2 edition of Highway metrication found in the catalog.
D. G. Meacham
by Dept. of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Offices of Research and Development, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Washington, Springfield, Va
Written in English
|Statement||D.G. Meacham ... [et al.].|
|Series||Report - Federal Highway Administration ; no. FHWA-RD-76-110|
|Contributions||Ohio State University., Ohio. Dept. of Transportation., United States. Federal Highway Administration. Office of Research.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||13 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||13|
The interstate highway south of Tucson is the only one in the nation where the distance signs, among others, have been converted to the system of measurement used by . Metrication (or metrification) is the process of introducing the International System of Units, also known as SI units or the metric system, to replace a jurisdiction's traditional measuring gh U.S. customary units have been defined in terms of metric units since the 19th century, as of the United States is one of only three countries (the others being Myanmar and Liberia.
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Get this from a library. Highway metrication: executive summary. [D G Meacham; Ohio State University.; United States. Federal Highway Administration.;] -- The study purpose is to identify various problems which are likely to arise during highway metrication and to prepare a detailed plan for research aimed at solving conversion problems.
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One very visible result of metrication will eventually appear in connection with federally funded highways, which have received a mandate for metric road design. Inthe Federal Highway Administration (FHA) published a Roadway Design System Metric User Manual.
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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. Marciano says his young editor had no idea the United States had come within millimeters of metrication.
The book reveals a fascinating history of how this nation ended up keeping a. The FHWA Metric Conversion Plan was approved by the DOT Secretary on Oct. 31,and the Metric Conversion Policy was published in the Federal Register on J Revision of laws and regulations impeding metric conversion.
Inthe work group tackled maximum speed limit regulations and standard design criteria. For a brief period in the s and early '80s, the U.S. tried to switch over to the metric system, despite objections from real Americans that it was "Communist" or an "Arab plot." Metrication.
The National Transportation Library has begun a program to digitize and make freely available historical technical reports produced by the US Department of Transportation. This first installment of that program includes approximat pages published by the Federal Highway Administration. Metrication of roadside hardware.
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