PLAN FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF BUENAVENTURA: STUDY OF THE ROADS AND MAIN TRANSPORT STATION

PLAN DE DESARROLLO PARA BUENAVENTURA: ESTUDIO DE VIAS Y CENTRAL DE TRANSPORTES

THE TOWN OF BUENAVENTURA IS THE FIRST COLOMBIAN PORT AS REGARDS THE MOVEMENT OF GOODS BUT ITS ONLY ACCESS ROAD, THE SIMON BOLIVAR ROAD WHICH LINKS IT TO THE REST OF COLOMBIA AND ITS NARROW STREETS CONGESTED BY INCREASED TRAFFIC REQUIRE A SOLUTION TO FACILITATE REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT. THE DEVELOPMENT PLAN OF BUENAVENTURA IS SUMMARIZED. THE TRAFFIC STUDIES CONDUCTED LEAD TO DECISIONS CONCERNING THE WIDENING AND MAINTENANCE OF THE SIMON BOLIVAR ROAD, THE PLANNING OF ROADS TO ABSORB TRAFFIC BETWEEN ZONES, THE IMPROVEMENT OF PAVEMENTS AND GEOMETRIC CHARACTERISTICS OF THE ACCESS ROADS TO SEVERAL ZONES IN THE TOWN, AND THE PLANNING OF A BUS STATION TO REGULATE THE INTER URBAN TRAFFIC FLOW.

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  • Pagination: 25-43
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  • Accession Number: 01289156
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 1:39AM