COST 323 publications and deliverables
The Final Report of the COST 323 action (WIM-LOAD, 1993-98) was finally published by
the Laboratoire Cnetral des Ponts et Chaussées, as a 550 page book. It contains all
the work performed by the International group of 25 experts from 18 European
countries, including a 10 language glossary of terms, the analysis of needs and
requirements, the European Specification on WIM, the description of the European
WIM database, the results of all the large scale WIM tests carried out from 1993 until
1998, and several reports on application of WIM to pavement and bridge engineering,
traffic monitoring and enforcement. It presents the most up to date volume on WIM available at the moment.
Printed books can be ordered for 80 Euro by sending the Order form to the specified address.
The remaining deliverables, produced by the COST 323 committee, are:
COST 323 Weigh in Motion of Road vehicles, Proceedings of the Second European conference on WIM, Lisbon, Portugal, 14-16 September 1998, ISBN 92-828-3677-0, ECSC-EEC-EAEC, Brussels, Luxembourg, 124 pages
COST 323 - Pesage en marche des véhicules routieres, Actes finaux, 2ème conférence européene, Lisbonne, Portugal, 14-16 Septembre 1998, ISBN 92-828-3678-9, ECSC-EEC-EAEC, Brussels, Luxembourg, 510 pages
Database of WIM sites, November 1998, LCPC/LROP/ZAG
Glossary of WIM terms, November 1998, ZAG/LCPC/LROP
Portable and multiple-sensor WIM systems trial (Trappes, France, June 1996), November 1998, TUV, expected also in French
COST 323 Weigh in Motion of Road vehicles, Pre-proceedings of the Second European conference on WIM, Lisbon, Portugal, 14-16 September 1998, ISBN 92-828-3676-2, ECSC-EEC-EAEC, Brussels, Luxembourg, 474 pages
European specifications on weigh-in-motion of road vehicles, Draft 3.0, August 1999, LCPC
Test of WIM systems on an Urban Road (Zurich, 1993-1995), Final report, May 1997, ETH
Collection and analysis of requirements as regards weighing vehicles in motion, First version, January 1997, BRRC
Post-proceedings of the First European conference on WIM, Zürich, Switzerland, March 8th to 10th, 1995, ISBN 3-9521034-0-3, 359 pages, also in French and German, ETH
Pre-proceedings of First European conference on WIM, Zürich, Switzerland, March 8th to 10th, 1995, 466 pages, ETH
You can order several of the above publications by downloading order forms and sending them to the specified addresses.
Check also the official COST 323 page on the CORDIS server.
Last updated on 30th
of July, 2003, by A. Znidaric