Design of Transport Infrastructure 2018
The course provides an understanding of: • The derivation of the current UK road design standard: TD9: Highway Link Design • The role of safety in highway design • How to apply geometric design standards • Calculation of horizontal and vertical alignment • Introduction to basic highway modelling on computers • Research into design speed, operating speed and geometric consistency • Principles of junction design • Junction capacity assessment • Introduction to road pavements, materials, traffic loading, design and maintenance The first two days may be attended as an independent course, ‘Highway Geometric Design’.
- Event Type:
- Workshops/Training Courses
- Feb. 12-16, 2018
- School of Engineering, Newcastle University
- Newcastle upon Tyne , UK