STUDY OF NOISE NUISANCE DUE TO RAPID URBAN HIGHWAYS: SURVEY AMONG 1000 ROADSIDE RESIDENTS

ETUDE DES NUISANCES SONORES DUES AUX VOIES RAPIDES URBAINES : ENQUETE AUPRES DE 1000 RIVERAINS

THE DIRECTORATE OF HIGHWAYS AND OF HIGHWAY TRAFFIC HAS COMMISSIONED THE CENTRE FOR THE STUDY OF NOISE NUISANCE OF THE TRANSPORT RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF THE ELEMENTS NECESSARY FOR ESTABLISHING REFERENCE STANDARDS FOR NOISE LEVELS WHICH SHOULD NOT BE EXCEEDED ON THE BOUNDARIES OF MAIN TRAFFIC ARTERIES. THIS STUDY WAS ALSO INTENDED TO DEFINE THE ASPECTS OF THE DISCOMFORT, THE OCCASIONS WHEN IT ARISES, AND TO A LESSER DEGREE THE ACTIVITIES DISTURBED; TO DETERMINE THE VARIATION IN THE DISCOMFORT THRESHOLDS AS A FUNCTION OF THE DATA OTHER THAN NOISE. THIS STUDY WAS REPORTED IN REVUE GENERALE DES ROUTES ET DES AERODROMES, NO 527, JANUARY 1977, PP.49-51.

  • Corporate Authors:

    INSTITUT DE RECHERCHE DES TRANSPORTS

    AVENUE SALVADOR ALLENDE 109
    BRON,   France  F-69672
  • Authors:
    • VALLET, M
    • PAGE, M A
    • FAVRE, B
    • MAURIN, M
    • PACHIAUDI, G
  • Publication Date: 1974-11

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  • French

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  • Pagination: 88P

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01296140
  • 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 5:48AM