LEARNING FROM ABROAD--WINTER MAINTENANCE PROGRAM

A Winter Maintenance Panel was organized and visited Japan and Europe to study their snow and ice control efforts. The Panel was sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, and the National Cooperative Highway Research Program of the Transportation Research Board. General topics of interest to the Panel included winter maintenance equipment, anti-icing and deicing operations, road weather information systems, weather forecasting services, public information systems, policy, roadway level of service criteria, and environmental issues. This report presents some of the Panel's findings and some accomplishments to date as a result of this visit.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 11p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00722618
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Preprint B-2
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jun 21 1996 12:00AM