Mechanistic Empirical Pavement Design guide (MEPDG) Implementation

This project supports Kentucky's Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design Guide (MEPDG) implementation efforts, including calibration and verification of the design process and support for development of default Pavement Design inputs. This project will also support Kentucky's efforts in the participation of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Pooled Fund Study looking at the PREP-ME software used for analysis of traffic data for the new design guide.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Funding: $150000.00
    • Contract Numbers:

      KYSPR 15-494

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

      200 Mero Street
      Frankfort, KY  United States  40622
    • Project Managers:

      Siwula, Jason

    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Kentucky, Lexington

      Kentucky Transportation Center
      College of Engineering, 176 Raymond Building
      Lexington, KY  United States  40506-0281
    • Principal Investigators:

      Graves, R

    • Start Date: 20140701
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20150630
    • Source Data: RiP Project 37297

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01541135
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: University of Kentucky, Lexington
    • Contract Numbers: KYSPR 15-494
    • Files: RIP
    • Created Date: Oct 18 2014 1:01AM