This book is a successor to the book by the same title, originally published in 1951. This seventh edition presents the broad field of highway engineering as it is currently practiced. The book contains the following chapters: Introduction; Highway Administration; Transportation Planning; Highway Evaluation; Driver, Pedestrian, and Vehicle Characteristics; Traffic Characteristics; Geometric Design of Highways; Roadside Design; Intersections, Interchanges, and Parking Facilities; Highway Mass Transit Facilities; Traffic Engineering; Drainage and Drainage Structures; Surveys, Plans and Estimates; Contracts and Supervision; Highway Materials; Flexible Pavement Design; Earthwork Operations and Equipment; Bases, Subbases, and Low Cost Surfaces; High-type Bituminous Pavements; Concrete Pavements; Highway Maintenance and Rehabilitation.

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    John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated

    111 River Street
    Hoboken, NJ  United States  07030-6000
  • Authors:
    • Wright, P H
    • Dixon, K
  • Publication Date: 2004


  • English

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  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 677 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00989494
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 047146461X
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 6 2005 12:00AM