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Development of Commodity Carrier Vehicle Trip Generation Model for Residential Area - A Case Study of Gurukul Area of Ahmedabad City


Parmar Rutwi , L.D. college of engineering, Ahmedabad; Dr. H.R. Varia, Tatva Institute of Technological Studies, Modasa


Vehicle Trip Generation, Origin-Destination, Goods Vehicles, Modeling


The performance of the transportation is a derived demand, both for passengers and freight transport alike. Goods movement, transportation things other than people, is addressed as a separate element. Goods movement covers all transportation methods by which freight and commodities are transported into and out of place of country. Trucking is an essential part of the goods movement system. Urban freight transport typically has an average share of 10% in the total urban transport. The aim of the paper is to determine origin-destination of goods vehicle. Understand freight transportation activity issue and its influence on regular traffic flow by traffic survey in study area. In this paper trip generation model developed for find total consumption of goods as per demand of various commodity types.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV3I30894
Published in: Volume : 3, Issue : 3
Publication Date: 01/06/2015
Page(s): 1726-1728

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