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

Project Investigators

David White, Heath Gieselman, Pavana Vennapusa


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

Project Schedule

Sep 2007 to Aug 2011


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


compaction monitoring, earthworks, geostatistics, in situ characterization, in situ testing, intelligent compaction, pavement foundation layers, soil stabilization

Project Description

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