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Transportation Engineering- I

Transportation Engineering- I

Published by uLektz

Course Code:PCCI4302

Author:uLektz

University: Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT)

Regulation:2010

Categories:Civil

Format : ico_bookePUB3 (DRM Protected)

Type :eBook

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Description :Transportation Engineering- I of PCCI4302 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT) for regulation 2010. Author: uLektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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Topics
UNIT-I MODES OF TRANSPORTATION AND GEOMETRIC DESIGN

1.1 Modes of transportation

1.2 Importance of highway transportation

1.3 History of road construction

1.4 Principle of highway planning, road development plans, highway alignments requirements, engineering surveys for highway location

1.5 Geometric design - Design controls

1.6 Highway cross section elements, cross slope or camber, road width, road margins

1.7 Typical cross sections of roads, design speed, sight distance

1.8 Design of horizontal and vertical alignments, horizontal and vertical curves

UNIT-II HIGHWAY MATERIALS, TRAFFIC ENGINEERING AND TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT

2.1 Highway Materials - Properties of subgrade, sub-base, base course and surface course materials

2.2 Test on subgrade soil, aggregates and bituminous materials

2.3 Traffic Engineering definition , fundamentals of traffic flow

2.4 Traffic management, prevention of road accidents

2.5 Elements of transport planning, highway drainage

2.6 Pavement failures and maintenance, strengthening

UNIT-III DESIGN OF FLEXIBLE AND RIGID PAVEMENT

3.1 Factors affecting flexible pavement and rigid pavement design

3.2 Introduction to IRC method of pavement design

3.3 Construction procedure of flexible and rigid pavements

3.4 Bridge site selection, economic span of bridge, bridge superstructures, foundations, sub-structures and approaches

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