effects of oil field development on rural highways
Read Online

effects of oil field development on rural highways by Mason, John M.

  • 708 Want to read
  • ·
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Texas Transportation Institute, Texas A&M University System in College Station, Tex .
Written in English



  • Texas


  • Roads -- Texas -- Maintenance and repair -- Costs.,
  • Oil fields -- Texas -- Costs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby John M. Mason, Mark J. Metyko, N.J. Rowan.
SeriesResearch report / Texas Transportation Institute ;, 299-1, Research report (Texas Transportation Institute) ;, 299-1.
ContributionsMetyko, Mark J., Rowan, Neilon J., Texas. State Dept. of Highways and Public Transportation.
LC ClassificationsHE203 .T43 no. 299-1, HE356.T4 .T43 no. 299-1
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 81 p. :
Number of Pages81
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3145056M
LC Control Number82622787

Download effects of oil field development on rural highways


1assistant professor of Rural Development Department, College of Agriculture E-mail: [email protected] 2assistant professor of Rural Development Department, College of Agriculture 3Graduated student of rural development, College of Agriculture Introduction Oil as the main raw material and energy supply in the world is important. Oil field traffic is identified and an estimate of increased annual cost associated with a reduced pavement serviceability is determined. Identification of oil field traffic through photographic do Cited by: 6. Effects of Oil Field Development on Rural Highways. August23, PREFACE Selected aspects of truck traffic on the Texas highway system are discussed in this paper. and the effects on the highway system. Chapter 2 describes the highway cost allocation study now focuses upon the issue of legal underway in Texas. Chapter 3. The Effects of Oil Field Development on Flexible Pavement Networks: FMay Testing Procedures, Specifications, and Applications for Geofabrics in Highway Pavements: FAugust The Development of the RAMS - State Cost Estimating Program: FNovember Methodology for Assessing and Predicting the Effects of Oil Field.

THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE OIL INDUSTRY IN COOKE COUNTY THESIS Oil Field Wells and Their Production and Their Prodution- and books on geology and the oil industry. vi. CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION The Cooke County Background Cooke County, with a . of rural economic development and transportation, the current effects of North Carolina’s highway system on rural economies is less certain. Much of the state’s current road network was built out by the ’s, but roadway lane expansions and interstate highway extensions have been made since and are planned for the future. Despite the. Ahmed () put it "the most profound effect of infrastructure development could be on the attitude and values of rural households. Development of transport and communication infrastructure enhances the mobility of people and information through reduction in cost and time. The resulting increase in interaction. Michelle A. Gilders, Matthew A. Cronin, in The Natural History of an Arctic Oil Field, CONCLUSIONS. Oil exploration and development on the North Slope results in environmental change. The 14 producing oil fields comprised of five units and nine additional participating areas have physically altered ha (not including the Trans-Alaska pipeline) by mining gravel and placing gravel fill.

Get this from a library! Effects of highway development on rural lands. [Louis A Vargha; Michigan State University. Highway Traffic Safety Center.; Michigan State University. Department of Agricultural Economics and Resource Development.; Michigan. State Highway Department.; United States. Bureau of Public Roads.]. Rural Roads and Local Economic Development Sam Asher and Paul Novosad January Abstract Nearly one billion people worldwide live in rural areas without access to national paved road networks. We estimate the impacts of India’s $40 billion national rural road con-struction program using a fuzzy regression discontinuity design and comprehensive. stimulating development. Rural roads infrastructure in Africa is a specific area of concern, as the development of such infrastructure has been neglected to a large extent in the past, thereby imposing significant limitations on growth and development of rural communities. An increased. In the last five years, oil field exploration and development has rapidly ex­ panded in Texas. Because of the resulting impact on rural roads, the Texas Depart­ ment of Highways and Public Transportation wanted to provide a means of predicting the present and future effects of .