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Utp

  1. 1. Urban Transportation System Urban Transportation , Problems & its Identification 7/22/2013 5:22 AM Sahil Baviskar- 090060106063 Prashant Patel- 090060106066 Meet Patel- 090060106020 Jimmy Patel- 090060106047 CIVIL VII SEM Professor: Hiren Jariwala (M. Tech.- Planning)
  2. 2. Content • Urbanization • Urban Transportation System • Trips • Modes of transportation • Problems & Identification • Solution Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  3. 3. What is Urbanization ? • Urbanization is an index of transformation from traditional rural economics to modern industrial one . • A process of switch from spread out pattern of human settlement to one of concentrated in Urban centers . Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  4. 4. In Simple Words • Urbanization is when land is used for non agricultural activities . • Industrialization • Commercial and Industrial Development . Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  5. 5. For Example • Dubai before Urbanization (1990) & after Urbanization (2003). Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  6. 6. Urban-Transportation System • A system can be defined as an organized or connected group or set of objects , principles or ideas related by some common function , goal or belief . • The means of transportation , methods , system of transportation in Urbanized areas can be stated as Urban – Transportation System . Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  7. 7. Trips • A Trip is a one way person movement by mechanized mode of transport having starting & end origin a destination . • In simple words it’s a journey from starting point to ending point and returning to starting point . Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  8. 8. What is the purpose of trip in Urban Areas ? Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  9. 9. Typical Urban Day Trips by Modes, Origins and Destinations Home Work School (drop off child) Restaurant Shopping mall 8:00 AM Carpool 8:15 AM Drive alone 12:30 PM Walk 1:30 PM Walk5:30 PM Drive alone 7:00 PM Drive alone 8:30 PM Drive alone Passengers Freight 7:00 AM Garbage pickup 1:30 AM Delivery 2:30 AM Return 10:30 PM Delivery 10:45 PM Return 10:00 AM Parcel Drop off 10:05 AM Parcel Pickup Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  10. 10. Modes Of Transportation • Airlines • Road ways • Railways • Trams • Metros • Ferry • Cable Propelled Transits • Rapid Transits Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  11. 11. Problems Due to Urban Transportation • Due to concentrated development problems are created . • Transportation System also creates problems . • The larger the city larger the Transportation problems . Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  12. 12. Problems due to Urban Transportation • Traffic Congestion • Parking Difficulties • Longer Commuting • Difficulties in Non-Motorized Transports • Loss of public space • Environmental impacts • Accidents & safety Urban Transportation System 7/22/2013 7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  13. 13. Identification & Solution • As said earlier the larger the city larger the problems due to transportation . • So for larger cities we should give attention & importance for solving these problems Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  14. 14. Traffic Congestion It is because lack of Management and re- development . Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  15. 15. Accidents This is also due to lack of management increase in number of Vehicles . Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  16. 16. Longer Commuting It is due to large traffic jams , air & noise pollution . Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  17. 17. Loss of Public Space It is due to space used for parking and roads other than Playgrounds & Gardens . Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  18. 18. Measures to be taken • Rapid Transit use for upcoming Traffic congestion. • Separate Lane for various type of vehicles . • Use of Public Vehicles to avoid Traffic jam . • Signal Light Timing for steady flow of traffic & avoiding accidents . • Walking and Cycling • Car Sharing • Re-Developing Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM
  19. 19. Urban Transportation System7/22/2013 5:22 AM

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