Advanced Pavement Management System is the applicable course to repair and maintain of pavement minimizing the budget and human forces. The Principles of advanced pavement management including inventory, condition assessment, needs determination and budget analysis. Emphasis will be on field-condition assessment techniques. Use of database design will be presented to illustrate data handling techniques. Pavement maintenance management concepts and components, Evaluation methods of highway elements (Pavements, Shoulders, Bridges, and Drainage structures); Flexible and rigid pavement distresses, Pavement condition survey and rating procedures; Highway maintenance and repair procedures; Assessment of maintenance needs; Evaluation and selection of proper maintenance alternatives, Computer applications.
- Teacher: Mohammed Mosaberpanah