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Accession Number PB2012-114026
Title INDOT Construction Inspection Priorities.
Publication Date May 2012
Media Count 34p
Personal Author A. Mostafavi D. M. Abraham
Abstract The objective of the study was to: (1) evaluate the current inspection practices of INDOT and (2) develop a risk-based inspection protocol to facilitate efficient allocation of available inspection resources to minimize the risks associated with reduced inspection. First, the current inspection practices implemented by INDOT, other State Departments of Transportation, and consulting firms were identified and compared. The comparison between the inspection practices revealed that there is consistency between INDOT's and consultants' and other State Departments of Transportation's inspection practices.
Keywords Analysis
Construction
Inspection
Prioritization
Resources
Risks


 
Source Agency Federal Highway Administration
Department of Transportation Office of University Research
NTIS Subject Category 89C - Construction Management & Techniques
94B - Quality Control & Reliability
41G - Quality Control & Reliability
Corporate Author Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN. Joint Transportation Research Program.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Final rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1226
Contract Number SPR-3400

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