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NCHRP Report 652: Time-Related Incentive and Disincentive Provisions in Highway Construction Contracts

TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 652: Time-Related Incentive and Disincentive Provisions in Highway Construction Contracts explores best practices of time-related incentive and disincentive contract provisions and their effect on staffing levels, productivity, project cost, quality, contract administration, ...

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NCHRP Report 658: Guidebook on Risk Analysis Tools and Management Practices to Control Transportation Project Costs

TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 658: Guidebook on Risk Analysis Tools and Management Practices to Control Transportation Project Costs explores specific, practical, and risk-related management practices and analysis tools designed to help manage and control transportation project ...

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NCHRP Report 651: LRFD Design and Construction of Shallow Foundations for Highway Bridge Structures

TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 651: LRFD Design and Construction of Shallow Foundations for Highway Bridge Structures explores recommended changes to Section 10 of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials' Load Resistance Factor Design ...

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NCHRP Synthesis 402: Construction Manager-at-Risk Project Delivery for Highway Programs

TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Synthesis 402: Construction Manager-at-Risk Project Delivery for Highway Programs explores current methods in which state departments of transportation and other public engineering agencies are applying construction manager-at-risk (CMR) project delivery to their construction ...

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NCHRP Report 634: Texturing of Concrete Pavements

TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 634: Texturing of Concrete Pavements explores a recommended process for determining the type of concrete pavement texture that may be used for a specific highway project. The process considers the effects of ...

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ACRP Report 21: A Guidebook for Selecting Airport Capital Project Delivery Methods

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 21: A Guidebook for Selecting Airport Capital Project Delivery Methods explores various project delivery methods for major airport capital projects. The guidebook also examines the impacts, advantages, and disadvantages of various project delivery ...

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NCHRP Report 640: Construction and Maintenance Practices for Permeable Friction Courses

TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 640: Construction and Maintenance Practices for Permeable Friction Courses explores recommended practices for the design and construction of permeable friction courses (PFC) and examines PFC maintenance and rehabilitation.