2003 - Africa - Guideline to the Design of Low Volume Sealed Roads
This Guideline captures best regional and international practice in all aspects of LVSR provision. It is not a prescriptive document but,rather, provides guidance to users so as to ensure that well-considered decisions are
made. The development of the Guideline has benefi ted from the close involvement of practitioners in the region.
The Guideline presents a major departure from traditional practice in all aspects of LVSR provision by examining procedures, practices and methods used in:
- planning, appraisal and environment
- construction and drainage
- geometric design and road safety
- pavement design, materials and surfacing
The Guideline promotes the use of a holistic approach to LVSR’s, which recognizes that criteria need to be satisfied in the different and often interacting dimensions of road provision.
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