Performance-Based Contracting—Yes or No: An In-Depth Analysis

  title={Performance-Based Contracting—Yes or No: An In-Depth Analysis},
  author={Bob G. McCullouch and Panagiotis Ch. Anastasopoulos},
In the fall of 2006 the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) initiated a study to investigate performance-based contracting of maintenance operations. One of the main impetuses for the study is that INDOT started a 10-year road building program called Major Moves that will add more than 1,000 lane miles to the current network. With this addition and coupled with a trend of reduction in maintenance personnel, INDOT is planning how maintenance will be performed. One option is the use of… CONTINUE READING