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Construction of Pavement Subsurface Drainage Systems (Participant Notebook)

General Interest: provides practical guidance to engineers responsible for the day-to-day design, construction, rehabilitation, maintenance, and management of pavements.

Primary Topic: Pavement Drainage

Description: A loose compilation of slides, DOT drainable base specifications, construction guidance, and guide specifications for permeable bases, edgedrains, and outlets, and drainage maintenance. Some policy related issues covered. The guidance provided is not very descriptive but has some significant statements in the opening slide. Instructor's Guide is FHWA-IF-01-016. Reference Manual is FHWA-IF-01-014.

FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-IF-01-015

Publication Year: 2001

Document Links: PDF (file size: 9 mb)

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Updated: 02/20/2015

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