Advances in Civil Engineering has retracted the article titled “Calibration of the Live Load Factor for Highway Bridges with Different Requirements of Loading” [1].

The data are from the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) research project “P285 LRFD and LRFR Specifications for Permits and Fatigue Truck Loads” managed by Dr. Gongkang Fu, who did not provide permission to use these data or to use unpublished reports by Dr. Fu.

The Chief Editor has approved retraction, and the authors apologise.