TWO-WHEELED VEHICLES

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THE AIM OF THE RESEARCH IS (1) TO TAKE INTO ACCOUNT IN ROAD SURFACE CHARACTERISTICS THE PROBLEMS SPECIFIC TO TWO-WHEELED VEHICLES, WITH A VIEW TO INCREASING THE SAFETY OF ROAD SURFACES AS REGARDS TWO-WHEELED VEHICULAR TRAFFIC; (2) TO CONTINUE THE BIBLIOGRAPHIC STUDY; (3) TO STUDY THE SPECIFIC ASPECTS OF THE PROBLEM OF TWO-WHEELED VEHICLES. A DISTINCTION WILL BE MADE BETWEEN THE RELATIVE IMPORTANCE OF BICYCLES, MOPEDS, SMALL MOTORCYCLES UP TO 50 CC AND MOTORCYCLES OVER 50 CC. THE ROLE OF THE TYRE AND ITS CONTACT WITH THE ROAD SURFACE WILL BE INVESTIGATED. THE POSSIBLE USES TO WHICH THE TRACKS IN NANTES COULD BE PUT, WILL BE EXAMINED.

    Language

    • French

    Project

    • Status: Active
    • Contract Numbers:

      ITRD 1-02-28-9

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      MINISTERE DES TRANSPORTS (MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT)

      AVENUE DU PRESIDENT KENNEDY 32
      PARIS CEDEX 16,   France  F-75775

      MINISTERE DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT ET DU CADRE DE VIE (MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT AND QUALITY OF LIFE)

      BOULEVARD SAINT GERMAIN 244
      PARIS CEDEX 16,   France  F-75775
    • Project Managers:

      LAGANIER, R

    • Performing Organizations:

      LABORATOIRES DES PONTS ET CHAUSSEES - ROAD AND BRIDGE LABORATORIES

      BOULEVARD LEFEBVRE 58
      PARIS CEDEX 15,   France  F-75732
    • Start Date: 19780000
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 0
    • Source Data: ITRD F500790

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01293637
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
    • Contract Numbers: ITRD 1-02-28-9
    • Files: ITRD
    • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 4:13AM