The Performance Specifications for Rapid Renewal (R07) product was established to advance the development of performance specifications for rapid renewal applications across the country. Developing performance goals for rapid renewal projects that focus on desired results can enable the construction industry and transportation agencies to be more innovative in delivering projects faster, with minimum disruption to the traveling public and greater durability. Included in
Performance Specifications for Rapid Renewal (R07) are options for both rigid and flexible pavements, as well as options for various project delivery methods.
These specifications address project selection, specification development, procurement, and changes that are necessary to achieve desired performance. Also included is a “how to” section for specification writers.
Performance specifications can result in faster project delivery, minimal disruption, and greater durability.