Research for AASHTO Standing Committee on Highways. Task 398. Development of Performance-Based Geometric Design Content for the Next Edition of the AASHTO Green Book

These funds were approved to fulfill the intent of the AASHTO Standing Committee on Highway's resolution "Direction on Flexibility in Design Standards." $100,000 in 20-07 funds were obligated along with $100,000 in 20-24 funds. The work has been divided in subtasks: (1) Task 398A. $20,000 was added to the NCHRP 20-07/Task 394 contract to increase the focus on flexibility in Chapter 1 of the next edition of the Green Book (published in 2018). (2) Task 398B. $100,000 was contracted to MRIGlobal to do the technical editing for the next edition of the Green Book (published in 2018). (3) Task 398C. $30,000 to fund an additional meeting of the AASHTO Technical Committee on Geometric Design so that they can meet the development schedule and fulfill the intent of the resolution (complete). (4) Task 398D. $50,000 in reserve, likely to be used for educational materials for executives and practitioners.

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $100000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 20-07, Task 398

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Derr, B

  • Start Date: 20191217
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01725142
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 20-07, Task 398
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Dec 16 2019 3:09PM