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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Fundamentals and abatement of highway traffic noise : textbook and training course.
CORP Author United States. Federal Highway Administration.
Publisher Dept. of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration,
Year Published 1980
Report Number FHWA-DP-45-1R ; FHWA-RD-77-108
OCLC Number 08150780
Additional Subjects Traffic noise--United States ; Traffic noise--United States--Measurement ; Noise pollution--United States
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  TD893.6.T7F86 1980x Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 05/11/2007
Collation 1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 27 cm.
Cover title. "September 1980."
Contents Notes
This 2-section volume which provides supplemental information on barrier placement, materials, configuration and design together with conceptual ideas which may prove useful to noise barrier designers, briefly discusses the general principles of barrier attenuation and presents illustrative examples of some of the governing factors that are of concern to the designer through the development of an efficient, economical and aesthetically pleasing noise barrier. Construction details, costs and effectiveness are discussed of barriers that are in place or have been proposed throughout the country. Generalized construction drawings are also presented. Document 1 Highway noise glossary/bibliography. -- Document 2 Highway noise fundamentals. -- Document 3 Highway traffic noise sources. -- Document 4 Determination of reference energy mean emission levels. -- Document 5 Highway noise measurement. -- Document 6 Sound procedures for measuring highway noise. -- Document 7 FHWA Highway traffic noise prediction model. -- Document 8 Highway noise mitigation. -- Document 9 Highway construction noise : measurement, prediction and mitigation. -- Document 10 Highway noise study reports.