
CAD
Computer-Aided Design
CM at Risk
Construction Manager at Risk
CPM
Critical Path Method
CRCP
Continuously Reinforced Concrete Pavement
D-B
Design-Build
D-B-B
Design-Bid-Build
DEIS
Draft Environmental Impact Statement
DMS
Dynamic Message Sign
DOT
Department of Transportation
EPS
Expanded Polystyrene
FAA
Federal Aviation Administration
FCC
Federal Communications Commission
FEIS
Final Environmental Impact Statement
FHWA
Federal Highway Administration
GPS
Global Positioning System
GRS
Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil
HAR
Highway Advisory Radio
HMA
Hot Mix Asphalt
HPC
High Performance Concrete
HPS
High Performance Steel
IT/ITS
Intelligent Transportation/Intelligent Transportation Systems
LOS
Level of Service
MIS
Major Investment Study
MOT
Maintenance of Traffic
MPO
Metropolitan Planning Organization
MSE
Mechanically Stabilized Earth
NEPA
National Environmental Policy Act
NHI
National Highway Institute
PCC
Portland Cement Concrete
PMT
Project Management Team
PR
Public Relations
QA/QC
Quality Assurance/Quality Control
RAP
Reclaimed Asphalt Pavements
RFP
Request for Proposal
RFQ
Request for Qualifications
ROD
Record of Decision
ROW
Right-of-Way
RPMs
Raised Pavement Makers/Markings
RSCH
Repeated Shear at Constant Height
RWIS
Roadway Weather Information System
SAFETEA-LU
Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
SCC
Self-Consolidated Concrete
SEP
Special Experimental Project
SIP
State Implementation Plan
SIP Forms
Stay-in-place Forms
SPMTs
Self Propelled Modular Transporters
SUE
Subsurface Utility Engineering
TIF
Tax Incremental Financing
TIG
Technology Implementation Group
TRB
Transportation Research Board
TSA
Transportation Security Administration
TSP
Thrift Savings Plan
VMS
Variable Message Sign
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