This study gathers information on current practices that senior managers at transportation agencies use to make network-level decisions on resource allocations for their bridge programs. In particular, the study explores how agency bridge management systems are employed in this process. Information was gathered through a review of literature on U.S. and international bridge management, a survey of U.S. and Canadian transportation agencies, and 15 in-depth interviews with state DOT executive and bridge managers.Alabama DOT, ABIMS User Guide, Maintenance Bureau, Alabama Department of Transportation, Montgomery, 2006. American ... Cambridge Systematics, Inc., Pontis Release 4.4 Usera#39;s Manual, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, Washington, D.C., 2006b. ... 15, 2007). FHWA (Federal Highway Administration), aA National Call for Bridge Preservation, a Focus, Report anbsp;...
|Title||:||Bridge Management Systems for Transportation Agency Decision Making|
|Author||:||Michael J. Markow, William Albert Hyman|
|Publisher||:||Transportation Research Board - 2009-01-01|