History of Road Design Standards in Louisiana DOTD

The objectives of this study are to identify national and state road design standards applied in Louisiana over the last 90 years; determine state and federal laws that have a bearing on road design in Louisiana; identify internal directives, policies, and practice applied to road standards in the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development over the last 90 years; and develop a document library of files in Access, Excel, or Word format listing the standards in chronological order.


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    • Status: Active
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Louisiana Department of Transportation

      P.O. Box 94245
      1201 Capitol Access Road
      Baton Rouge, LA  USA  70804-9245

      Louisiana Transportation Research Center

      4101 Gourrier Avenue
      Baton Rouge, LA  USA  70808
    • Project Managers:

      Zeringue, Kirk

    • Performing Organizations:

      Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge

      P.O. Box 94245, Capitol Station
      Baton Rouge, LA  USA  70803
    • Principal Investigators:

      Shin, Hak-Chul

    • Start Date: 20120801
    • Actual Completion Date: 20130131
    • Source Data: RiP Project 32319

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01466977
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Louisiana Transportation Research Center
    • Contract Numbers: 30000605, 12-2SS
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 3:26PM