GUIDELINES FOR THE SELECTION OF AN INTERCHANGE CONFIGURATION

THE INTERCHANGE DESIGN PRINCIPLES DEVELOPED IN THIS RESEARCH FORMED THE BASIS FOR TWO TYPES OF EVALUATION CRITERIA: OPERATIONAL AND DESIGN FACTORS, AND COMMUNITY DISRUPTION FACTORS. THE EVALUATION METHODOLOGY FOR SELECTION OF AN INTERCHANGE CONFIGURATION FOR A PARTICULAR LOCATION HAS THE FOLLOWING SEGMENTS: SCRUTINIZE THE EVALUATION CRITERIA TO DETERMINE WHICH ONES ARE RELEVANT; ESTIMATE THE INITIAL COST OF EACH REASONABLE ALTERNATIVE INTERCHANGE DESIGN; DEVELOP AN EFFECTIVENESS PROFILE FOR EACH SUCH ALTERNATIVE DESIGN; AND COMPARE THE INITIAL COST AND THE EFFECTIVENESS PROFILE FOR EACH ALTERNATIVE DESIGN AND SELECT AN INTERCHANGE CONFIGURATION. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • JHRP REPT NO 23
  • Corporate Authors:

    Purdue University/Indiana Department of Transportation JHRP

    Purdue University, School of Civil Engineering
    West Lafayette, IN  USA  47907-1284
  • Authors:
    • Mulinazzi, T E
  • Publication Date: 1973-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: 199 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00203865
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 20 1974 12:00AM