15TH WORLD ROAD CONGRESS, MEXICO, OCTOBER 1975

ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONALE PERMANENTE DES CONGRES DE LA ROUTE - XVEME CONGRES MONDIAL DE LA ROUTE, MEXICO, OCTOBRE 1975

THE PERMANENT INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ROAD CONGRESSES (PIARC) COMPRISES NINE PERMANENT TECHNICAL COMMITTEES, EACH OF WHICH PRESENTED A REPORT ON ITS ACTIVITIES. EACH REPORT IS PUBLISHED IN A SEPARATE VOLUME: SKID RESISTANCE AND SMOOTHNESS; LOW-COST ROADS; HIGHWAY TUNNELS; WINTER TRAFFICABILITY; RIGID PAVEMENTS; FLEXIBLE PAVEMENTS; TRAFFIC AND SAFETY; ECONOMICS AND FINANCE; MATERIAL TESTING. FURTHERMORE, EACH PARTICIPATING COUNTRY PREPARED A REPORT ON A CERTAIN NUMBER OF QUESTIONS. THE QUESTIONS TREATED AT THE MEXICO CONGRESS ARE AS FOLLOWS: (1) DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF HIGHWAYS; (2) FLEXIBLE PAVEMENTS; (3) RIGID PAVEMENTS; (4) CHARACTERISTICS OF HIGHWAYS AND MOTORWAYS AS A FUNCTION OF THE TRAFFIC-HIGHWAYS AND MOTORWAYS IN RURAL AREAS; (5) URBAN ROAD NETWORKS; (6) THE HIGHWAY IN THE ENVIRONMENT; (7) ECONOMIC QUESTIONS; (8) LOW-COST ROADS - LIGHTLY TRAFFICKED ROADS. ON THE BASIS OF THE NATIONAL REPORTS, GENERAL REPORTS ARE DRAWN UP IN THE FORM OF SEPARATE PUBLICATIONS. ALSO PUBLISHED IN THE FORM OF SEPARATE PUBLICATIONS ARE TWO DISCUSSIONS ON THE FOLLOWING THEMES: (A) QUALITY CONTROL OF ROAD WORKS; (B) RENEWING OF THE ANTI SKID PROPERTIES OF PAVEMENTS. NO. 519, APRIL 1976 OF "REVUE GENERALE DES ROUTES" IS DEVOTED TO THE MEXICO 1975 CONGRESS. SEE IRRD ABSTRACTS NOS 104485 TO 104500. FOR THE ENGLISH VERSION, AVAILABLE AT TRRL, LIBRARY NO B7802639, SEE IRRD ABSTRACT NO 232529.

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    AIPCR

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  • Publication Date: 1975

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  • French

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  • Accession Number: 01296825
  • 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 6:06AM