Application Notes: LTPP Findings Pay Off for Pennsylvania
Primary Topic: Pavement Maintenance
Description: Pennsylvania relies on concrete pavements as a tool to meet its customers need for smooth, cost-effective, long-lived roadways. Indeed, Pennsylvania has 5150 km (3200 mi) of concrete pavements. To ensure that drivers get a smooth ride, several years ago, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) adopted the practice of building its concrete pavements with skewed joints.
FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-RD-00-064
Publication Year: 2000
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