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Accession Number PB2013-111548
Title Pavement Preservation Training Development. Tech transfer summary.
Publication Date May 2013
Media Count 3p
Personal Author A. Morandeira C. T. Jahren J. Mallen
Abstract The methodology used in this research followed a combination of action research methods along with a job training structure. The job training structure allows for the development of a training program in a quick and effective manner taking into account the current knowledge and experience level of the trainees (Nolan 1996). The action research method allows for the continuous development of a process and improvement of results (Azhar 2010). Figure 1 represents the combination of both methods as it applies to this research project. The first cycle started by identifying/diagnosing the problem. Then, through means of questionnaires and meetings, data were gathered regarding the level of knowledge that prospective trainees have on pavement preservation in each of its phases.
Keywords Bridge decks
Concrete pavements
Roadway rehabilitation

Source Agency Federal Highway Administration
NTIS Subject Category 50A - Highway Engineering
50C - Construction Equipment, Materials, & Supplies
85H - Road Transportation
70B - Management Practice
Corporate Author Iowa State Univ., Ames. Institute for Transportation.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1325
Contract Number N/A

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