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HPMS 2010+

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Highway Information Seminar

November 2011

Ralph Gillmann
Highway System Performance Team
Federal Highway Administration
www.fhwa.dot.gov/policyinformation/hpms.cfm


 

Highway System Performance Team

  • Highway System Performance (HSP) —
  • Justin Clarke – HSP Specialist
  • Ron Erickson – HSP Specialist
  • Joe Hausman – HSP Coordination Manager
  • Rob Rozycki – HSP Specialist
  • Tom Roff – HSP GIS Database Specialist
  • Ralph Gillmann – Team Leader
  • hpms@dot.gov

 

Breakout Sessions

  • HPMS and the States
  • HPMS GIS/LRS Issues
  • HPMS Software Update
  • HPMS & Traffic Monitoring Joint Session
  • HPMS Sample and Pavement Data
  • Functional Class & Mileage Certification
  • Coming Requirements and Products

 

What is HPMS?

  • Highway Performance Monitoring System
  • Annual information collection
  • National but State-based
  • Covers the extent, condition, use, performance & operating characteristics
  • Includes highway inventory, geometric, traffic, and pavement performance data

 

FHWA Uses of HPMS

  • Apportionment factors for Federal-aid funds
  • Conditions and Performance Report
  • Performance measures (crash rates, etc.)
  • Highway Statistics publication
  • Administration and Congress
  • Freight Analysis Framework (FAF)
  • Congestion monitoring

 

HPMS Reviews

  • HPMS web-based software validation
  • HPPI-20 Data Review
  • Conference Call
  • HPPI-1 Memorandum
  • Division HPMS Reviews
  • Follow-up

 

Division Review Guidelines

  • FHWA Review Guidelines
    • Draft update distributed
  • Certify miles, lane-miles, and VMT
    • Valid for apportionment purposes
  • Mileage Certification Review
    • Reported by Governor or Designee
    • Division approval needed

 

HPMS Reassessment 2010+

  • Began in 2006
  • Final Report in 2008
  • Data Specifications in 2009
  • HPMS Field Manual in 2010
  • HPMS 8.0 web-based software in 2010
  • Fully implemented 2011 (2010 data)

 

Major Reassessment Changes

  • New geospatial data model
  • Functional classification changes
  • Additional pavement data
    • Cracking, rutting, and faulting
  • Expanded traffic data
    • Complete section AADT and ramp AADT
  • Metadata included

 

Upcoming

  • More software features, reports
  • Annual updates to the Field Manual

 

Questions?