#7 HIGHWAY or TRANSPORTATION
Highways are the part of nation’s beauty. These highways add one city to another one for the transportation of people, luggage, and other accessories.
There are many types of roads called-
Major District Roads
Minor District Roads
Joints are too important for the rigid pavements because the joints are responsible for reducing stresses developed due to temperature variations. There are two type of joints-
- Longitudinal Joints
- Transverse Joints
The Transverse joints are subdivided into three categories-
- Expansion Joints
- Contraction Joints
- Construction Joints
Rigid Pavements are those which possess noteworthy flexural strength or flexural rigidity. The rigid pavements are generally made of Portland Cement Concrete (CC) and are therefore called ‘CC Pavements’. Plain cement concrete pavements slabs made of specified strength characteristics are laid, with or without steel reinforcement at the joints.
Flexible Pavements are those which on the whole have low or negligible flexural strength and are rather flexible in their structural action under the loads. Means, Flexible pavements are designed to pass the load immediately from the point where it occurs.
Highway Construction Embankment Construction Materials and General Requirements The materials used in embankments, subgrades, earthen, shoulders, and miscellaneous backfills shall be soil, moorum, gravel, a mixture of these. Clay having liquid limit exceeding…
6 Important Question on Tar (Highway Material) Q1. What do you know about Bitumen Emulsion? A1. A bitumen emulsion is a liquid product in which a substantial amount of bitumen is suspended in…
7 Important questions on Bituminous Materials Q1. What are the Bituminous Materials? A1. Bituminous materials are mainly of two types- BitumenTar Bitumen may be petroleum asphalt (bitumen) or native asphalt. Do you know?…
The traffic surveys for collecting traffic data are also called traffic census. These Studies help in deciding the geometric design feature and traffic control for safe and efficient traffic movements.
The basic objective of traffic engineering is to achieve free & rapid flow of traffic with the least no. of accidents. For these various studies are carried out. These studies are divided into-
Roads provide access to the outside world or the store around the corner. Roads take farm produce to market and children to school. Roads are the conduit of life’s activities.
NATIONAL HIGHWAY 2 A SUMMER TRAINING REPORT Submitted by Abhijeet Katiyar 1684000002 In partial fulfillment of industrial training for the award of the degree of BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN CIVIL ENGINEERING Rajkiya Engineering…
NATIONAL HIGHWAY 730 A SUMMER TRAINING REPORT Submitted by Abhijeet Katiyar 1684000002 In partial fulfillment of industrial training for the award of the degree of BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN CIVIL ENGINEERING Rajkiya Engineering…
Grade Separated Structures The type and location of various grade-separated structures (VUP, LVUP, PUP/ CUP, VOP) shall be as specified in Schedule ‘B’ of the Concession Agreement. In case the lateral/vertical clearance and…
GEOMETRIC DESIGN AND GENERAL FEATURES General This section lays down the standards for geometric design and general features for the six-lane divided carriageway.Where there is a constraint of ROW width in built-up sections,…