Optimize Pavement Marking Performance

with online training and other pavement marking project resources

Training Overview

PART 1 
Pavement Marking Basics
PART 2
How to Write an Effective Invitation to Bid
PART 3
How to Prevent
Contractor Cheating
8 min
30 min
14 min

Training Options

Pavement Marking Project Management Bundle -- Get all three trainings

  • Pavement Marking Basics

  • How to Write an Effective ITB

  • How to Prevent Contractor Cheating

$89
60-day license

60-day, group-view license with one set of login credentials.   

Good for a single county, city, town or village; or DOT facility location.  

Individual Courses

Pavement Marking Basics    8 min

This short video provides an insightful overview of the purpose, materials, and application of pavement markings.  Great for showing to your elected officials and administrators to get them on board.

How to Write an Effective Invitation to Bid    30 min

Invitations to bid for pavement marking projects should clearly spell out the material, equipment, and installation details. An effective invitation to bid will go a long way toward ensuring your agency gets optimum performance out of your pavement markings.

6-month, group-view license with one set of login credentials.   Good for a single county, city, town or village; or DOT facility location. 

How to Prevent Contractor Cheating    15 min

An unscrupulous contractor can cheat on a pavement marking contract using techniques that are almost impossible for an agency to notice.  Unless you know what you are looking for.

 

This video explains the telltale signs that will help you prevent cheating and better manage your next pavement marking project. Great for your entire crew, since they are your eyes and ears out on the road.

6-month, group-view license with one set of login credentials.   Good for a single county, city, town or village; or DOT facility location. 

Downloads

SIX PARTS OF AN INVITATION TO BID FOR PAVEMENT MARKINGS

The first step toward making sure your pavement markings last as long as possible is to write an effective invitation to bid. This document summarizes the six key parts.

SYNTHESIS OF PAVEMENT MARKING RESEARCH

This report provides a synthesis of research focused on longitudinal pavement markings. It offers a review
of when and where longitudinal pavement markings are used, and it covers the importance of width and retroreflectivity.

Links to Resources