INTRODUCING NEW TECHNOLOGY FOR WINTER ROAD MAINTENANCE IN LITHUANIA

The objective of this research is to determine the effect of new technology for road winter maintenance in Lithuania. Data comparing two methods used for ice are presented: the traditional method (spreading dry salt and sand), and the new method (spreading salt in a solution). Comparison was done in accordance with the following criteria: traffic safety, environmental effects, economy of materials, costs of winter maintenance machinery, economy of expenditure. The data show the positive effect of the new technology.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 368-372

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00662982
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 19 1994 12:00AM