California Department of Transportation
 

Maintenance

MISSION STATEMENT

Material Durability is important to the long-term efficiency of our transportation system. Increases in durability result in reduced maintenance, extended life of facilities and reduced impacts to the public.

THEMES

• Maintenance Operations and Improvements

• Material Durability

• Non-Destructive Testing

• Sign Maintenance

• Highway Durability

CURRENT RESEARCH PROJECTS

• Advanced Highway Maintenance & Construction Technology Projects

• Pavement Preservation and Innovation

• Slurry/Micro-Surface Mix Design Procedure

• Non-Destructive Testing and Composites Testing

• Evaluation of the VTI ECI-1 Corrosion Monitoring Device

• H.E.R.M.E.S. II (High-Speed Electromagnetic Roadway Mapping and Evaluation System)

• Passive Embedded Chloride Threshold Sensors

• Quick Change Sign Post

• Evaluating Thermal Control for High Performance Mass Concrete

• Seismic, Creep and Tensile Testing of Various Epoxy Bonded Rebar Products in Hardened Concrete