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Published Reports

  • Best Practices for the Design and Construction of Low Volume Roads - Revised (PDF 3.8 MB, 236 pp)
  • Minnesota Low Volume Road Design, 1998 (PDF 1.6 MB, 79 pp)
  • PaveCool Final Report (PDF 1 MB, 146 pp)
  • Consideration of Hot-Mix Asphalt Thermal Properties During Compaction (ASTM), 1996 (PDF 0.5 MB, 15 pp)
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    Presentations

  • Reykjavik, Iceland 2007 Nordic Road Association
  • MnPAVE HMA Modulus Validation 2005 (PDF 678 KB, 31 pp)

  • 15th Annual Transp. Research Conf., St. Paul 2004 CTS
  • MnPAVE Overlay Design - Validation of Deflection Simulations 2004 (PDF 1.2 MB, 7 pp)

  • Minnesota Pavement Conf., St. Paul 2003 CTS
  • Transportation Research Board 81st Annual Meeting 2002 TRB
  • State Pavement Technology Consortium Meeting 2001 SPTC
  • MnROAD Workshop 2001 CTS

  • Development Documentation

  • Development of a Quick Reliability Method for M-E Asphalt Pavement Design (PDF 136 KB, 17 pp)
  • Reliability, Damage, and Seasonal Considerations in MnPAVE (PDF 400 KB, 40 pp)

  • Training Materials

  • MnPAVE Training Memo (PDF 151 KB, 4 pp)
  • MnPAVE Designer's Guide (PDF 773 KB, 89 pp)
  • MnPAVE Design Moduli (PDF 58 KB, 1 p)
  • MnPAVE Examples (PDF 190 KB, 19 pp)
  • 2002 Mn/DOT 2350 and 2360 Design Criteria (PDF 17 KB, 2 pp)
  • 2002 Mn/DOT PG Binder Guidelines (PDF 26 KB, 7 pp)
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    Training Presentations

  • Introduction to MnPAVE (PDF 347 KB, 24 pp)
  • Fundamentals of M-E Design (PDF 213 KB, 16 pp)
  • Climate, HMA Material and Transfer Function Calibration (PDF 123 KB, 12 pp)
  • Laboratory Testing (PDF 375 KB, 13 pp)
  • Subgrade and Base Materials (PDF 316 KB, 33 pp)
  • Traffic (PDF 293 KB, 13 pp)
  • Best Practices (PDF 121 KB, 33 pp)

    Other Documents

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