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Value engineering study of highway shoulder maintenance

Author: A F StanleyArizona. Department of Transportation.Idaho. Transportation Department.Iowa. Department of Transportation.West Virginia. Department of Highways.All authors
Publisher: Washington : Dept. of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Implementation Division, Office of Research and Development, 1977.
Series: United States.; Federal Highway Administration.; Report - Federal Highway Administration
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This report summarizes the results of a cooperative Value Engineering Study of shoulder maintenance undertaken by the State Highway Agencies of Arizona, Idaho, Iowa and West Virginia under sponsorship of the Federal Highway Administration. The study was limited to unpaved shoulders. Implementation of the recommendations in the four study States would result in a total estimated improved service value in excess of  Read more...
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Value engineering study of highway shoulder maintenance.
Washington : Dept. of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Implementation Division, Office of Research and Development, 1977
(OCoLC)949653754
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A F Stanley; Arizona. Department of Transportation.; Idaho. Transportation Department.; Iowa. Department of Transportation.; West Virginia. Department of Highways.; United States. Federal Highway Administration.
OCLC Number: 3173874
Notes: On cover: Optimizing maintenance activities: third report, Shoulder maintenance. Combined state studies of selected maintenance activities. A cooperative analysis by teams from Arizona, Idaho, Iowa, West Virginia.
FCP category 7.
Description: iii, 29 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series Title: United States.; Federal Highway Administration.; Report - Federal Highway Administration
Other Titles: Shoulder maintenance
Optimizing maintenance activities :
Highway shoulder maintenance
Responsibility: by Arizona Dept. of Transportation [and others] ; report assembled by A.F. Stanley.

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This report summarizes the results of a cooperative Value Engineering Study of shoulder maintenance undertaken by the State Highway Agencies of Arizona, Idaho, Iowa and West Virginia under sponsorship of the Federal Highway Administration. The study was limited to unpaved shoulders. Implementation of the recommendations in the four study States would result in a total estimated improved service value in excess of $1,000,000 annually. Cost of the study was $100,000. Specific recommendations varied among the States according to local conditions. Among the recommendations are the use of larger trucks for hauling, use of side-discharge shoulder spreaders, modifications to the standard motor grader, and spot paving of shoulders in high maintenance locations. The coordination meetings attended by study participants at intervals during the project yielded significant benefits beyond their immediate function of maintaining unity among the four State investigations. These sessions provided many chances for the team members to observe and discuss equipment and methods being used by others. Useful information was exchanged in several other highway operational areas besides shoulder maintenance.

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