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Highway link design

  • R. J. Salter
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Abstract

The geometric design of new road links in the United Kingdom is now undertaken in accordance with the Department of Transport Departmental Standard TD9/93 ‘Highway Link Design’. The overall requirement is that an alignment is provided for a design speed which is consistent with the anticipated vehicle speeds on the road.

Keywords

Transition Curve Lateral Acceleration Highway Traffic Horizontal Curvature Rural Road 
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References

  1. 1.
    Department of Transport, Highway Link Design, Departmental Standard, TD9/93, London (1983)Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    J.M. Houlton, The role of the computer in highway design, Sino—British Highways and Urban Traffic Conference, Beijing (1986)Google Scholar

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© Y. Salter and N. B. Hounsell 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. J. Salter
    • 1
  1. 1.University of BradfordUK

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