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Pavement Thickness Design Software:

Engineering Bulletins for:

Technical Series Document(s) for:

Research and Technology Updates:

  • Update #11.01 – April 2011 – Mitigating Deicer Induced Distress Potential A Revision of an Interim Procedure
  • Update #10.01 – April 2010 – Plate Dowels – An Innovation Driven by Industrial Concrete Paving
  • Update #9.02 – August 2008 – An Alternative to Traditional Round Dowel Bars – Plate Dowel Innovations Driven by Industrial Concrete Paving (Discontinued and replaced by R&T Update #10.01)
  • Update #9.01 – April 2008 – StreetPave’s Equivalent Design of Asphalt – Proof of the Accuracy of StreetPave’s Asphalt Module
  • Update #8.04 – September 2007 – The Joint Slap Effect: Results from the Purdue Tire Pavement Test Apparatus (TPTA) and Discussion of Preliminary Field Validation Testing
  • Update #8.03 – May 2007 – Caltrans Diamond Grooving Experiment – 38 Years Later
  • Update #8.02 – April 2007 – Current Perspectives on Pavement Surface Characteristics
  • Update #8.01 – February 2007 – The New Concrete Pavement Preservation Approach
  • Update #7.06 – October 2006 – Rules of Thumb on Pavement Noise
  • Update #7.05 – August 2006 – Optimizing Concrete Pavements
  • Update #7.04 – August 2006 – Quieting Concrete Pavement Through Surface Texture Design and Modification
  • Update #7.03 – August 2006 – Concrete Mixes and Pavement Construction of Aircraft Deicing Facilities
  • Update #7.02 – April 2006 – 2005 ACPA Profiler Repeatability Tests: Manufacturers Continue to Improve Profiler Technology
  • Update #7.01 – January 2006 – Diamond Grinding Shines in California and Missouri
  • Update #6.01 – January 2005 – Dowel Basket Tie Wires: Leaving Them Intact Does Not Affect Pavement Performance
  • Update #6.02 – April 2005 – Making the Grade: Grade Preparation is Important in Achieving Pavement Performance
  • Update #6.03 – June 2005 – Concrete Roundabouts: Rigid Pavement Well-Suited to Increasingly Popular Intersection Type
  • Update #6.04 – September 2005 – Alkali-Silica Reaction: Old Issue, New Cause -Interim Procedure for Screening and Mitigation of ASR Accelerated by Airfield Pavement Deicers for New Concrete Pavement Construction
  • Update #5.01 – January 2004 – Repeatability Testing of a Modified Ames LISA Profiler for Use on Tined Concrete
  • Update #5.02 – February 2004 – ACPA Reports Highlights of 83rd Annual TRB Meeting
  • Update #5.03 – March 2004 – Incorporating Colored Crosswalks in Concrete Pavements
  • Update #5.04 – April 2004 – Clay Ball Prevention and Repair: Stockpile Management is Key
  • Update #5.05 – June 2004 – Minimize Wheel Slap: Keep Your Joints Narrow
  • Update #5.06 – August 2004 – Cause, Prevention, and Repair of Longitudinal Shear Cracking
  • Update #4.01 – February 2003 – ACPA Reports Highlights of 82nd Annual TRB Meeting – Part 1: Maintenance and Rehabilitation
  • Update #4.02 – February 2003 – ACPA Reports Highlights of 82nd Annual TRB Meeting – Part 2: Design, Materials, Construction
  • Update #4.03 – March 2003 – Slag Cement and Concrete Pavements
  • Update #4.04 – April 2003 – How to Handle Rained-On Concrete Pavements
  • Update #4.05 – May 2003 – Air Content and Concrete Pavements
  • Update #4.06 – June 2003 – UTW Scores a Million
  • Update #4.07 – July 2003 – What To Do When Faced With Early-Age Cracking
  • Update #4.08 – August 2003 – Coarse-Textured Pavements and Lightweight Profilers: Part 1
  • Update #4.09 – September 2003 – Coarse-Textured Pavements and Lightweight Profilers: Part 2
  • Update #4.10 – November 2003 – Fiber Reinforced Concrete Pavements
  • Update #3.01 – January 2002 – An Evaluation of Jointed Plain and Jointed Reinforced Concrete Pavements
  • Update #3.02 – February 2002 – Factors for Pavement Rehabilitation Strategy Selection
  • Update #3.03 – April 2002 – Current and Recently Completed NCHRP Projects Related to Concrete Pavements
  • Update #3.04 – May 2002 – Updated List of UTW Projects Through 2001
  • Update #3.05 – June 2002 – Albedo: A Measure of Pavement Surface Reflectance
  • Update #3.06 – July 2002 – Stabilized Subbases and Airfield Concrete Pavement Cracking
  • Update #3.07 – August 2002 – The International Roughness Index (IRI): What is it? How is it measured? What do you need to know about it?
  • Update #2.01 – January 2001 – ACPA Offers Special Report on Texturing
  • Update #2.02 – January 2001 – ACPA Develops Publication on Repair of UTW
  • Update #2.03 – January 2001 – ACPA Report to Members: TRB 80th Annual Meeting
  • Update #2.04 – January 2001 – “Get In, Get Out, and Stay Out!” [Traffic Management Handbook]
  • Update #2.05 – March 2001 – New Special Report Compares Pavement Performance on I-15 in Utah
  • Update #2.06 – April 2001 – Creating a New Generation of Concrete Pavement: Progress on ACPA’s Research Agenda
  • Update #2.07 – April 2001 – Does Diamond Grinding Affect the Structural Capacity and Service Life of Concrete Pavements?
  • Update #2.08 – April 2001 – LTPP Study Shows the Effects of Sealed vs. Unsealed Joints
  • Update #2.09 – May 2001 – New Updated Concrete Pavement Rehabilitation Guide
  • Update #2.10 – May 2001 – IPRF Produces Video on Repair of UTW
  • Update #2.11 – June 2001 – New Special Report Summarizes and Compares Pavement Performance on I-40 in Oklahoma
  • Update #2.12 – June 2001 – IPRF Releases First “Research Reports & Findings CD”
  • Update #2.13 – August 2001 – IPRF Completes Research on Weekend Reconstruction of I-10
  • Update #2.14– September 2001 – Updated List of UTW Projects Through 2000
  • Update #2.15 – October 2001 – 7th International Conference on Concrete Pavements
  • Update #1.01 – July 2000 – The IPRF: Who We Are and What We’re Doing
  • Update #1.02 – August 2000 – Life-Cycle Cost Studies: Determining the Real Facts
  • Update #1.03 – August 2000 – The IPRF Demonstrates Ultra-Thin Whitetopping Repair
  • Update #1.04 – September 2000 – ACPA Offers New Concrete Pavement Restoration Binder
  • Update #1.05 – September 2000 – Ultra-Thin Whitetopping Design Aid Now Available on the Internet
  • Update #1.06 – September 2000 – Updated List of UTW Projects Through 1999
  • Update #1.07 – October 2000 – ACPA Offers New Technical Bulletin on Diamond Grinding
  • Update #1.08 – October 2000 – ACPA Formulates Paper on Asset Management
  • Update #1.09 – November 2000 – LTPP Study Shows Effects of Design Features on Joint Faulting