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Showing posts with label Transportation Engineering. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Transportation Engineering. Show all posts
What is Asphalt Prime Coat?

What is Asphalt Prime Coat?

February 26, 2018 No comments:
The shear strength of the final asphalt product is affected by the quality of the asphalt prime coat applied.  Asphalt Prime Coat is also...
Right of Way - Definition - Width - Roads - Highways

Right of Way - Definition - Width - Roads - Highways

November 23, 2017 No comments:
When you’re into dealing with different pieces of land or in highway engineering, you need to figure out what is right of way width for a ro...
Special Considerations while aligning Highways on hilly areas

Special Considerations while aligning Highways on hilly areas

August 13, 2017 No comments:
The position or the layout of the center line of the highway on the ground is called the alignment. The horizontal alignment includes the st...
Marshall Mix Design Procedure

Marshall Mix Design Procedure

September 29, 2016 No comments:
The word asphalt, asphaltic concrete, bituminous mixes all is pointing to the same things almost. The shining blackish paved road we ride al...
Road Intersection | Type of Road Intersection - Highway and Road Crossings

Road Intersection | Type of Road Intersection - Highway and Road Crossings

July 02, 2016 No comments:
Intersection is an area shared by two or more roads. This area is designated for the vehicles to turn to different directions to reach the...
Mass Transit System - Impacts, Advantages and Disadvantages

Mass Transit System - Impacts, Advantages and Disadvantages

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Mass transportation is any kind of transportation system in which large numbers of people are carried within a single vehicle or combinati...
Straddling Bus in Spotlight as Transit Elevated Bus (TEB) System [VIDEO]

Straddling Bus in Spotlight as Transit Elevated Bus (TEB) System [VIDEO]

May 27, 2016 No comments:
Tired of traffic jams and tail gas? The design of electric "straddling buses" lets cars drive underneath them, and can help redu...
What are the functions of different components of a typical expansion joint?

What are the functions of different components of a typical expansion joint?

February 29, 2016 No comments:
We all know that concrete is vulnerable to temperature changes it usually shrinks and expands due to some temperature variations, in such a...
What is Right of Way (ROW)

What is Right of Way (ROW)

January 26, 2016 No comments:
Right of Way (ROW)is something that civil engineers work with a lot. It’s on virtually all of the surveys that we use. It’s a key point tha...
8+ Important Points regarding Designing of Asphalt and Bitumen Pavements Mixture

8+ Important Points regarding Designing of Asphalt and Bitumen Pavements Mixture

December 26, 2015 No comments:
The overall objective for the design of bituminous paving mixtures is to determine, within the limits of the project specifications, a cost...