Highway Research Record

I.HIGHWAY PLANNING, MANAGEMENT, PERFORMANCE EVALUATION AND INSTRUMENTATION
1. HIGHWAY PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT
NEW PROJECTS
Road Project Appraisal Process in India

Duration: December 2004 to January 2005
Central Road Research Institute, New Delhi (R)

Scope and Objectives
The TRL, UK has commissioned by DFID, UK to revise the existing ORN-5 ‘A Guide to Road Project Appraisal (1988)’. In this regard CRRI has been entrusted by the TRL to prepare a country paper on Road Project Appraisal Process followed in India.

Conclusion

Accordingly, a country paper was prepared covering various issues like road planning, institutional and administrative framework, road project appraisal process, procedure for economic analysis, road geometric, pavement design, software tools for highways design, and environment and social issues, which is being practiced in the country.

Reports
Road Project Appraisal Process Report has been finalized and submitted to TRL, UK.