Evaluation of Various Products for Perimeter Barrier

The overall objective of this study to evaluate the various perimeter barrier products as recommended by IDOT TRP and assess their relative performance. The specific objectives are: (1) Conduct the field tests and collect samples to analyze the effectiveness of various perimeter barrier products. (2) Review and suggest proper installation techniques for the products. (3) Examine the water samples, specifically for turbidity and sediment concentration before and after the products. (4) Quantify the sediment retained by various products so that it can provide statistical support for management decision. (5) Assist IDOT in maintaining the perimeter barrier approved product list.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $300000
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Illinois Department of Transportation

      2300 S. Dirksen Parkway
      Springfield, IL  United States  62764
    • Managing Organizations:

      University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

      Illinois Center for Transportation
      1611 Titan Drive
      Rantoul, IL  United States  61866
    • Principal Investigators:

      Bhattarai, Rabin

    • Start Date: 20180516
    • Expected Completion Date: 20210515
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01713599
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Illinois Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: R27-190
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Aug 8 2019 1:11PM