Express Lane Marker Color Human Factors Study on Concrete and Open-Graded Friction Course & Impact Testing for Express Lane Markers Installed on Open-Graded Friction Course

There are two major objectives of this project. The first objective is to conduct impact testing to ensure an optimum service life of the Express Lane Markers (ELM) installed on asphalt Open-Graded Friction Course (OGFC) surfaces. The second objective is to determine the optimum color of the ELMs for visibly and driver context recognition.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Funding: $503333
    • Contract Numbers:

      BDV29 977-29

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Florida Department of Transportation

      Research Center
      605 Suwannee Street MS-30
      Tallahassee, FL  United States  32399-0450
    • Project Managers:

      Byram, Karen

    • Performing Organizations:

      Florida International University

      10555 W. Flagler Street
      Room 3602
      Miami, FL  United States  33172
    • Principal Investigators:

      Ali, Hesham

      Gan, Albert

      Arrington, Dusty

    • Start Date: 20160808
    • Expected Completion Date: 20170930
    • Actual Completion Date: 20180430

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01607903
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Florida Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: BDV29 977-29
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Aug 22 2016 2:40PM