Capacity Expansion of two-lane Rural Road : A Case Study of Padra-Jambusar Road Vadodara

Authors(3) :-Kishnani Madhuri, Juremalani Jayesh, N.B Parmar

The decision of widening of highway is always a complex matter involving consideration of traffic flow, environment impact, land use and costs. The traffic conditions are examined by using different surveys like traffic volume count, spot speed and feasibility study of existing road with the help of HCM-2000(Highway Capacity Manual).Roadway factors including the lane width, lateral clearance, width of shoulders etc. Also have impact on traffic which may affect the speed of the vehicle, level of service and safety.

Authors and Affiliations

Kishnani Madhuri
Civil Engineering Department, Parul Institute of Engineering and Technology, Vadodara, Gujarat, India
Juremalani Jayesh
Civil Engineering Department, Parul Institute of Engineering and Technology, Vadodara, Gujarat, India
N.B Parmar
Civil Engineering Department, Parul Institute of Engineering and Technology, Vadodara, Gujarat, India

Widening, lane width, traffic study, congestion

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 1 | January-February 2016
Date of Publication : 2016-02-29
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 409-411
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET1621100
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

Cite This Article :

Kishnani Madhuri, Juremalani Jayesh, N.B Parmar, " Capacity Expansion of two-lane Rural Road : A Case Study of Padra-Jambusar Road Vadodara, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp.409-411, January-February-2016.
Journal URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET1621100

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