Impact of Increased Allowable Truck Loads on Pavement Life

Research is needed to investigate the impact of increased axle and vehicle loads on pavement performance. Observations suggest that pavements subjected to a high volume of truck traffic with increased allowable loads have exhibited accelerated rates of rutting and cracking.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $150000
    • Contract Numbers:


    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Florida Department of Transportation

      605 Suwannee Street
      Tallahassee, FL  United States  32399-0450
    • Managing Organizations:

      Florida Department of Transportation

      Research Center
      605 Suwannee Street MS-30
      Tallahassee, FL  United States  32399-0450
    • Project Managers:

      Greene, James

    • Performing Organizations:

      Applied Research Associates, Inc.

      100 Trade Centre Drive, Ste 200
      Champaign, IL  United States  61820-7233
    • Principal Investigators:

      Nabizadeh, Hadi

    • Start Date: 20210331
    • Expected Completion Date: 20240930
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01771473
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Florida Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: BEB11
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: May 11 2021 2:14PM