Weigh-in-Motion (WIM)

WIM

"Weigh-in-Motion (WIM) devices are designed to capture and record axle weights and gross vehicle weights as vehicles drive over a measurement site. Unlike static scales, WIM systems are capable of measuring vehicles traveling at a reduced or normal traffic speed and do not require the vehicle to come to a stop. This makes the weighing process more efficient, and, in the case of commercial vehicles, allows for trucks under the weight limit to bypass static scales or inspection." -- wikipedia.org


WIM Headquarters Contacts: Email: Phone:
Stan Norikane, Transportation Engineer stanley.norikane@dot.ca.gov (916) 654-5651
Linda Savinelli, Transportation Engineer linda.savinelli@dot.ca.gov (916) 654-7375
Vicki Dickey, Staff Services Analyst vicki.dickey@dot.ca.gov (916) 654-6403

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