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Florida Center for Pavement Excellence

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The Florida Department of Transportation has established a Florida Center for Pavement Excellence (FCPE). The mission of this Center is to address in a focused, timely, and cost effective manner- pavement-related issues and to facilitate the rapid implementation of solutions and emerging technologies for the continuous improvement of pavement performance in Florida.

The FCPE goals include:

  • Consolidating the concerns of different pavement related constituencies as well as developing strategic partnerships with academia, industry, consultants, Federal Highway Administration and other pavement experts.

  • Identifying, disseminating and implementing solutions to long-term and short-term problems in Florida.

  • Establishing both a diversified and multi-disciplinary team with the required technical skills and practical expertise to bring Florida to the forefront of pavement-related activities.

  • Significantly increasing the organization and efficiency of pavement-related research and problem solving.

  • Reducing duplication efforts, thus, expenditures.

  • Significantly increasing the knowledge, experience and capabilities of the assets attempting to solve these problems while providing an environment for pavement-related learning and training.

  • Swiftly implementing research findings.



For additional information on the Florida Center for Pavement Excellence, please use the below link to contact a team member:


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