Alternatives to Design Speed for Selection of Roadway Design Criteria

The objective of this research is to recommend comprehensive improvements or augmentations to the design-speed approach for setting geometric design criteria. This research is intended to apply to all types of roads.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $325000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 15-25

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW, Suite 225
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Derr, B

  • Performing Organizations:

    Midwest Research Institute

    425 Volker Boulevard
    Kansas City, MO  United States  64110-2299
  • Principal Investigators:

    Harwood, Douglas

  • Start Date: 20040513
  • Expected Completion Date: 20080731
  • Actual Completion Date: 20080731
  • Source Data: RiP Project 9000

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01548864
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 15-25
  • Files: RIP
  • Created Date: Dec 28 2014 1:00AM