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Accession Number PB2013-103493
Title Development of Geotechnical Data Schema in Transportation.
Publication Date Dec 2012
Media Count 36p
Personal Author D. Ponti L. Turner M. Hoit
Abstract The objective of 'Development of Geotechnical Data Schema in Transportation' is to develop an international standard interchange format for geotechnical data. This standard will include a data dictionary and XML schema which are GML compliant. The dictionary and schema will include a structure for geotechnical data, foundation data, and geophysical data as well as a method for adding new features and guidelines for adding to the schema. This standard will be submitted to international bodies for acceptance.
Keywords Foundations
Geographic information systems
Geotechnical engineering
Highway design
Highway engineering
Highway planning
Slope stability

Source Agency Federal Highway Administration
Department of Transportation Office of University Research
NTIS Subject Category 50A - Highway Engineering
43G - Transportation
91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
Corporate Author Florida Univ., Gainesville.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Final rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1309
Contract Number N/A

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