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Washington State Department of Transportation Weigh-In-Motion Needs and Potential Data Collection Plans


This report outlines the Washington State Department of Transportation's truck weight data needs and the potential plans that might be used to meet those needs. It summarizes the requirements of HELP, SHRP, the Traffic Monitoring Guide, and special state needs, and recommends alternative plans for purchasing the deploying weigh-in-motion equipment within the state.


  • Date Published: June, 1989
  • Publication Number: WA-RD 182.1
  • Last Modified: September 14, 2007
  • Author: Mark E. Hallenbeck.
  • Originator: Washington State Transportation Center (TRAC)
  • # of Pages: 38 p., 865 KB (PDF)
  • Subject: Data collection, Information organization, Monitoring, State departments of transportation, Trucks, Weigh in motion, Weight.
  • Keywords: Weigh-in-motion, WIM, traffic data collection, weight monitoring, SHRP data collection.
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This abstract was last modified April 29, 2008