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    • 3D design terrain models for construction plans and GPS control of highway construction equipment 

      Hanna, Awad; Hintz, Cassie; Vonderohe, Alan (National Center for Freight and Infrastructure Research and Education, 2010-03)
      Use of Global Positioning System (GPS) technology to guide earth-moving equipment is quickly becoming common place in transportation facilities construction because it speeds project delivery and cuts costs. A requirement ...
    • GIS tool to measure performance of winter highway operations 

      Vonderohe, Alan; Blazquez, Carola; Brezovar, Nick; Hong, Sungchul; Lauters, Jason; Adams, Teresa M. (Midwest Regional University Transportation Center, 2006-08)
      A five-year research effort (fifth-year funding through MRUTC) culminated in development, implementation, and installation of a GIS application for assessing performance of winter highway applications. The software accepts ...
    • Implementation of GPS controlled highway construction equipment - phase II 

      Vonderohe, Alan (National Center for Freight and Infrastructure Research and Education, 2008-01)
      During 2006, WisDOT and the Construction Materials and Support Center at UW-Madison worked together to develop a specification and QC/QA procedures for GPS machine guidance on highway construction grading operations. These ...
    • Implementation of GPS controlled highway construction equipment - phase III 

      Vonderohe, Alan (National Center for Freight and Infrastructure Research and Education, 2009-02)
      Beginning in 2006, WisDOT and the Construction Material and Support Center (CMSC) at UW-Madison worked together to develop the specifications and the QA/QC procedures for GPS machine guidance on highway grading projects. ...