Truck Equivalency

The passenger car equivalent of trucks is developed for an entrance ramp location. The truck equivalent has been found to vary with the lane (left or right), volume, and percent trucks in the stream. Another variable -- speed -- may further affect the factor, and this will be included in further studies. The range In the truck equivalent was generally found to be from 0.9 to 1.3.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 20p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01665514
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA/NJ-68-009
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 5 2018 11:03AM