Midterm report. Preliminary results and analyses (Summary)
Empresa Brasileira de Planejamento de Transportes; Brazilian Transportation Planning Agency; International Bank for Reconstruction and Development; Texas Research and Development Foundation; GEIPOT; DNER; Brazil. Departamento Nacional de Estradas de Rodagem; United Nations Development Programme; UNDP; Goiás (Brazil : State). Departamento de Estradas de Rodagem; DER-GO; Minas Gerais (Brazil). Departamento de Estradas de Rodagem; DERMG; World Bank; IBRD; TRDF
This summary of the project midterm report presents achievements
and results at Midterm. The accomplishments of the 150-
man research team are presented, and include preliminary equations
relating roadway characteristics to vehicle speed and fuel
consumption. The extent of vehicle overloads in Brazil is highlighted.
A program is outlined to update the combined MIT/TRRL/
World Bank Highway Design and Maintenance Standards Model (HDM) .
Spine of report binding cut and pages scanned on flatbed EPSON Expression 10000 XL; 400dpi; text/lineart - black and white - stored to Tiff Derivation: Abbyy Fine Reader v.9 work with PNG-format (black and white); Photoshop CS3; Adobe Acrobat v.9 Web display format