DOUBLING HIGHWAY C-246, BETWEEN BELIVITGE AND THE AIRPORT AT PRAT

DESDOBLAMIENTO DE LA CARRETERA C-246, ENTRE BELIVITGE Y EL AEROPUERTO DEL PRAT

THE PROVINCIAL HIGHWAY ACCESS TO BARCELONA AIRPORT IS SUBJECT, PARTICULARLY IN SUMMER TO A HIGH MEAN TRAFFIC VOLUME WHICH HAS LED TO ITS CONVERSION TO A MOTORWAY OVER A LENGTH OF 5 KM, BY DOUBLING THE CARRIAGEWAY (WHICH GOES FROM 4 TO 8 LANES PER CARRIAGEWAY) AND BY CONSTRUCTING ACCESSES ADAPTED TO THE NEEDS OF THE HIGHWAY NETWORK. THE ACCESSES ARE GENERALLY OF THE TRUMPET TYPE WITH A ROUNDABOUT. TEN MAJOR STRUCTURES AND NINETY TWO SMALLER STRUCTURES WERE CONSTRUCTED; THE LENGTH OF THE SECTIONS AMOUNTED TO 13.5 KM AND 20% OF THE TOTAL COST PRICE CONSISTED OF THE COST OF EXPROPRIATION AND RE-LAYING OF SERVICES.

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  • Accession Number: 01293872
  • 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 4:21AM