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FY 2021 Problem Statements

All - Construction - Design - Maintenance - Materials - Pavements - Planning - Special Projects

ALL
1 Mixture design and testing requirements for drilled shaft concrete
2 Update of the ARDOT Workforce Forecasting System
3 Arkansas Guidelines for Automated Flagger Assistance Devices (AFAD)
4 Effects of Allowing Traffic on Milled Surfaces Prior to Treatment or Overlay
5 ABC Through Non-Composite Action: Re-Evaluating Material vs Labor Economic Incentives
6 Implementing Zipper Merge in Work Zones on Arkansas Roadways
7 Implementing MASH Standards for ARDOT Bridge Barriers
9 Cover Depths for Rapid Setting Concretes
10 Latex modified concrete: structural properties
11 Developing Guidelines for Evaluating Weathering Steel Bridges
12 Raised Pavement Marker Installation
14 Maintenance Guidelines for MSE Walls
15 Metal Culvert Corrosion Risk and Life Cycle Cost Maps
16 Analyzing the Effectiveness of Joint Sealant Based on Region
17 Re-examining air content testing for pumped concrete
18 Updating ARDOT SPT Liquefaction Evaluation and Mitigation Procedures
19 Investigating Rapid Soil Moisture Content Determination Methods / Non-nuclear Moisture Content and Density Determination
21 Identifying Best Practices for Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Methods, Materials and Quality Control
22 Correlating Aggregate Types with Pavement Durability
23 Design, Construction, and Performance Monitoring of Stabilization of Expansive Soils and Cement 
24 Impact of Grinding on Pavement
27 Exploring re-use options for grinding slurry from asphalt and PCC pavements
28 Maximum Sandstone Content for Superpave Mixes / Compatibility of Mineral Aggregates and Binders Used in Asphalt Concrete
30 The Right Lane: Mitigation of Truck Traffic Pavement Deterioration 
31 Effect of Flooding Event on Damage and Performance Characteristics of Roadway Pavements
33 Use of Rejuvenator for Enhancing Properties of Asphalt with High RAP
34 Identifying and Measuring Causes of Nonrecurrent Congestion Using Big Data
35 Transportation critical levees and floodways
36 Innovative Countermeasures to Deter Wrong-Way Driving
37 ADA Ramp Inventory and Assessment using Mobile Lidar
38 A Statewide Comprehensive Safety Index for Arkansas Highways 
39 Forecasting Travel Demand for Autonomous Vehicles (AVs) and Shared Mobility Services in Arkansas
40 Artificial Intelligence Based Model Inventory of Roadway Elements Extraction
41 UAS LiDAR for developing small project elevation models
43 Fine-tuning project management functions to achieve better success 
44 Improving Employee Recruitment and Retention at ARDOT

CONSTRUCTION
1 Mixture design and testing requirements for drilled shaft concrete
2 Update of the ARDOT Workforce Forecasting System
3 Arkansas Guidelines for Automated Flagger Assistance Devices (AFAD)
4 Effects of Allowing Traffic on Milled Surfaces Prior to Treatment or Overlay
5 ABC Through Non-Composite Action: Re-Evaluating Material vs Labor Economic Incentives
6 Implementing Zipper Merge in Work Zones on Arkansas Roadways

DESIGN
7 Implementing MASH Standards for ARDOT Bridge Barriers
18 Updating ARDOT SPT Liquefaction Evaluation and Mitigation Procedures

MAINTENANCE
9 Cover Depths for Rapid Setting Concretes
10 Latex modified concrete: structural properties
11 Developing Guidelines for Evaluating Weathering Steel Bridges
12 Raised Pavement Marker Installation
14 Maintenance Guidelines for MSE Walls
15 Metal Culvert Corrosion Risk and Life Cycle Cost Maps
16 Analyzing the Effectiveness of Joint Sealant Based on Region

MATERIALS
17 Re-examining air content testing for pumped concrete
19 Investigating Rapid Soil Moisture Content Determination Methods / Non-nuclear Moisture Content and Density Determination
21 Identifying Best Practices for Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement Methods, Materials and Quality Control
22 Correlating Aggregate Types with Pavement Durability
23 Design, Construction, and Performance Monitoring of Stabilization of Expansive Soils and Cement 

PAVEMENTS
24 Impact of Grinding on Pavement
27 Exploring re-use options for grinding slurry from asphalt and PCC pavements
28 Maximum Sandstone Content for Superpave Mixes / Compatibility of Mineral Aggregates and Binders Used in Asphalt Concrete
30 The Right Lane: Mitigation of Truck Traffic Pavement Deterioration 
31 Effect of Flooding Event on Damage and Performance Characteristics of Roadway Pavements
33 Use of Rejuvenator for Enhancing Properties of Asphalt with High RAP

PLANNING
34 Identifying and Measuring Causes of Nonrecurrent Congestion Using Big Data
35 Transportation critical levees and floodways
36 Innovative Countermeasures to Deter Wrong-Way Driving
37 ADA Ramp Inventory and Assessment using Mobile Lidar
38 A Statewide Comprehensive Safety Index for Arkansas Highways 
39 Forecasting Travel Demand for Autonomous Vehicles (AVs) and Shared Mobility Services in Arkansas
40 Artificial Intelligence Based Model Inventory of Roadway Elements Extraction

SPECIAL PROJECTS
41 UAS LiDAR for developing small project elevation models
43 Fine-tuning project management functions to achieve better success 
44 Improving Employee Recruitment and Retention at ARDOT

 


 

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