STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF HEAVY TRUCK TRAFFIC FOR THE STATE OF MARYLAND

THE REPORT PRESENTS THE RESULTS OF A STATISTICAL STUDY OF THE TRUCK WEIGHT RECORDS IN THE STATE OF MARYLAND FOR THE YEARS 1955 THROUGH 1964. THE DATA IS PRESENTED IN VARIOUS WAYS, ACCORDING TO TRUCK TYPES, WEIGHT DISTRIBUTION TO AXLES, AND GROSS WEIGHT. COMPARISONS ARE MADE WITH PREVIOUS WORK BY OTHERS. THE MOST SIGNIFICANT OBSERVATION NOTED IN THE STUDY IS THE GENERAL INCREASE IN GROSS WEIGHTS OF TRUCKS OVER THE STUDY PERIOD, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF TRUCK 2S-1. BASED ON THE STUDY, SOME TYPICAL TRUCKS FOR EACH CLASSIFICATION ARE PROPOSED. /BPR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Hpr-1/2/, AW-67-64-46
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Maryland, College Park

    Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
    College Park, MD  United States  20742

    Maryland State Roads Commission

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  • Authors:
    • Pryor, C A
    • Heins, C P
    • Looney, CTG
  • Publication Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00227500
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bureau of Public Roads /US
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:00AM