The mission of the Florida Center for Pavement Excellence (FCPE) is to address pavement-related issues in a focused, timely, and cost-effective manner 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, consultants, Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), industry, and other pavement experts.
Identifying, disseminating, and implementing solutions to both short- and long-term problems in Florida.
Establishing a 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 of efforts and 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.
FCPE Research Reports
FCPE-sponsored research projects can be found on FDOT's Research Center website.