Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2018, Page: 66-73
Quick Cost Estimation of Expressway Routine Maintenance Based on Historical Data
Shi Xiaoli, School of Highway, Chang'an University, Xi ̓an, China
Zhang Ming, School of Highway, Chang'an University, Xi ̓an, China
Wang Feng, Shanxi Provincial Communication Construction, Xi ̓an, China
Zhang Ping, Shanxi Provincial Communication Construction, Xi ̓an, China
Received: Sep. 26, 2018;       Accepted: Oct. 23, 2018;       Published: Nov. 12, 2018
DOI: 10.11648/j.ajomis.20180303.11      View  129      Downloads  8
Abstract
At present, costs of expressway routine maintenance are mainly estimated by calculations of the total costs of the maintenance activities of all structures including subgrades, pavements, bridges and culverts, tunnels and traffic facilities. In this method, engineering quantities of various maintaining activities are calculated in advance and then they are multiplied by the unit prices of each maintaining activity respectively in order to get the total costs. Considering the difficulty in accurately estimating the repairing quantity while calculating the costs of expressway routine maintenance, the paper deeply explores identified historical data of the costs of expressway routine maintenance by an improved Bootstrap method. Conclusion is drawn on the annual cost interval per lane kilometer of the routine maintenance of subgrades, pavements, bridges and culverts, tunnels and traffic facilities on expressways of Shaanxi Province as well as the proportion intervals of structures mentioned above. An efficient method by which calculations and evaluations are based on cost intervals and proportion intervals respectively is raised to estimate the engineering costs of expressway routine maintenance. The method is proved to be a new reliable and accurate one to estimate the costs of expressway routine maintenance as it efficiently calculates the engineering costs in real-life projects.
Keywords
Expressway, Routine Maintenance, Improved Bootstrap Method, Annual Costs Per Lane Kilometer, Quick Cost Estimation
To cite this article
Shi Xiaoli, Zhang Ming, Wang Feng, Zhang Ping, Quick Cost Estimation of Expressway Routine Maintenance Based on Historical Data, American Journal of Operations Management and Information Systems. Vol. 3, No. 3, 2018, pp. 66-73. doi: 10.11648/j.ajomis.20180303.11
Copyright
Copyright © 2018 Authors retain the copyright of this article.
This article is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Reference
[1]
Zhen Feng, Jiang Hongyan. Cost Analysis and Prediction for Maintenance Projects [J]. Journal of Highway and Transporttation Research and Development. 2010, 8 (4):1-4.
[2]
Cui Ruichao. Application Research of Henan expressway pavement maintenance rate [D]. Beijing University of Technology Master ′s degree thesis, 2008.
[3]
Ma Fujun. The highway curing management and construction unit model and its norm cost control in market-oriented mode [D]. Shangdong University Master ′s degree thesis, 2008.
[4]
Pan Fang. Study on the quota budget and reasonable cost of Asphalt Pavement Highway Project routine maintenance in Chongqing [D]. Chang ̓An University Master ′s degree thesis, 2010.
[5]
Qi Yunsheng. Study on the Budget Quota and Expenses Standard of Highway daily Maintenance and Engineering [D]. Chang ̓An University Master ′s degree thesis, 2010.
[6]
Teng Weiling, Yao Yuling. Expressway minor maintenance amount predication based on neural network [J]. Journal of Chang ̓an University (Natural Science Edition), 2012, 32 (6):23-27.
[7]
Yu meter [2006] 330 number. Interim Provisions on the Expenses Standard of Highway Maintenance Engineering in Henan Province. Henan Provincial Department of Transportation, 2006.
[8]
Kong Xiangjie, Cui Yaping. Analysis on Maintenance Capital Chaeacteristics of the Expre-ssway in Beijing [J]. Journal of Highway and Transporttation Research and Development. 2008, 25 (4):322-325.
[9]
Hagood, M. (2014). “Highway Rountine Maintenance Cost Estimation for Nevada.” Ph.D. Thesis, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada.
[10]
Gibby, R., Kitamura, R., Zhao, H. (1990)Evaluation of truck Impacts on Pavement Maintenance Costs. Transportation Research Record. 1262, 48-56.
[11]
Volovski M. (2011). Econometric Models for Pavement Routine Maintenance Expenditure. Mid-Continent Transportation Research Symposium, Ames, Iowa. Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana.
[12]
Sebaaly, P. E., Venukanthen, S., Siddharthan, R., Hand, A., and Epps, J. (2000). Development of Pavement Network Optimization System. Research Report No. 1198-1, Report to Nevada Department of Transportation, Carson City, NV.
[13]
Zhang Xiaoguang etc. Shannxi Statistical Yearbook [M]. China Statistics Press. 2000-201-5.
[14]
Fei Yetai. Theory of Error and Data Processing [M]. China Machine Press. 2010.
[15]
MengXiaofengandCiXiang. BigDataManagement:Concepts, Techniquesand Challenges [J]. Journal of Computer Research and Development. 2013, 50 (1):146-156.
[16]
Liu Jian. An Improvement to the resampling procedure of Bootstrap Method [J]. Mathema-tical Theory and Applications. 2006, 26 (1):2-4.
[17]
Zhang Ping. Statistical Analysis Based on Bootstrap Method [J]. Journal of Yibin Unive-rsity. 2011, 11 (12):1-2.
[18]
Dong Cheng, Liu Wen-jie, Zhou Lun, Zhang Rui-lei, Kan Qian-hua, Leng Wu-ming, Evaluation on Fatigue Life of Expressway Asphalt Pavement Based on Tire-Pavement-Subgrade Coupling Model, American Journal of Civil Engineering. Vol. 5, No. 6, 2017, pp. 400-407.
[19]
Ahmed Yousry Akal, Ahmed Ebrahim Abu El-Maaty, Fuzzy Assessment of Factors Influencing Quality Level of Highway Projects, International Journal of Management and Fuzzy Systems. Vol. 2, No. 2, 2016, pp. 6-14.
[20]
Congliang. Research on Estimation Model of Highway Asphalt Pavement Maintenance Cost Based on Target Maintenance Cycle. Master dissertation, Dept. of Transport Engineering, Chongqing Jiaotong University, Chongqing. W. (2016).
[21]
Jahanbakhsh, S., Gao, L. and Zhang. Estimating Spatial Dependence Associated with Deterioration Process of Road Network. 95th Annual Meeting Compendium of Papers, Transportation Research Board. Washington, DC. Z. (2016).
[22]
Qiu. Quantitative research and statistical analysis, Chongqing University Press, Chongqing, H. (2015).
Browse journals by subject