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Section 6. References

Flinner, M and H. Horsey. Traffic Data Editing Procedures: Traffic Data Quality "TDQ". Final Report, Transportation Pooled Fund Study SPR-2 (182), Federal Highway Administration, Washington, D.C., no date. This report is available at http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/policy/ohpi/tdep.htm.

LTPP Field Operations Guide for SPS WIM Sites, Version 1.0, Long Term Pavement Performance, Federal Highway Administration, McLean, VA, 2006. A May 2009 revision is under review and may be obtained by contacting LTPP Customer Service at ltppinfo@dot.gov.

LTPP Weigh-in-Motion System: Model Performance Specifications and Application Requirements for Equipment - Hardware and Software, Long Term Pavement Performance, Federal Highway Administration, McLean, VA.

Nichols, A.P. and D.M. Bullock, Quality Control Procedures for WIM Data, Final Report, FHWA/IN/JTRP-2004/12, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind., June 2004. This report can be downloaded online at http://docs.lib.purdue.edu/jtrp/176.

Papagiannakis, A.T., et al., NCHRP Synthesis of Highway Practice 386: High Speed Weigh-in-Motion System Calibration Practices, Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., 2008. This report is available at http://www.trb.org/news/blurb_detail.asp?id=9955.

Quinley, R., Session 6-WIM Site Selection and Session 7-WIM Site Pavement Preparation and Considerations, FHWA WIM/Traffic Workshop, Raleigh, NC, Feb 24-26, 2009.

State's Successful Practices Weigh-in-Motion Handbook, Federal Highway Administration, Washington, D.C., 1997. WIM Data Analysts are referred to section 7.3 for WIM Data QC procedures followed by Caltrans in the mid 1990s. This report is available from http://www.ctre.iastate.edu/research/wim_pdf/Secti7.pdf (pdf, 1.20 Mb).

Traffic Analysis Software Volume 1-User's Guide Draft, Long Term Pavement Performance, Federal Highway Administration, McLean, VA, 2008. A copy of this guide can be obtained by contacting LTPP Customer Service at ltppinfo@dot.gov.

Traffic Monitoring Guide, Federal Highway Administration, Washington, D.C., 2001. This document is available at http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/ohim/tmguide/.

Vehicle Travel Information System (VTRIS), Federal Highway Administration, Website can be accessed at http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/ohim/ohimvtis.cfm. The FHWA W-Tables (Truck Weight Data Summaries) can be accessed at https://apps.fhwa.dot.gov/VTRIS/default.aspx.

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