Life Cycle Cost Analysis in Pavement Design - Draft Report
Primary Topic: Pavement Issues
Description: Comprehensive and detailed document on pavement life-cycle costing procedures. This report included the following: recommended a 35 year analysis period; used a discount rate of 4%; included accident and work zone costs; recommended doing a sensitivity analysis; and recommended a risk analysis. This report was to show how to predict into the future. All numbers were estimates or projections.
FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-SA-98-061
Publication Year: 1998