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Design of Roads & Highways

An Guide for Civil & Highway Engineers involved in Design of Roads & Highways.

This section is suitable for practicing Civil Engineers, Road & Highway Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, Traffic Engineers, Graduates and Students in Engineering.

This section will provide a series of specialized articles for those involved in the Design of Roads & Highways for Urban and Rural development. A practical and simple approach is emphasized throughout, so quick references can be made. For more theoretical approach, readers are to refer to Book Sections.

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 Table of Contents


 Design Criteria

  1. Typical Cross-Sections
  2. Typical Junction Designs
  3. Road Layout and Planning
  4. Road Alignment
  5. Road & Highway Structures
  6. Traffic Signs
  7. Road Markings
  8. Sighting & Stopping Distances
  9. Design speeds.
  10. Soil & Geotechnical Investigations
  11. Pavement Design
  12. Roads in Peat & Swampy Soils

 Design Methods 

  1. Design Procedures for a 20km Rural Road Systems
  2. Design Pocedures for an Urban Road System
  3. Design of a Y-Junction in an Industrial Park 
  4. Design of a T-Junction in an Urban Setting
  5. Planning of Roading system for a Housing Estate 

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Authur- Philip Goh (B.Sc, MIEM, P.Eng. MICE, C.Eng)
MEC Engineers, Civil & Structural Engineer


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