NOISE PROTECTION PROGRAMME OF THE TOWN OF KARLSRUHE

SCHALLSCHUTZPROGRAMM DER STADT KARLSRUHE

Karlsruhe has started a programme of noise protection on roads which is to last 15 years. The paper presents a survey of measuring procedures being used, the establishment of a noise map, results, measures taken, and the financing of the programme. Because of the varying sensitivity to noise of the residential areas, the problem areas were included in a catalogue of measures and given a priority rating in accordance with existing noise levels. Noise protection measures mentioned are windows and ventilation devices, reducing the amount of traffic by means of diversions, walls, and use of lower-noise surfacings. (TRRL)

  • Corporate Authors:

    VDI Nachrichten

    Postfach 1139, Graf-Recke-Strasse 84
    4 Dusseldorf 1,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • Herbst, H
  • Publication Date: 1979

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 328-230
  • Serial:
    • Umwelt
    • Volume: 9
    • Issue Number: 4
    • Publisher: VDI Nachrichten

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00322133
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: May 21 1981 12:00AM