Southeast PBES/ABC Regional peer exchange ARKANSAS State highway & transportation department February 26, 2013. Introduction. Charles (Rick) Ellis, P.E. BSCE, Michigan State University, 1992 Assistant Division Head – Bridge Responsibilities:
Volume of Work
*Does not include bridges replaced with box culverts.
Planning and Decision Making
PBES/ABC Implementation Barriers
Bridge Types and Materials
*Used often in the past on low volume routes. Recent use diminished due to incomplete conformance to LRFD.
Contracting and Construction
Education and Outreach
PBES/ABC Future Endeavor