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Project Information
Project ID:   FHWA-PROJ-11-0186
Project Name:   Warm-Mix Asphalt Experiment Design
Project Status:   Active
Start Date:  August 22, 2011
End Date:  February 22, 2014
Contact Information
Last Name:  Springer
First Name:  Jack H
Telephone:  202-493-3144
E-mail:  jack.springer@dot.gov
Office:   Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Team:   Long-Term Pavement Performance Team [HRDI-30]
Program:   Long-Term Pavement Performance
Project detail
Roadmap/Focus area(s):   Infrastructure Research and Technology Strategic Plan and Roadmap
Project Description:   The contractor will design a new experiment for long-term pavement performance (LTPP) involving warm-mix asphalt.┬áThe project will include the formation of a temporary expert task group and the following items: experiment design, materials testing, performance monitoring, construction data, other data collection, and marketing materials.
Goals:  
The objective of this contract is to design a new experiment for long-term pavement performance (LTPP) that includes warm-mix asphalt (WMA).
Product Type:   Research report
Techbrief
Test Methodology:   Development of a long-term pavement performance (LTPP) experiment.
Expected Benefits:   The expected benefit is a better understanding of the effect of the environment on the performance of pavements.
Deliverables:   Report
FHWA Topics:   Research/Technologies--Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC)
TRT Terms:   Environment
Pavements
Materials
Asphalt
Warm Mix Paving Mixtures
Infrastructure
Research
FHWA Disciplines:   Pavement and Materials
Subject Areas:   Environment
Materials
Pavements

 

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