Optimum bridge site selection using network analysis tool : Al Muwaffaqiyah bridge in Iraq as a case study

Author

Ali, Abd al-Haqq Hadi Abd

Source

Journal of University of Babylon for Engineering Sciences

Issue

Vol. 26, Issue 2 (28 Feb. 2018), pp.192-203, 12 p.

Publisher

University of Babylon

Publication Date

2018-02-28

Country of Publication

Iraq

No. of Pages

12

Main Topic

Road Engineering

Abstract EN

The main objective of this research is to select the best site for the establishment of a new bridge on the Al Gharraf river within the limits of the Al Muwaffaqiyah region .

Al Muwaffaqiyah region is located in Wasit province in Iraq.

The study area is divided into multiple zones .

Three alternatives are proposed to construct the bridge site.

The best one is selected using network analyst tool of ArcGIS software depending on the largest number of routes passing between zones.

The route link between both sides of Al Gharraf river in Al Muwaffaqiyah region is one of the important projects in the city.

The project will provide a new crossing point on Al Gharraf river .

The proposed route will contribute to reduce traffic congestion depending on the foundations of planning and traffic so that gives the desired result of this project in terms of the location and importance of economic feasibility.الهدف الرئيسي من البحث هو أختيار الموقع الامثل لأنشاء جسر جديد على نهر الغراف ضمن حدو

American Psychological Association (APA)

Ali, Abd al-Haqq Hadi Abd. 2018. Optimum bridge site selection using network analysis tool : Al Muwaffaqiyah bridge in Iraq as a case study. Journal of University of Babylon for Engineering Sciences،Vol. 26, no. 2, pp.192-203.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-923537

Modern Language Association (MLA)

Ali, Abd al-Haqq Hadi Abd. Optimum bridge site selection using network analysis tool : Al Muwaffaqiyah bridge in Iraq as a case study. Journal of University of Babylon for Engineering Sciences Vol. 26, no. 2 (2018), pp.192-203.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-923537

American Medical Association (AMA)

Ali, Abd al-Haqq Hadi Abd. Optimum bridge site selection using network analysis tool : Al Muwaffaqiyah bridge in Iraq as a case study. Journal of University of Babylon for Engineering Sciences. 2018. Vol. 26, no. 2, pp.192-203.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-923537

Data Type

Journal Articles

Language

English

Notes

Includes bibliographical references : p. 213

Record ID

BIM-923537