INTERSECTION CAPACITY OR EXCLUSIVE TURNING LANES-A COMPUTER PROGRAM AND NOMOGRAPHS

A COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR CAPACITY ANALYSIS FOR EXCLUSIVE TURNING LANES AT INTERSECTIONS IS DESCRIBED. THE COMPUTER PROGRAM IS BASED ON THE 1965 HIGHWAY CAPACITY MANUAL AND IS DESIGNED TO HANDLE LEFT-AND RIGHT-TURNING LANES WITH AND WITHOUT EXCLUSIVE TRAFFIC SIGNAL PHASING. IT CAN BE USED TO CALCULATE SERVICE VOLUME, APPROACH WIDTH, GREEN TIMES, CYCLE LENGTH, G/C RATION, AND, IN SOME CASES, LEVEL OF SERVICE. NOMOGRAPHS FOR GRAPHICAL SOLUTIONS FOR TURNING LANE CAPACITIES ARE PRESENTED. DESCRIPTIONS ARE GIVEN OF DECODING INSTRUCTIONS FOR DATA CARDS, INITIAL COMPUTER CHECKS, AND THE CALCULATIONS. /BPR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 38, pp 48-52
  • Authors:
    • May, A D
    • Hom, R E
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Accession Number: 00227794
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Traffic Systems Reviews & Abstracts
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:36AM