This guide reviews current operational arrangements, indicates best practices and suggests the way ahead. To reflect the complexities of the subject the Guide covers operational requirements for winter maintenance; weather forecasting; support technology, research and development; specialist plant and transport; and the role of privatization. The Guide has been designed as an aide memoire for experienced highways managers, and to promote discussion and contribute to establishing best value benchmarks. It will also provide valuable guidance for young engineers and the junior staff who are engaged in this work.West Glamorgan County Council, in conjunction with Systems Guidance Ltd, have developed a vehicle-tracking system that enables highway engineers to accurately monitor the activity of spreading vehicles using a geographical informationanbsp;...
|Title||:||Highway Winter Maintenance|
|Author||:||The Institution of Civil Engineers|
|Publisher||:||Thomas Telford - 2000-01-01|