Description - Urban Transportation Systems by Sigurd Grava
Urban Transportation Systems is a complete guide to the types of transportation available to communities together with the technical tools needed to evaluate each for given circumstances. - Includes technical norms and specifications - Tools include capacity, cost, and land development calculations - Covers sprawl, traffic flow, and accessibility issues - Shows how to analyze alternatives and select the optimal system for a given community - Real-world focus - takes into account consumer transportation behavior and preferences
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(246mm x 196mm x 48mm)
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
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Author Biography - Sigurd Grava
SIGURD GRAVA is Vice President and Technical Director of Planning at Parsons Brinckerhoff Quade and Douglas, an international firm specializing in transportation. In this capacity, Mr. Grava has managed projects in 25 countries. He is also Professor of Urban Planning at Columbia University. Mr. Grava has authored many articles on transportation issues. He received his MA in Urban Planning and his Ph.D. in Transportation Planning from Columbia University.