Degradation is a major issue faced by transport infrastructures. Its negative effects and the associated maintenance costs are usually studied through degradation modelling. Current models for individual infrastructures are experiencing limitations in modern multimodal transport networks. This paper starts the discussion towards a system-wide infrastructure condition prediction model, giving emphasis to network-level interconnections and the commonalities in the degradation of different infrastructures. ...
1 Aug 2015
Volume: 65 Issue: 8 Pages: 625-641