WORKSHOP 1. WEIGH-IN-MOTION FOR ROAD INFRASTRUCTURE AND FREIGHT TRANSPORT

Oct. 7, Monday. 08:00-11:30

Capital Suite 5

Chair: Mr. Bernard JACOB, Secretary of PIARC TC B.4, IFSTTAR, France
Co-Chair: Mr. Aleš ŽNIDARIČ, Member of PIARC TC D.3, ZAG, Slovenia

The workshops are an integral part of the Congress programme. They take place in parallel with the sessions. They are more interactive than the sessions and are more practical. There is no simultaneous translation.

Session 1: WIM data for infrastructure assessment and management

• Chair: Mr. Aleš ŽNIDARIČ

Load measurements by WIM, data required and quality
• Mr. Bernard JACOB

Bridge assessment and monitoring
• Mr. Aleš ŽNIDARIČ

Pavement issues (structural fatigue, surface wear - rutting, polishing -) and effect of different loading case (e.g. multiple axles, dynamic effects...)
• Mr. Margo Briessinck, MOW, Belgium

Use of WIM data for implementing IAP/SIAP strategies
• Ms Claude ROSPARS, IFSTTAR, France

Panel discussion 1
• Moderator: Mr. Aleš ŽNIDARIČ
• Speaker: Mr. Pierre GILLES, SPW, Belgium, Mr. Nicolas BARDOU, Cofiroute, France

Break 09:30- 10:00

Session 2: WIM for optimizing a freight transport system

• Chair: Mr. Bernard JACOB

Compliance of weights and dimensions and fair competition
• Mr. Aleš ŽNIDARIČ

Approach of the Walloon legal metrology for WIM free-flow direct enforcement
• Jehan BOREUX, Adriana ANTOFIE, Pierre GILLES, SPW, Belgium

Economical perspective, road pricing and tolling
• Ms. Ghislaine BAILLEMONT, APRR, France

Weight and dimension regulation and PBS approach
• Mr. Karel KURAL, HAN University, The Netherlands

Panel discussion 2
• Moderator: Mr. Bernard JACOB
• Speakers: FHWA, Trafikverket, IRU

Conclusion