MUTCD Drawings & Guidance

"Improving Safety, Efficiency & Traffic Flows In & Around Work Zones"®



MUTCD Presentation


picture_as_pdf NCUTCD / MUTCD Presentation
Comparison drawings with and without Mobile Barriers.

picture_as_pdf Florida Drawings



Guidance & Recommendations


picture_as_pdf Portable Positive Protection Guidance
A Guide for Short Duration and Short Term Work Zones. Based on Material Developed by ATSSA for the FHWA Work Zone Safety Grant Program.

picture_as_pdf MB Recommends Shadow Stretching Adjusting to Heavier Traffic (Roads & Bridges, June 2016).
Mobile Barriers recommends use of a heavy in-lane shadow vehicle or blocker (eg a dump truck loaded to around 50,000 lbs with signage and TMA) 300’/100m behind the MBT-1 where heavy commercial vehicles comprise a high proportion of prevailing traffic..



MUTCD Drawings






Other Drawings






Swept Path Analysis


Swept Path Analysis – Work Zone Arrival-Departure* [0.7MB]:


Swept Path Analysis – 300’ Cloverleaf/Fixed Axle* [0.7MB]:



* Swept Path Analysis & Turn Radius available though AutoTurn software by Transoft Solutions www.transoftsolutions.com. Swept Path analysis model files for fixed and steerable rear axles available upon request for Transoft AutoTURN and Autodesk Vehicle Tracking.