Safer Roads and JunctionsDutch Design TechniquesLove Cycling, go DutchCycle ConferenceManchester, 20 November 2012Wim van ...
Basic principles  Human being as measure of things →  → design from cyclists’ point of viewDutch Design Techniques        ...
Bicycle-inclusive Planning and Design   Dutch design manual   Content:   •  Basic principles   •  Main requirements   •  N...
How to design Bicycle facilities Sustainable Safety                                                  Function             ...
How to design Bicycle facilities      Road categorization      Through roads: Long distance traffic          Segregated...
5 main requirementsSafety                                                   Directness                               Cohes...
Network                                                 •  Complete                                                 •  Com...
Routes                                           •  From Origin to Destination                                           •...
Sections                                           •  Separation                                           •  Width       ...
Junction / crossing                                           •  Type                                           •  Give wa...
Bicycle parking                                           •  All Origins and Destinations                                 ...
Focus on main roadsDistributor roads  Sustainable Safety  Cyclist get everywhere  Separate bicycle path  Priority to c...
Thank you for your attention!wim.van.der.wijk@rhdhv.com+31 6 10914420www.royalhaskoningdhv.comwww.royalhaskoning.co.ukDutc...
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Wim van der wijk safer roads and junctions manchester

  1. 1. Safer Roads and JunctionsDutch Design TechniquesLove Cycling, go DutchCycle ConferenceManchester, 20 November 2012Wim van der Wijk
  2. 2. Basic principles Human being as measure of things → → design from cyclists’ point of viewDutch Design Techniques Page 2Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  3. 3. Bicycle-inclusive Planning and Design Dutch design manual Content: •  Basic principles •  Main requirements •  Network •  Routes •  Sections •  Junctions / crossings •  Bicycle parking •  Additional subjects www.crow.nlDutch Design Techniques Page 3Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  4. 4. How to design Bicycle facilities Sustainable Safety Function of road Function, form and use in balance, from road safety point of view Design Use of road of road function: use of the road as intended by the road authority design: the physical design and layout properties of the infrastructure use: actual use of the infrastructure and behaviour of the road userDutch Design Techniques Page 4Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  5. 5. How to design Bicycle facilities  Road categorization  Through roads: Long distance traffic Segregated  Distributor roads: Connects areas facilities on  Access roads: Access to properties distributor roads  Urban area:Distributor road Access roadDutch Design Techniques Page 5Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  6. 6. 5 main requirementsSafety Directness Cohesion Applicable to: •  Network •  Routes •  Sections •  Junctions •  ParkingComfort AttractivenessDutch Design Techniques Page 6Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  7. 7. Network •  Complete •  Comprehensible •  Various routesDutch Design Techniques Page 7Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  8. 8. Routes •  From Origin to Destination •  Comprehensible •  Safe and ComfortableArnhem Bemmel Elst NijmegenDutch Design Techniques Page 8Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  9. 9. Sections •  Separation •  Width •  Pavement and AdditionsDutch Design Techniques Page 9Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  10. 10. Junction / crossing •  Type •  Give way •  Traffic calming / attentionDutch Design Techniques Page 10Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  11. 11. Bicycle parking •  All Origins and Destinations •  Safe and secure •  ComfortableDutch Design Techniques Page 11Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  12. 12. Focus on main roadsDistributor roads  Sustainable Safety  Cyclist get everywhere  Separate bicycle path  Priority to cyclists (along with cars)  Crossing facilitiesDutch Design Techniques Page 12Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012
  13. 13. Thank you for your attention!wim.van.der.wijk@rhdhv.com+31 6 10914420www.royalhaskoningdhv.comwww.royalhaskoning.co.ukDutch Design Techniques Page 13Cycle Conference Manchester 20 November 2012

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