(Deadline for submission is 10-01-2017)
The Illinois Department of Transportation’s (IDOT’s) Construction Technical Advisory Group (TAG) has identified the following research needs for the upcoming research cycle. IDOT and the Illinois Center for Transportation (ICT) encourage researchers to review these research needs and submit a research idea or ideas to address the need(s). Proposals that are aligned with the TAG’s specified research needs are more likely to be funded.
- Issue: Construction Work Delays Because of Unrepresentative in Place Strength and Cure Time (Contact person: Douglas Dirks)
- Issue: Optimizing the Benefits of Smoother Roads Against the Increased Costs to Build Them (Contact person: Justan Mann)
Click here to access the Proposed Research Idea Statement