Icefall Hazard Evaluation and Mitigation Study Phase II

Phase I of this research project included a Literature Review and evaluation of Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF) management and operations (M&O) data, as-builts, and recommendations for Phase II analysis approach. Phase II includes specialized technical assistance relative to location-specific icefall hazard evaluation and mitigation. Tasks include preliminary site-specific icefall hazard evaluations (minimum 2 field visits- 1 summer and 1 winter), followed by subsequent assessment and presentation of potential mitigation options, hazard rating index for sites, guidebook for M&O response, recommendations and final report.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 1st site visit completed Fall, 2016. Winter visit anticipated March/April 2017.


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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01626287
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities
  • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 21 2017 8:29PM