Fundamental Properties of Asphalts and Modified Asphalts

The objective of this contract is to conduct the congressionally- mandated studies (ISTEA of 1991, Section 6016) of the fundamental chemical and physical properties of petroleum asphalts and modified asphalts used in highway construction. Emphasis is to be placed on the prediction of pavement performance from the fundamentally and rapidly measureable properties of these asphalts.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $15891000.00
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Federal Highway Administration

      1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
      Washington, DC  United States  20590
    • Project Managers:

      Youtcheff, Jack

    • Performing Organizations:

      Western Research Institute

      Laramie, WY  United States 
    • Start Date: 19920713
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20120131
    • Source Data: RiP Project 1481

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01463203
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
    • Contract Numbers: DTFH61-92-C-00170
    • Files: RiP, USDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:18PM