Implementation of Intelligent Compaction Technology for Improving Compaction Quality of Soil and Base in Texas

The main objective of this project is to capitalize on the new Intelligent Compaction (IC) specification for implementation of the IC technology developed through Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT) research Project 0-6740. The specific objectives of this project include: (1) developing and deploying a training program for the TxDOT engineers and inspectors, (2) supporting the districts in implementing the IC technology in their districts, (3) implementing a field monitoring program to quantify the long-term benefits of the IC technology, and (4) assisting the CST in evaluating and incorporating the new IC specification for inclusion in the new specification book.


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  • Status: Completed
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Texas Department of Transportation

    125 E. 11th Street
    Austin, TX  United States  78701-2483
  • Project Managers:

    Adams, Joe

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Texas, El Paso

    Center for Transportation Research
    El Paso, TX  United States  78712-1075
  • Principal Investigators:

    Nazarian, Soheil

  • Start Date: 20140702
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20170831
  • Source Data: RiP Project 39985

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01569081
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Texas Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: 5-6740-01
  • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 1 2015 2:45AM