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

Project status

Completed

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

Researcher(s)

Principal investigators:

Co-principal investigators:

Student researchers:

  • Brad Fleming
  • Luke Johanson
  • Rachel Goldsmith
  • Jiake Zhang
  • Justin Harland
  • Stephen Quist

About the research

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

Publications

Reports:

Sponsor(s)/partner(s)

Sponsor(s):

  • Ammann Construction Equipment
  • Bomag Americas, Inc.
  • Case Construction Equipment
  • Dynapac
  • Federal Highway Administration Transportation Pooled Fund (TPF-5(128))
  • Sakai Heavy Industries Ltd.
  • State DOT Partners: IN, KS, MN, MS, ND, NY, TX
  • Transtec Group
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