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