Highways: An Architectural Approach

Highways: An Architectural Approach

by Lester Abbey

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1992)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781468465174
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 02/25/2012
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1992
Pages: 319
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Part 1: Planning. Overview. Alternatives. Multiple use and joint development. Part 2: Preliminary design. Mapping. Construction materials and foundations. Water. Pavements. Environment. Geometry. Part 3: Final design. Earthwork. Drainage and erosion control. Structures. Intersections and interchanges. Roadside. Right-of-way. Plans, specifications and estimates. Construction. Contracts and risk management. Part 4: Construction. Contracts and risk management. Construction items. Safety. Inspection. Part 5: Operation. Traffic. Maintenance. Intelligent Vehicle/Highway Systems (IVHS). Index.

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