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Accommodating oversize and overweight loads: technical report

Description: "In this report the research project resulted in a statewide map recommending primary and alternate Oversize/ overweight (OS/OW)route networks for the most common origins and destinations based on historical Motor Carrier Division data. Keeping strategic routes open for OS/OW loads and minimizing the number of reroutes along the way will reduce the impedance and unknowns in this critical segment of the motor carrier industry."
Date: July 2012
Creator: Middleton, Daniel R.; Li, Yingfeng; Le, Jerry & Koncz, Nicholas

An Audit Report on Contract Management at the Department of Motor Vehicles

Description: Report of the Texas State Auditor's Office related to determining whether the Department of Motor Vehicles (Department) procures contracted goods and services in accordance with applicable state laws, rules, and Department policies and procedures to help ensure that the State's financial interests are protected, and whether the Department has processes and related controls to help ensure that contractors perform according to the terms of their contracts and that the Department processes contractor payments in accordance with applicable state laws, rules, Office of the Comptroller of Public Accounts requirements, and Department policies and procedures.
Date: July 2012
Creator: Texas. Office of the State Auditor.

An Audit Report on the ReHabWorks System at the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services

Description: Report of the Texas State Auditor's Office related to determining whether the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (Department) has developed and implemented the ReHabWorks System in a manner to help ensure achievement of intended goals within anticipated time frames and budgets, and whether there are controls in the ReHabWorks System to help ensure current and future functionality, completeness, and security for the Division for Rehabilitation Services and the Division for Blind Services.
Date: July 2012
Creator: Texas. Office of the State Auditor.

An Audit Report on the Water Infrastructure Fund at the Water Development Board

Description: Report of the Texas State Auditor's Office related to determining whether the Water Development Board (Agency) has processes and controls for the Water Infrastructure Fund that are designed and operating to help ensure that the Agency provides financial assistance to projects that are eligible for Water Infrastructure Fund funding, prioritizes funding decisions in accordance with statute and Agency policy; determines that loan recipients meet criteria for financial soundness, and adequately monitors projects.
Date: July 2012
Creator: Texas. Office of the State Auditor.

Comparison Between Vehicular Emissions from Real-World In-Use Testing and EPA MOVES Estimation

Description: This research study developed a methodology to perform mandatory dynamometer vehicular emissions tests on real roads, performed on-road emissions tests, and compared the test results to the estimates using the current EPA emissions estimation model.
Date: July 2012
Creator: Lee, Doh-Won; Johnson, Jeremy; Lv, Jinpeng; Novak, Kristen & Zietsman, Josias

Development of Texas Transportation Institute's asphalt compaction monitoring system

Description: "In recent years, the Texas Department of Transportation has made significant progress with the development and implementation of new technologies to measure the uniformity of new hot mix asphalt layer construction. In Project 0-6992, researchers took this check one step further by developing an accurate global positioning system tracking system for compaction rolling so that the compaction effort applied can be monitored for 100 percent of the new surface. This report presents details of the hardware and software developed in this study. The system was field tested on a number of new overlay projects in Texas."
Date: July 2012
Creator: Liu, Wenting; Scullion, Thomas & Kassem, Emad

Enhancement and Outreach for the Active Management Screening Tool

Description: This document reports on the enhancement of and outreach for an active management screening tool. The purpose of the Active Management Screening Tool (AMST) is to help agencies better assess the potential of active management strategies for their region within the congestion management process (CMP). It is structured to provide beneficial information and guidance related to active management strategies in all areas and levels of transportation planning." (Abstract).
Date: July 2012
Creator: Kuhn, Beverly T.