EVENNESS, LIGHT AND SOUND PROPERTIES OF CARRIAGEWAY SURFACES

EBENHEIT, LICHT- UND SCHALLTECHNISCHE EIGENSCHAFTEN DER FAHRBAHNOBERFLAECHE

WITH INCREASING TRAFFIC DENSITIES AND HIGH SPEEDS, THE REQUIREMENT OF IMPROVED ROAD SAFETY AND QUALITY OF TRAFFIC FLOW, INCREASING ATTENTION MUST BE GIVEN TO LIGHT AND SOUND PROPERTIES OF THE PAVEMENT SURFACE AS WELL AS ITS EVENNESS (OR UNEVENNESS) AND ITS SKID RESISTANCE PROPERTIES. THE PRESENT STATE OF KNOWLEDGE OF THE FIRST THREE SUBJECTS IS OUTLINED, AS IT APPEARS IN PRACTICE. PARTICULAR ATTENTION IS DEVOTED TO THE ROLE OF PEOPLE IN THE DETERMINATION OF BOUNDARIES FOR SAFETY, USEFULNESS AND COMFORT OF HIGHWAYS.

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Pagination: 6-12
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01303477
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Forschungsgesellschaft für Straßen- und Verkehrswesen (FGSV)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 9:04AM