GEOMETRIC DESIGN OF STREETS AND HIGHWAYS

TIEN JA KADUN GEOMETRINEN SUUNNITTELU

This publication was prepared to serve as text book for the course of road design in the university. The focus is on the geometric design of highways. Separate sections deal with the design of streets and at- grade intersections. First, a background discussion of design aspects is provided. The topic areas handled are: design of cross-sections; road alignment; how to improve road geometry; design of routes for cycling and pedestrians; selection of type and design of at-grade junctions. Finally, use of automatic data processing in the design of streets and highways is discussed.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    TAMPEREEN TEKNILLINEN KORKEAKOULU - TIE- JA LIIKENNETEKNIIKKA

    KORKEAKOULUNKATU 3
    TAMPERE,   Finland  FIN-33100
  • Authors:
    • HARTIKAINEN, O-P
    • RAUHAMAKI, H
  • Publication Date: 1993

Language

  • Finnish

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 230 p.
  • Serial:
    • JULKAISU
    • Issue Number: 21
    • Publisher: TAMPERE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING
    • ISSN: 1238-2094

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00712179
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • ISBN: 951-722-032-4
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Oct 24 1995 12:00AM