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Long-Term Pavement Performance Pavement Loading User Guide (LTPP PLUG)

Research/Reference: useful for researchers doing further work in the pavement area as well as those developing improved testing and design procedures. Includes documents of historical value.

Primary Topic: Pavement Design

Description: This guide addresses the selection and use of axle loading defaults for Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design Guide (MEPDG) applications.

FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-13-089

Publication Year: 2013

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Updated: 02/20/2015

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