• Transportation Research Board

      TRB 98th Annual Meeting

      January 13–17, 2019

    • Interactive Program


Annual Meeting Event Detail

Poster Session 1158

Innovations in Winter Maintenance and Road Weather Research

Monday 8:00 AM- 9:45 AM
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Max Perchanok, Ontario Ministry of Transportation, presiding
Sponsored by:
Section - Maintenance and Preservation (AHD00)
Standing Committee on Surface Transportation Weather (AH010)
Standing Committee on Winter Maintenance (AHD65)

This session highlights on-going and recently completed research conducted by Aurora and Clear Roads Programs. 

No agenda available

Title Presentation Number
Use of Topography, Weather Zones, and Semivariogram Parameters to Optimize Road Weather Information System Station Density Across Large Spatial Scales
Tae Kwon, University of Alberta
Simita Biswas, University of Alberta
Liping Fu, University of Waterloo
Show Abstract
Overview of the Clear Roads Pooled Fund Program
Scott Lucas, Ohio Department of Transportation
Gregory Waidley, CTC and Associates LLC
Show Abstract
Quantifying the Impact That New Capital Projects Will Have on Roadway Snow and Ice Control Operations
James Sullivan, University of Vermont
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Training Videos for the Implementation of Liquid-Only Plow Routes
TIm Arvidson, Stonebrooke Engineering
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Developing a Training Video and Manual for Best Practices and Techniques in Clearing Different Interchange Configurations and Other Geometric Layouts
Yan Qi, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville
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A Look at Select Numerical Models for Applying Spring Load Restrictions and Winter Weight Premiums
Heather Miller, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
Maureen Kestler, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
Richard Berg, FROST Associates
Christopher Cabral
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Identification and Recommendations for Correction of Equipment Factors Causing Fatigue in Snowplow Operators
Matthew Camden, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
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