Key Factor’s for Defining Traffic Volume and Delay over Rail Crossing under Mixed Traffic Condition: A Case Study of Kim Town
In Developing country the transportation network plays an important role in the sustainable growth of the city as well as the town. The study was related to a Kim town located near Surat city which is growing tremendously at very high growth rate. The study focused on the feasibility study of rail over crossing over railroad intersection. The economic analysis was carried out from the data like traffic volume, travel time, delay time. The Analysis was carried out on a different factor such as Fuel consumption, Congestion parameter, Value of travel time, Value of commodity, accident economics was carried out for replacing of railroad intersection by several alternatives. The study also aims to select the best alternative among the other alternative to avoid the congestion on railroad intersection.
Keywords - Railway crossing, Rural Area, Rail over Road, Level crossing.