TRB’s Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 81: Winter Design Storm Factor Determination for Airports identifies the relevant factors in defining a winter design storm for use in sizing airport deicing runoff management systems and components.
The guidebook also provides a decision support tool for identifying an appropriate winter design storm for an airport-specific project; a review of regulations as they pertain to deicing runoff; and suggestions for target levels of service, including the acceptable level of risk of the designed system not meeting performance standards.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2012. Winter Design Storm Factor Determination for Airports. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/22693.
|Section 1 - Introduction||1-2|
|Section 2 - Strategies for Selecting and Applying Winter Design Storm Factors||3-8|
|Section 3 - Decision Support Tool||9-20|
|Section 4 - Case Studies||21-44|
|Appendix A - Regulatory Implications of Defining Winter Design Storms||46-50|
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