He decidit obrir aquest fil per parlar sobre la transformació de la C-31 al Barcelonès Nord. Aquest tram de l'actual C-31 va ser construït el 1968-69 com a part de l'antiga A-19, via que enllaçava Glòries amb Mataró amb un model de pagament per peatge a partir de Montgat. Al seu pas per...
After reading about today's announcement that the A9 project will start two years earlier than planned, I decided to start a thread dedicated to Scotland's road projects.. there are quite a lot of in the pipleline!
The two biggest cities will (finally) be connected by motorway once the M8 is...
Istanbul tunnel funding ready for first quarter
ISTANBUL - Bloomberg
Friday, October 22, 2010
The funding for a $1.2 billion tunnel under Istanbul’s Bosphorus strait will be ready by the end of the first quarter, a group which was awarded the...
Hi! I have been replying to several posts here at SSC's Highways and Autobahns board for a while and this is my first time that I started a thread. The title of this thread will be the use of Interstate highways by other than motor vehicle traffic.
Before I go on further, the terms Interstate...
Which is your 'cruising' speed on a motorway? What about a normal 1+1 highway?
How fast have you ever gone on a motorway?
I usually drive with 130 - 140 km/h on a coutryside motorway. The highest speed I went was about 160 km/h, so not that fast.
On a normal 1+1 highway I usually go with 100...
I will post all pictures to the relevant threads later but I guess it's not a problem if I'll put the entire journey into a single thread at first.
Quick facts about the trip:
Distance: about 2160km
Time: 29 hours (including 9 hour stopeover to sleep)
Crew: bleetz (driver), Pansori (passenger...
This story has been in the news for about twenty years or more. Every so often "something seems to be about to happen" or (as on this occasion) a tragedy on the road leads to someone "calling for something to happen". This story is likely to run-and-run (unlike the road) for a long time, so I...
While a hot issue at the moment, are there any other countries besides the United States which can order contraflow on freeways?
Contraflow means all lanes can be used outbound, in order to speed up the evacuation of a city/coastal area.
Whats a difference between Mwy and Fwy?
Pacific Mwy bypasses the Gold Coast and then into NSW changes to Fwy. Then Ballina Bypass becomes Pacific Mwy. I have no idea whats the difference between Mwy and Fwy in sorts of places with similar environment?
Due for completion in 2010, Algeria’s $11.2 billion East-West Highway development is the world’s largest current highway construction project.
The development, financed by the Algerian Government, will extend 1,216km and ensure the link between Annaba in the north-east and Tlemcen in the...
SIVJET 7 MILION EURO PËR INFRASTRUKTURËN E RRUGËVE TË DUKAGJINIT
Në vazhdim të aktiviteteve të njëpasnjëshme të MTPT prej fillimit të këtij viti, sot në Banjë të Pejës u bë edhe përurimi i rrugës (projekt i qeverisë së mëparshme) Banjë e Pejës – Vrellë e Istogut e gjatë 6...
by popular demand;
M1: London - Leeds 191 miles
M2: Rochester - Faversham 26 miles
M3: London - Southampton 59 miles
M4: London - Pontarddulais 190 miles
M5: Walsall - Exeter 163 miles
M6: Catthorpe - Carlisle 227 miles
M6Toll: Birmingham bypass 27 miles
M8: Edinburgh -...
Toronto, Ontario to New York City, NY (and back)
Greetings. I have recently returned from a trip to NYC, and as I promised in the thread about interstates, I have taken some random photos of the drive. I was only taking pictures when I wasn't doing the driving, so there are big gaps in the...