HIGHWAY COSTS: A STUDY OF HIGHWAY COSTS AND MOTOR VEHICLE PAYMENTS IN THE UNITED STATES

CONTENTS: HIGHWAYS, A PUBLIC UTILITY THE PUBLIC UTILITY CONCEPT PRINCIPLES TO BE APPLIED ACCORDING TO THE PUBLIC UTILITY CONCEPT HIGHWAYS OF A STATE A SINGLE UTILITY THE GENERAL TAXPAYER AND THE HIGHWAY USER PUBLIC UTILITY CONCEPT AND HIGHWAY FINANCE PRINCIPLES OF UTILITY FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING THE SALTER PLAN THE ONTARIO REPORT THE BASIC PERIOD PLAN THE BASIC YEAR ANNUAL COSTS SERVICE LIVES OF RURAL HIGHWAY ELEMENTS SERVICE LIFE OF CITY STREETS PRIOR INVESTMENT CARIED OVER INTO 1921-1932 PERIOD COSTS CHARGEABLE TO MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATORS COSTS AND PAYMENTS ALLOCATION OF ANNUAL COSTS BETWEEN VARIOUS CLASSES OF MOTOR VEHICLES BASES OF ALLOCATION THE BASIC VEHICLE AND THE BASIC ROAD PAVEMENT CLASSIFICATION SQUARE ROOT OF THE WHEEL LOAD BASIS FOR ALLOCATION OF CAPITAL COST RELATION OF PAVEMENT THICKNESS TO COST OF FLEXIBLE PAVEMENTS GRADING EARTH ROADS STRUCTURES ADDITIONAL WIDTH AND OTHER FACTORS IN DESIGN OF HIGHWAYS EFFECT OF VEHICLE WIDTHS ON PAVEMENT WIDTHS EFFECT OF VOLUME OF MIXED TRAFFIC EFFECT OF VEHICLE SPEEDS ON PAVEMENT WIDTH ALIGNMENT GRADIENTS STRUCTURES ADDITIONAL COSTS OF 'OTHER FACTORS' MAINTENANCE FACTORS AFFECTING MAINTENANCE COSTS ON PAVED ROADS EARTH ROAD MAINTENANCE GRAVEL ROADS, MACADAM, SAND-CLAY, AND LIGHT BITUMINOUS WEARING COATS PLACED UPON SUCH PAVEMENTS COMMENTS ON ABRASION AS A FACTOR IN MAINTENANCE OF UNTREATED ROADS PAVEMENTS CONSISTING OF BITUMINOUS WEARING COURSES LAID UPON GRAVEL AND MACADAM BASES HIGH-TYPE RIGID PAVEMENTS ALLOCATION OF COSTS BASES OF ALLOCATION CAPITAL AND MAINTENANCE COSTS NATIONAL VERSUS STATE DATA 1932 AS ILLUSTRATION.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 165 Pp, 19 FIG, 43 TAB, 3 PHOT, 17 APP
  • Corporate Authors:

    Association of American Railroads

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60605
  • Authors:
    • Breed, C B
    • Older, C
    • Downs, W S
  • Publication Date: 1939-1-30

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  • Accession Number: 00201439
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 24 1994 12:00AM