Characterization of Bases and Subbases for AASHTO ME Pavement Design

The goal of this research is to identify material level 1, level 2, and level 3 inputs and properties for Graded Aggregate Base (GAB), Cement Stabilized Aggregate Base (CSAB), Cement Modified Recycled Base (CMRB), Soil-Cement, Cold in Place Recycling (CIR) with Foam, CIR with Emulsion required for use in the MEPDG. In addition, the research will investigate relationship between laboratory and field testing properties for each material type by comparing lab results to field results.


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  • Status: Active
  • Contract Numbers:

    SPR 736

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    South Carolina Department of Transportation

    955 Park Street
    P.O. Box 191
    Columbia, SC  United States  29202-0191

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Performing Organizations:

    Tri-County Technical College

    P.O. Box 587
    Pendelton, SC  United States  29670
  • Principal Investigators:

    Amirkhanian, Serji

  • Start Date: 20170901
  • Expected Completion Date: 20190831
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01661884
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: South Carolina Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: SPR 736
  • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 6 2018 11:26AM