Best Practices for Pavement Edge Maintenance: 2003 Regional Training Workshop

This publication is a loose-leaf notebook containing information to be used at a half-day workshop designed to assist maintenance section supervisors, assistant supervisors, and District maintenance management personnel to more effectively address the challenges and issues of pavement edge drop-offs. Based on a year-long research study of pavement edge maintenance practices and procedures in all 25 Texas Department of Transportation Districts, this practical, common-sense, implementation-type workshop includes the following topics: Introduction/Research Highlights Summary; The Nature and Occurrence of Edge Drop-offs; Edge Maintenance Practices and Procedures; Edge Maintenance Equipment; Edge Maintenance Planning Tools; and Edge Maintenance Specification. Seven regional workshops are being offered from March through July, 2003. The speaker is William D. Lawson, Senior Research Associate, Texas Tech University ( A brochure is included with the notebook showing the dates and locations of the workshops.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas Tech University, Lubbock

    Center for Multidisciplinary Research in Transportation
    P.O. Box 41023
    Lubbock, TX  United States  79409-1023

    Texas Department of Transportation

    Division of Maintenance and Operations, 125 East 11th Street
    Austin, TX  United States  78701-2483
  • Publication Date: 2003


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Pagination: v.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01000953
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TxDOT 0-4396
  • Created Date: Jun 15 2005 11:59AM