Research for AASHTO Standing Committee on Highways. Task 191. Product Evaluation and Plant Certification of HDPE Pipe

The objective of this research is to develop a strategy and detailed implementation plan for the merger of high density polyethylene plastic pipe testing protocols used by the AASHTO National Transportation Product Evaluation Program (NTPEP), the Plastic Pipe Institute (PPI), and the Eastern States Consortium (ESC) into one testing program jointly administered by NTPEP, PPI, and ESC stakeholders. Research is underway and consists of two phases. The interim report describing the results of Phase I was submitted to the panel in September 05 for review and approval. The anticipated completion date of this research is December 2005.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 20-07, Task

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials

    444 North Capitol Street, NW, Suite 225
    Washington, DC    20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Jencks, Crawford

  • Performing Organizations:

    TRI/Environmental, Incorporated

    Austin, TX  USA 
  • Principal Investigators:

    Sprague, C

  • Start Date: 20050601
  • Actual Completion Date: 20051231
  • Source Data: RiP Project 11703

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01460594
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 20-07, Task
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:33PM