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To succeed on the PE civil exam’s transportation depth section, you’ll need to know the exam subject matter and how to efficiently solve related problems. The Transportation Depth Reference Manual provides a concise but thorough review of the exam topics and associated equations. More than 25 end-of chapter problems and 45 example problems, all with step-by-step solutions, show how to apply concepts and solve exam-like problems.

Just as important as exam topic knowledge and an efficient solving method is quick access to the information you’ll need during the exam. This book’s thorough index will direct you to what you’re looking for. You can locate related support material by following the references to more than 280 equations, 150 tables, 140 figures, and 35 appendices, and to the exam-adopted codes and standards listed.
  • AASHTO Green Book, 6th edition (2011)    
  • AASHTO Guide for Design of Pavement Structures (1993, and 1998 supplement)     
  • AASHTO Guide for the Planning, Design, and Operation of Pedestrian Facilities, 1st edition (2004)      
  • AASHTO Highway Safety Manual, 1st edition (2010)    
  • AASHTO Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design Guide: A Manual of Practice, 2nd edition (2015)          
  • AASHTO Roadside Design Guide, 4th edition (2011)
  • AI The Asphalt Handbook, 7th edition (2007)
  • FHWA Hydraulic Design of Highway Culverts, 3rd edition (2012)
  • HCM Highway Capacity Manual, 6th edition (2016)    
  • MUTCD Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (2009, including revisions in 2012)
  • PCA Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 16th edition (2016)
  • PROWAG Proposed Accessibility Guidelines for Pedestrian Facilities in the Public Right-of-Way (2011, and 2013 supplement)
Topics Covered 
  • Transportation Planning    
  • Traffic and Capacity Analysis    
  • Pedestrian and Mass Transit Analysis    
  • Geometric Design
  • Transportation Construction
  • Traffic Safety