TRB Webinar: Incorporating Oversize/Overweight Data into Transportation Planning
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When: Tuesday, May 16, 2017
2:00 PM
Where: United States

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TRB will conduct a webinar on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that features research from theNational Cooperative Highway Research Program(NCHRP)’sReport 830: Multistate, Multi-modal, Oversize/Overweight Transportation.

This webinar features a procedural guide for identifying and accommodating the diverse permitting requirements for transporting oversize/overweight (OSOW) freight from one jurisdiction to another across the United States. The presenters will demonstrate how OSOW data may be used to identify OSOW corridors and make transportation investment decisions. Presenters will also provide examples of how to use this data.

This webinar is eligible for 1.5 Certification Maintenance Credits from the American Institute of Certified Planners.

Webinar Presenters
  • Alex Marach,CPCS Transcom Limited
  • Shelley Latham,Perkins STC
Moderated by: John Fuller,University of Iowa

Webinar Outline
  1. Overview of NCHRP Project
  2. OSOW permitting and the potential applications of those data
  3. Carrier perspective on issues encountered when moving OSOW freight
  4. Examples of states and provinces that enable safe and efficient movement of freight
  5. Question and answer session
The first 60 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions. The Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP) categorizes this webinar activity as relating to health, safety, and welfare including core technical.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
  • Understand OSOW freight movement
  • Identify the potential uses of OSOW data in freight planning

Registration Information

There is no fee for employees ofTRB SponsorsorTRB Sustaining Affiliateswho register using their work email address. In addition to employees of TRB sponsor organizations, the following are eligible to receive complimentary webinar registration:
  • TRB and National Academies employees;
  • Chairs of TRB standing committees, sections, or groups;
  • CRP panel members who were involved with developing the report or project that is the subject of the webinar;
  • Members of the media;
  • Employees of tribal governments; and
  • Members of Congress or their staff.
Other sites must pay $55 per site. View ourpricing pagefor details.

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. You can go to the following website to submit your registration:

American Institute of Certified Planners Certification Maintenance Credits

This webinar is approved by the American Institute of Certified Planners for 1.5 Certification Maintenance Credits. Please make sure that you register for this session and log-in using the link that TRB provides to your email account. We use this as your record that you attended this session. TRB only maintains the records of attendees who use their email address to log into the webinar, and cannot verify attendance of individuals who view the webinar without personally logging into the session.

Please visit the Certification Maintenance section of APA’s website, Certification Maintenance webpage at [] to claim your credits. You may use the following steps:

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Registration questions? Contact Reggie Gillum