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TechBrief: Construction Quality Assurance for Design-Build Highway Projects

Project Information

Project ID: 
FHWA-PROJ-10-0067
Project Status: 
Active
Start Date: 
Monday, November 1, 2010
End Date: 
Friday, April 27, 2012
FHWA Program: 
Infrastructure
FHWA Subprogram: 
Major Projects, Construction and Project Management
FHWA Topics: 
Roads and Bridges--Construction and Project Management; Roads and Bridges--Major Projects
TRT Terms: 
Design Build; Construction Projects; Quality Assurance; Research; Infrastructure; Highways
FHWA Discipline: 
Construction and Project Management, Generalist
TRB Subject Area: 
Construction, Highways, Materials

Contact Information

First Name: 
Katherine
Last Name: 
Petros
Telephone: 
(202) 493-3154
Email Address: 
Team: 
Infrastructure Analysis and Construction Team
Office:
Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Office Code: 
HRDI-20

Project Details

Project Description: 

Publish a TechBrief to assist State departments of transportation (DOTs) in developing quality assurance specifications for design-build projects.

Goals

Provide improved guidance for quality assurance practices on design-build highway projects.

Deliverables

Deliverable Name: 
White Paper
Deliverable Type: 
Research report or guidelines
Deliverable Description: 
White paper outlining best practices for quality assurance practices for design-build projects.