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HERS-ST Example - Adjusting Initial Settings

Objective: View and modify the HERS-ST options, run the control wizard, and run the parameter wizard.

Tasks:

  1. change home State;
  2. change run specifications and general options
  3. view user costs and change deficiency thresholds.

Task 1: View and modify HERS-ST options


HERS-ST Screen Shot: Application Window - showing how to view the Options Menu. Step 1 select view menu item.  Step 2 select option
HERS-ST Screen Shot: HERS-ST Options Menu - showing how to change the Home State. Step 3 select HERS tab.  Step 4 Select Home State.  Step 5 Select State.  Step 6 select ok

Task 2: Change run specifications and general options


HERS-ST Screen Shot: Application Window - showing the Project Tree and the steps for running the Control Wizard and changing the Control settings. Step 1 double click on new control 1 or right click select display
HERS-ST Screen Shot: Control Model Wizard - Run Specification screen showing how to override IRI with PSR when running the HERS-ST analysis. Step 2 - select Next two times.  Step 3 check Override pavement roughness (IRI) with pavement conditions (PSR))
HERS-ST Screen Shot: Control Model Wizard - General Options screen showing how to change the maximum speed limit. Step 4 - select Next two times Step 5 ender Maximum speed limit.  Step 6 select finish.

Task 3: View user costs and change deficiency thresholds


HERS-ST Screen Shot: Application Window - showing the Project Tree and the steps for running the Parameter Wizard and changing the Parameter settings. Step 1 double click on New Parameter 1 or right click and select display HERS-ST Screen Shot: Parameter Model Wizard - Applied Improvement Costs screen showing how to apply the State cost factor. Step 2 select Next three times.  Step 3 - check apply cost factor to view HERS-ST Screen Shot: Parameter Model Wizard - Deficiency Thresholds screen showing how to change the PSR threshold for Interstate sections. Step 4 select next 2 times.  Step 5 enter data.  Step 6 finish
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Updated: 02/14/2013