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superload

(ˈsuːpəˌləʊd)
n
(General Engineering) another name for live load
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Noun1.superload - a variable load on a structure (e.g. a bridge) such as moving traffic
load, loading, burden - weight to be borne or conveyed
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New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) -- NJDOT / Public Private Partnership of a Bentley-Hosted SUPERLOAD System for Oversize / Overweight Vehicle Permitting and Routing -- (Trenton, New Jersey, United States)
Spencer says the reason the superload permit can take a week is that they have to perform calculations to determine if each bridge can handle the requested load.
It was something me and Superload takes to the road A HUGE 243 tonne box load crawled its way along North Wales roads over the weekend.
By incorporating InspectTech services within our AssetWise platform, we will be uniquely able to fully serve bridge and other transportation owners with Bentley's bridge information modeling (BrIM) benefits including, for example, Exor linear referencing and incident management, and SUPERLOAD permitting.
Streamlining the delivery of superload (oversize/overweight) vehicle permits, making it easier and more efficient for businesses shipping heavy machinery and other goods to secure the proper certification.
AssetWise applications include SUPERLOAD, facilitating intelligent permitting and routing of oversize-overweight vehicles, and Optram, a decision support system enabling proactive management of railway assets.