Subjects addressed:Life Cycle Costing/Economic Analysis, Maintenance and Preservation
Topics addressed:Asset Management Plans, Guidance/Lessons Learned, Legislation
Asset types addressed:Bridge, General, Pavement
Title: Using a Life Cycle Planning Process to Support Asset Management – FHWA Interim Guidance
Resource type: Guide/ Manual
Year published: 2017
This document provides guidance on developing an initial lifecycle planning (LCP) process that satisfies the requirements in the Asset Management Rule and leads to the identification of an effective investment strategy for managing transportation assets. As agencies mature in their use of an LCP process it is
anticipated that they will be able to employ more sophisticated analysis tools and techniques.