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


Kishnani Madhuri, Juremalani Jayesh, N.B Parmar
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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.

Kishnani Madhuri, Juremalani Jayesh, N.B Parmar

Widening, lane width, traffic study, congestion

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 1 | January-Febuary - 2016
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2016-02-29 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
409-411 IJSRSET1621100   Technoscience Academy

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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-Febuary-2016.
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