Accommodating Oversize/Overweight Vehicles at Roundabouts

The objectives of this project are to: (1) Compile current practice and research by various states and countries related to the effects that oversize/overweight vehicles (also called super loads) have on roundabout location, design and accommodation, and (2) Fill in information gaps with respect to roundabout design and operations for these classes of vehicles.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $225000
  • Contract Numbers:


  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Colorado Department of Transportation

    4201 East Arkansas Avenue
    Denver, CO  United States  80222

    Connecticut Department of Transportation

    2800 Berlin Turnpike
    Newington, CT  United States  06131

    Iowa Department of Transportation

    800 Lincoln Way
    Ames, IA  United States  50010

    Kansas Department of Transportation

    Eisenhower State Office Building
    700 SW Harrison Street
    Topeka, KS  United States  66603-3754

    Mississippi Department of Transportation

    P.O. Box 1850
    Jackson, MS  United States  39215-1850

    Ohio Department of Transportation

    Research Program
    1980 West Broad Street
    Columbus, OH  United States  43223

    Oregon Department of Transportation

    355 Capitol St. NE
    Salem, OR  United States  97301-3871

    Washington State Department of Transportation

    Transportation Building
    Olympia, WA  United States  98504

    Wisconsin Department of Transportation

    PO Box 7910
    4802 Sheboygan Avenue, Room 104
    Madison, WI  United States  53707-7910

    Mid-America Transportation Center-University of Nebraska-Lincoln


    Kansas State University Transportation Center


    Transoft Solutions

  • Project Managers:

    Montney, Rodney

  • Performing Organizations:

    Kansas State University

    Manhattan, KS  United States  66506
  • Principal Investigators:

    Russell, Eugene

  • Start Date: 20100101
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20111231
  • Source Data: RiP Project 29800

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01528647
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Contract Numbers: TPF-5(220)
  • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 22 2014 1:00AM