Pavement Friction Management Program - Statewide Pilot

This proposed research would continue the development and implementation of a continuous data-based pavement friction management (PFM) program by exploring use of other important pavement characteristics and applying the program to a larger geographic region, the Corridors of Statewide Significance (CoSS) - a targeted network selected by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) that includes 2,169 miles of divided interstate along with 4,637 miles of divided and four-lane undivided primary routes.


    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $950957
    • Contract Numbers:


    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Virginia Transportation Research Council

      530 Edgemont Road
      Charlottesville, VA  United States  22903
    • Performing Organizations:

      Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

      3500 Transportation Research Plaza
      Blacksburg, Virginia  United States  24061
    • Principal Investigators:

      Flintsch, Gerardo

      Izeppi, Edgar

    • Start Date: 20180101
    • Expected Completion Date: 20210430
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01656353
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Virginia Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: 112651
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 5 2018 8:37AM