Click on the links below to download the various chapters of the
Truck Size and Weight Study. File sizes for each PDF file are given
in the table at the end of this listing.
If you prefer, you can also order the full
Truck Size and Weight Study on CD-ROM via
U.S. mail or Federal Express delivery.
Volume 1. Executive
Summary: Volume I synthesizes the findings presented in
Volume II and Volume III.
Volume 2. Issues and Background
Summary: Volume II, Background
and Issues, provides the basics necessary to bring a diverse audience
up to a common level of understanding. The following areas are covered:
- TS&W regulations;
- A description of the truck fleet and the trucking industry;
- Truck-rail competition;
- Shipper concerns;
- Highway safety and traffic operations;
- Highway infrastructure; and
- Enforcement issues.
3. Scenario Analysis
Summary: This volume
describes the Study's illustrative scenarios; provides information
on the evaluation process; and presents the analytical findings.
4. Guide to Documentation
IV walks the reader through the extensive documentation underlying