PROVISIONAL GUIDELINES FOR SOUND PROTECTION ON ROADS. 1975 EDITION

VORLAEUFIGE RICHTLINIE FUER DEN SCHALLSCHUTZ AN STRASSEN. AUSGABE 1975

IN THE CONSTRUCTION OR MAJOR ALTERATION OF PUBLIC ROADS THERE MUST BE A GUARANTEE THAT THERE CAN BE NO IMPAIRMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT THROUGH TRAFFIC NOISES, WHICH IS AVOIDABLE ACCORDING TO THE PRESENT STATE OF TECHNOLOGY. THESE GUIDELINES ARE INTENDED TO PROVIDE THE ROAD DESIGNER WITH THE REQUISITE KNOWLEDGE, TO SHOW HOW THE SOUND EMMISSION FROM ROADS CAN BE DETERMINED, AND THE MEASURES BY WHICH IT MAY BE REDUCED. IN PARTICULAR THE FOLLOWING ARE DEALT WITH: CONCEPTS AND DEFINITIONS; MEASUREMENT AND CALCULATION OF ROAD TRAFFIC NOISE; POSSIBILITIES OF NOISE REDUCTION BY MEANS OF PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTIONAL MEASURES AND TRAFFIC CONTROL; CALCULATION OF NOISE LEVEL REDUCTION BY SHIELDING. THE REQUIREMENTS OF PRACTICAL APPLICATION LEAD TO CERTAIN SIMPLIFICATIONS; NUMEROUS EXAMPLES IN THE APPENDIX ILLUSTRATE THE APPLICATION. THESE PROVISIONAL GUIDELINES WILL REQUIRE AMENDMENT AFTER PUBLICATION OF THE ROAD NOISE PROTECTION ORDER.

  • Corporate Authors:

    FORSCHUNGSGESELLSCHAFT FUER DAS STRASSENWESEN

    MAASTRICHTER STRASSE 45
    KOELN,   DEUTSCHLAND BR  D-5000

    Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt)

    Brüderstraße 53
    Bergisch Gladbach,   Germany  51427

    FORSCHUNGSGESELLSCHAFT F. D. STRASSENWESEN

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  • Publication Date: 1975

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Pagination: 139P

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01303340
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Forschungsgesellschaft für Straßen- und Verkehrswesen (FGSV)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 9:02AM