Effects of Overweight Vehicles on NYSDOT Infrastructure

  title={Effects of Overweight Vehicles on NYSDOT Infrastructure},
  author={Michel Ghosn and Graziano Fiorillo and Volodymyr Gayovyy and Tenzin Getso and Sallem Ahmed and Neville Edward. Parker},
This report develops a methodology for estimating the effects of different categories of overweight trucks on New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) pavements and bridges. A data mining algorithm is used to categorize truck data collected at several Weigh-In-Motion stations around the state of New York based on the trucks’ adherence to the state’s legal weight limits. The data indicate that about 11% of the trucks traveling on New York highways may be carrying divisible load… CONTINUE READING