Accelerated bridge construction (ABC) decision making and economic modeling tool - Final Report
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|Title:||Accelerated bridge construction (ABC) decision making and economic modeling tool.|
Doolen, Toni L., author.
Saeedi, Amirali, author.
Emami, Samin, author.
Oregon State University Department of Civil Engineering,, issuing body.
Oregon Department of Transportation. Research Section,, sponsoring body.
United States Federal Highway Administration,, sponsoring body.
California Department of Transportation,, sponsoring body.
Iowa Department of Transportation,, sponsoring body.
Minnesota Department of Transportation,, sponsoring body.
Montana Department of Transportation,, sponsoring body.
Texas Department of Transportation,, sponsoring body.
Utah Department of Transportation,, sponsoring body.
Washington (State) Department of Transportation,, sponsoring body.
|Type of Resource:||text|
|Date Issued:||December 2011.|
|Publisher:||Oregon State University, Department of Civil Engineering,|
|Place of Publication:||Corvallis, Oregon :|
|Extent:||1 online resource (3 volumes) : color illustrations, plans|
|Abstract/Description:||In this FHWA-sponsored pool funded study, a set of decision making tools, based on the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) was developed. This tool set is prepared for transportation specialists and decision-makers to determine if ABC is more effective than traditional construction for a given bridge replacement or rehabilitation project. The tool set is user-friendly, flexible to accommodate a range of construction situations, transparent as to the method of calculation, and customizable to maintain future relevance. To accommodate this task, a comprehensive literature review on a number of relevant domains such as ABC construction techniques and decision making approaches, were completed. The findings were summarized into a decision model hierarchy that was also incorporated into the decision making software. The software was tested through evaluating a set of real-world construction projects.|
|Table of Contents:||Final Report -- ABC AHP Decision Tool Manual -- Pooled Fund Project Statement of Work for Multi-State ABC Decision Tool and Economic Modeling.|
by Toni Doolen, Amirali Saeedi, Samin Emami for Oregon Department of Transportation, Research Section and the Departments of Transportation in California, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Texas, Utah and Washington and Federal Highway Administration.
Title from PDF title page (viewed on October 19, 2021).
"FHWA-OR-TPF-12-06"--Technical report documentation page.
This archived document is maintained by the State Library of Oregon as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes.
Includes bibliographical references.
Sponsored by Oregon Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration, also the Departments of Transportation of California, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Texas, Utah and Washington.
Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Text in English.
Bridges -- Oregon -- Design and construction
Bridges -- Oregon -- Maintenance and repair
|Restrictions on Access:||http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/|
CD-ROM version: Accelerated bridge construction (ABC) decision making and economic modeling tool.
Doolen, Toni L. Identifier: (OCoLC)776895654