CTRE is an Iowa State University center, administered by the Institute for Transportation.

Address: 2711 S. Loop Drive, Suite 4700, Ames, IA 50010-8664

Phone: 515-294-8103
FAX: 515-294-0467

Website: www.ctre.iastate.edu/

Iowa State University--Becoming the Best

Accelerated Implementation of Intelligent Compaction Technology for Embankment Subgrade Soils, Aggregate Base, and Asphalt Pavement Materials

Computer display in roller cabin on Dynapac RICM smooth drum roller ? FM156 Fort Worth, TX

Compaction of lime stabilized subgrade using Case padfoot RICM roller ? FM 156 Fort Worth, TX

Static plate load testing ? RM 156 Fort Worth, TX

Compaction of lime stabilized subgrade using Case padfoot RICM roller ? FM 156 Fort Worth, TX

LWD testing by DOT field engineers ? SR25, West Lafayette, IN

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Completed

Start date: 09/01/07
End date: 08/01/11

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About the research

Abstract:

A full description of the project is available on the Federal Highway Administration pooled fund study website: http://www.pooledfund.org/Details/Study/359.

CEER team members are involved in the project to provide expertise with compaction monitoring technologies, conduct in-situ testing on field project sites using the Geotechnical Mobile Lab and open houses on field project sites to disseminate project findings, and provide training to agency and industry participants