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Project Title: Truck Size and Weight Limits Research Plan

PIN: TRB-SASP-17-02         

Major Unit:
Transportation Research Board

Sub Unit:
Transportation Research Board Consensus and Advisory Studies Division

Morris, Joseph

Subject/Focus Area:
Transportation and Infrastructure

Truck Size and Weight Limits Research Plan
February 13, 2018 - February 14, 2018
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Anusha Jayasinghe
Phone: 202-334-2401
Fax: 202-334-3510


Truck Size and Weight Limits Research Plan Committee

Public Meeting, February 13, 2018
Keck Center of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
500 Fifth Street NW, Washington, DC
Room 105

10:00 am Call to order; introductions; review of agenda
James Winebrake, Chair

10:10 Review of committee task and activities
Joseph Morris, Transportation Research Board

10:20 Summaries of November 2017 and February 2018 public webinars on research priorities:
Members of the committee

11:00 Sponsor update on relevant research and other activities
Federal Highway Administration staff

Pooled Fund Project: Influence of Vehicular Live Loads on Bridge Performance
Thomas Saad , Robert Zobel, FHWA

11:30 Committee questions and discussion

12:30 pm Public meeting adjourns

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
J. Winebrake
I. Al-Qadi (via telephone)
G. Fu (via telephone)
D. Harkey
D. Harwood
S. Hida
J. Holguin-Veras
C. Oster
M. Tooley
D. Wilkie
S. Wood

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Discussions regarding working group webinars, study schedule and remaining tasks
Discussions regarding the draft interim report and the final report outline
Committee discussions based on the results of the webinar and outreach

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: February 15, 2018