Berthold Best

Berthold Best

Prof. Dipl.-Ing.

Curriculum vitae



A-Level Exam, Ratsgymnasium, Gladbeck


Studies of Civil Engineering, University of the Armed Forces, Munich


Staff Officer, Federal Armed Forces Germany, Signal Corps, Heidelberg


Technical Traineeship, Highway Authority of Rhineland-Palatinate


Head of Roads Planning Dept., Highway Authority, Cochem Branch


Project Manager, Roads Department of the City of Ludwigshafen

Sept 2012

Professor for Transport Engineering, University of Applied Sciences Georg Simon Ohm, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Nuremberg




Committee Memberships





Road and Transportation Research Association (FGSV):

Head of Working Grup Municipal Pavement Management

Member of the

  • Working Committee Pavement Management

  • Working Group Decision Preparation in Pavement Management

  • Commission Municipal Roads








Personal Memberships





German Road Museum


Road and Transportation Research Association (FGSV)


VDI, The German Association of Engineers


VSVI, Association of Traffic and Transportation Engineers in Germany




Teaching areas


Planning and Design of Roads and Railways


Asset Management



Infrastructure Management for Urban Roads


Financial Requirements for Road Maintenance in Communities


Key Performance Indicators for Road Efficiency and Road Management


Excavations for Energy, Water and Telecommunication Networks


Structural Design of Urban Roads


Improvement of Incident Management on Highways


Damage Survey of Asphalt and Paved Surfaces




Planning and Design of Roads

Asset Management

Airport Planning and Design

Engineering Structures for Transport Systems

Transportation Engineering