IMPROVEMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF ROADS IN THE IVORY COAST

AMELIORATION ET ENTRETIEN DES ROUTES EN COTE D'IVOIRE

THE PRESENT ROAD NETWORK IN THE IVORY COAST REPRESENTS AN OVERALL INVESTMENT BETWEEN 160 AND 200 MILLIARD CFA FRANCS. ADEQUATE MAINTENANCE IS NECESSARY FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE COUNTRY. A MAINTENANCE POLICY AGAINST THE DAMAGE CAUSED BY THE TRAFFIC, ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE MUST BE SET UP BY ENGINEERS AND ROAD TECHNICIANS. ROAD MAINTENANCE MUST AIM AT MAINTAINING AN ADEQUATE LEVEL OF SERVICE FOR THE USER, COMPATIBLE WITH THE NEEDS TO BE FULFILLED AND THE TECHNICAL CONSTRUCTIONAL OR DESIGN CHARACTERISTICS. THIS REPORT REVIEWS METHODS OF ROAD MAINTENANCE IN THE IVORY COAST AND CURRENT IMPROVEMENTS TO THE ROAD NETWORK. DATA ARE PRESENTED ON THE EXISTING ROAD NETWORK AND THE GENERAL ORGANIZATION OF THE MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS. FOR THE COVERING ABSTRACT, SEE IRRD ABSTRACT NO 104729.

  • Authors:
    • DIBI
  • Publication Date: 1976-10-24

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  • French

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  • Accession Number: 01302322
  • 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 8:36AM