TRUCK TRAVEL IN THE LOS ANGELES METROPOLITAN AREA

THIS ARTICLE PRESENTS ASPECTS OF TRUCK TRAVEL BAED ON INTERNAL ORIGIN-DESTINATION SURVEYS CONDUCTED IN CONNECTION WITH THE LOS ANGELES REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION STUDY (LARTS). THE SURVEYS ARE UNIQUE IN THAT FOR-HIRE TRUCKS AND OWNER OPERATED TRUCKS WERE INVENTORIED SEPARATELY, AND COMMODITY MOVEMENT WAS RECORDED. THIS PAPER DESCRIBES THE DESIGN AND QUALITY OF BOTH SURVEYS, DISCUSSES DOME CHARACTERISTICS OF TRUCK TRAVEL WHICH WERE OBSERVED IN COMPARING THE TWO TRUCK POPULATIONS, AND PRESENTS SOME ASPECTS OF COMMODITY MOVEMENT BY TRUCK.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Eno Transportation Foundation

    1250 I Street, NW, Suite 750
    Washington, DC  USA  20005
  • Authors:
    • Hoel, L A
  • Publication Date: 1964-10

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 535-53
  • Serial:
    • Traffic Quarterly
    • Volume: 18
    • Issue Number: 4
    • Publisher: Eno Transportation Foundation
    • ISSN: 0041-0713

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00202139
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 2001 12:00AM