Friday, 13 July 2018

Requirement of an Ideal Highway Alignment ||Highway Engineering||

The basic requirements of an ideal highway alignment 

Described under the following heads:
             The alignment should be short so as to make the road project economical.To meet this requirement ,the alignment should be as straight as possible.

           The alignment should be such that it is easy to construct and maintain the road with minimum problems.

          The alignment should be safe for traffic operation.It should be safe for construction and maintenance of road.

                     The alignment should be economical in its cost of construction ,maintenance and traffic operations.

              The alignment should be such that it would offer maximum utility by serving maximum population and products.

6.Natural aspects:-
                          The alignment should have good natural aspect.