An Expert Systems Approach to Highway Construction Scheduling

The development of a software tool to assist highway designers in the preparation of project schedules will help preserve the institutional knowledge held by veteran Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) resident engineers and infuse new knowledge currently held by construction professionals. The tool will assist IDOT in selecting the most probable duration of a project, and a better understanding of the critical decision points that impact project completion.


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    • Status: Completed
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Illinois Department of Transportation

      2300 S. Dirksen Parkway
      Springfield, IL  United States  62764
    • Performing Organizations:

      Missouri State University, Springfield

      901 South National Avenue
      Springfield, MO  United States  65897
    • Principal Investigators:

      Bruce, Richard

      Slattery, Kerry

      Slattery, Dianne

    • Start Date: 20100701
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20110630
    • Source Data: RiP Project 28634

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01480026
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Illinois Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: R27-86
    • Files: RiP
    • Created Date: Apr 27 2013 1:01AM