This chapter includes the following sections: Fundamentals of Geometric Design (of highways) [Highway Types, Design Controls, Sight Distance, Simple Highway Curves]; Basic Design Applications [Horizontal Alignment, Vertical Alignment, Cross Section Elements, Intersections, Aesthetic and General Considerations, Design Aids]; Special Design Applications [Design of Complex Highway Curves, Sight Distance Needs for Trucks, Design Considerations for RRR Projects]; Economic Evaluation; and Summary: Key Considerations.

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    CRC Press

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  • Authors:
    • Easa, S M
  • Publication Date: 1995


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  • Accession Number: 00714684
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  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 30 1995 12:00AM