Emphasizing current trends and technology, this volume provides concise date on planning, design, construction, maintenance, and operation of highway systems. It is written by fifty practicing professionals, all recognized authorities in their fields. The book includes practical information on integrating highways with their physical environments, controlling noise and air pollution, increasing the efficiency of existing highways, and conserving energy and other natural resources. It thoroughly covers such topics as highway policies and administration, economics, safety, route location, geometric design, traffic control, right of way acquisition, drainage, subgrades, foundations, landscape development, equality control, cost estimation, maintenance, and snow and ice control.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Van Nostrand Reinhold

    115 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10003
  • Authors:
    • Baker, R F
  • Publication Date: 1975

Media Info

  • Pagination: 894 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00125770
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 16 1975 12:00AM