Highway and Bridge Surveys: Analytic Geometry in Highway Design And Layout: Progress Report of the Committee on Engineering Surveys of the Surveying and Mapping Division

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Committee on Engineering Surveys

Serial Information: Journal of the Surveying and Mapping Division, 1960, Vol. 86, Issue 2, Pg. 1-12


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract: This paper explains methods of using line equations in the computations for highway design and layout based on plane coordinates and demonstrates self-hecking computations. Only basic mathematics are involved. It is believed that the use of the methods as demonstrated will avoid errors and save engineering time in design and layout.

Subject Headings: Highway and road design | Bridge design | Highway bridges | Geomatic surveys | Computing in civil engineering | Mathematics

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