Design Speed Choices for Canadian Roads

The overall objective of this project was to provide a review of design speed choices and the implications of recent research for the 1999 Transportation Association of Canada Geometric Design Guide. The report recommends that an operating speed approach be adopted for Canadian rural two-lane highways. A detailed methodology is presented.


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    • Status: Completed
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Transportation Association of Canada

      2323 St Laurent Boulevard
      Ottawa, Ontario  Canada  K1G 4J8
    • Performing Organizations:

      Canadian Highways Institute, Limited

      95 Edendale Cresent
      Alberta,     T3A 3W9
    • Principal Investigators:

      Morrall, J

    • Start Date: 20020000
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20020000
    • Source Data: RiP Project 10876

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01458637
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Transportation Association of Canada
    • Contract Numbers: 200305RT345E
    • Files: RiP
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 12:47PM