IMPROVEMENT IN CABLE BARRIER DESIGN

THIS PAPER PRESENTS A REVIEW OF CURRENT PRACTICE IN HIGHWAY BARRIER DESIGN, WITH PARTICULAR EMPHASIS ON CABLE BARRIERS, AND NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL EXPERIENCE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF A MATHEMATICAL MODEL OF VEHICLE-BARRIER DYNAMICS AND THE DESIGN OF EXPERIMENTS TO VALIDATE THE MODEL. THE IMPORTANCE OF A NUMBER OF DESIGN DETAILS ON BARRIER PERFORMANCE IS DISCUSSED AND RELATED TO OTHER BARRIERS IN CURRENT USE. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Rept No LTR-ST.621
  • Corporate Authors:

    Nairobi University /Kenya

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  • Authors:
    • McCaffrey, G F
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: 28 00 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00203893
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Nat Safety Council Safety Res Info Serv
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 11 1974 12:00AM