qThis synthesis examines current performance-based management practices that are applied by state departments of transportation (DOTs) in highway maintenance and operations (MaO). Past studies have focused on the elements that make up a performance-based MaO approach, such as condition ratings, levels of service, performance measures, and threshold values. This study focuses on how state DOTs actually use performance-based measures to manage their highway programs.q--Preface.chapter two Background Historical context Recognition of the importance of highway maintenance performance goes back at least four decades in U.S. practice. ... on performance accountability, and the rapid pace of developments in computer hardware (including mobile devices), ... Quality AssuranceaDocument Librarya n.d.), a compilation of field data collection guides, rating manuals, reports , andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Performance-based Highway Maintenance and Operations Management|
|Author||:||Michael J. Markow|
|Publisher||:||Transportation Research Board - 2012-01-01|