Evaluation of the Effects of Diamond Grinding on PCC Pavement Performance

The objective of this project is to: (1) review state-of-practice for utilization of diamond grinding of PCC pavements; (2) evaluate current and historical conditions of diamond ground pavements in Kentucky to evaluate performance trends and types of observed distress; and (3) establish guidelines as necessary governing the use of diamond grinding as a maintenance alternative.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Funding: $225000.00
    • Contract Numbers:

      KYSPR 06-310

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

      State Office Building, Clinton and High Streets
      Frankfort, KY  United States  40622
    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Kentucky, Lexington

      Kentucky Transportation Center
      College of Engineering, 176 Raymond Building
      Lexington, KY  United States  40506-0281
    • Principal Investigators:

      Allen, David

    • Start Date: 20060201
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 0
    • Source Data: RiP Project 12381

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01458366
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: University of Kentucky, Lexington
    • Contract Numbers: KYSPR 06-310
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 12:41PM