RESULTS OF A TRAFFIC SURVEY UNDERTAKEN ON THE GERMAN/AUSTRIAN BORDER

VERKEHRSUNTERSUCHUNG DEUTSCH-OESTERREICHISCHER GRENZRAUM. ERGEBNISSE

THIS STUDY, WHICH WAS COMMISSIONED BY ECMT, IS INTENDED AS AN AID TO ROAD PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTIONAL MEASURES ALONG THE BORDER BETWEEN AUSTRIA AND GERMANY. THE OBJECT OF THE WORK WAS (1) TO DETERMINE EXPECTED TRAFFIC DEVELOPMENT; (2) TO DERIVE FROM THIS THE ROAD CONSTRUCTION MEASURES REQUIRED AND TO PLAN THEIR EXECUTION; AND (3) TO RECONCILE THE DEVELOPMENT PLANS OF BOTH COUNTRIES. THE STUDY COVERED 13 BORDER CROSSINGS, AND THE FOLLOWING JOURNEY TYPES WERE DETERMINED AND ANALYSED AT SET TIMES IN WINTER, SPRING AND SUMMER: FREIGHT TRAFFIC, PROFESSIONAL TRAFFIC, LEISURE TRAFFIC, HOLIDAY TRAFFIC AND LOCAL RECREATIONAL TRAFFIC. FORECASTS AND TRAFFIC ASSIGNMENTS WERE DRAWN UP FOR FOUR CASES OF PLANNING. THIS VOLUME CONTAINS A SUMMARY OF THE MOST IMPORTANT RESULTS, AND COMMENTS ON AND MAKES RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE BORDER CROSSINGS AND THE ROADS LEADING TO THEM. THE INDIVIDUAL RESULTS OF THE ANALYSIS AND FORECAST ARE CONTAINED IN TWO VOLUMES ALREADY PUBLISHED IN 1972 AND 1975 UNDER THE SAME TITLE.

  • Corporate Authors:

    BUNDESMINISTERIUM FUER BAUTEN UND TECHNIK

    STUBENRING 1
    WIEN,   Austria  A-1011

    BUNDESMINISTER FUER VERKEHR

    POSTFACH 20 01 00
    BONN,   Germany  D-5300
  • Authors:
    • DORFWIRTH, J R
    • SCHAECHTERLE, K
  • Publication Date: 1977

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Pagination: 60P

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01302139
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 8:31AM