STUDY OF TYPES OF HIGHWAY TERMINUS

LES ETUDES DE TERMINAUX ROUTIERS

THE METHODOLOGIES DESCRIBED REFER TO VARIOUS TYPES OF TERMINUS: ROAD FREIGHT TERMINUS (TRANSFER AND REDISTRIBUTION OF FREIGHT); ROAD CENTRES (RECEPTION OF LONG AND MEDIUM-DISTANCE LORRIES. THE COMBINATION OF A ROAD TERMINUS AND ROAD CENTRE FORMS A HIGHWAY COMPLEX); COACH STATION (WHERE EXCHANGES OF PASSENGERS BETWEEN DIFFERENT MODES OF TRANSPORT OCCUR). FOR EACH TYPE OF INSTALLATION STUDIES COMPRISE DIFFERENT CONVENTIONAL PHASES: PRELIMINARY STUDIES, FEASIBILITY STUDIES IF NECESSARY, PRE-PROJECT STUDIES. THIS ARTICLE DEALS MAINLY WITH METHODS OF PRELIMINARY AND FEASIBILITY STUDIES, OUTLINING ESPECIALLY: DATA COLLECTION AND SELECTION OF SURVEYS TO BE CARRIED OUT ON TRAFFIC, LEVEL OF DEMAND, BEHAVIOUR AND INTENTION OF USERS; SELECTION OF SITE; INSTALLATIONS; ESTABLISHMENT OF THE MASTER PLAN; CALCULATION OF ECONOMIC EFFICIENCY.

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  • Accession Number: 01289465
  • 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 1:47AM