This paper discusses (a) the communications gap among maintenance, design, and quality-assurance personnel, and its causes; (b) highway maintenance-what it is, its cost, and its increasing share of the total highway budget; (c) cost of general or fiscal maintenance and its possible relation to the original design and quality-assurance program; (d) proposed maintenance research projects, and especially one project that seeks to identify particular featues that affect normal maintainability of a highway facility; (e) the improved expertise of maintenance personnel and the current maintenance management system that can improve maintenance beedback; (f) recurring maintenance problems that require consideration by design and quality-assurance personnel; and (g) the importance of maintenance feedback and how to improve it. /Author/

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: pp 59-61
  • Monograph Title: Air sampling, quality control and concrete
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00163036
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0309025893
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Oct 13 1977 12:00AM