Arkansas specifications allow water-based paint for construction pavement markings, and that is the type usually used by contractors. Removable tape is primarily used on concrete surfaces. Arkansas … [Read more...] about Application of types of temporary/removable pavement marking material and special linestriping material
In Arkansas, the setup time is part of the lane closure time. Lane closure times are determined by lane capacity analysis. … [Read more...] about Time frame allowed for lane closure setup (e.g., 9:00am to 3:30pm)
After one year of use, the Russellville maintenance crew in Arkansas reported tremendous satisfaction with the direction indicator barricade device. Crews found handling and setting up the signs very … [Read more...] about Direction indicator barricade
A written report of each inspection is given to the project engineer in Arkansas. … [Read more...] about Work zone inspection requirements, frequency, documentation, etc.
In regard to the use of incentives/disincentives, Arkansas goes by the federal MUTCD. Guidelines vary as conditions require. Incentive/disincentive measures are included in contracts. … [Read more...] about Incentives/disincentives
Arkansas DOT uses center lane closures as a last resort when volumes do not allow two lanes to be closed on a six-lane freeway. One project required a center lane closure, using MUTCD TA-38 for an … [Read more...] about Center lane closure