Analysis of Permeability of Kentucky's Hot Mix Pavements

The objectives of this study are to: (1) review the state of the art on the Superpave permeability issue; (2) investigate the relationship between permeability and pavement performance; (3) investigate different strategies to address the high permeability issue on pavement performance using Superpave mixtures; (4) recommend appropriate solutions to the permeability issue based on the analysis of different strategies; and (5) recommend adjustments on current specifications to address the permeability issue.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Funding: $2000000.00
    • Contract Numbers:

      KYSPR 05-229

    • 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: 20040715
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 0
    • Source Data: RiP Project 12377

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01458370
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: University of Kentucky, Lexington
    • Contract Numbers: KYSPR 05-229
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 12:41PM