1st Edition

Transport Infrastructure and Systems Proceedings of the AIIT International Congress on Transport Infrastructure and Systems (Rome, Italy, 10-12 April 2017)

Edited By Gianluca Dell'Acqua, Fred Wegman Copyright 2017
    1154 Pages
    by CRC Press

    Transport Infrastructure
    Asset management in transport infrastructure, financial viability of transport engineering projects/ Life cycle Cost Analysis, Life-Cycle Assessment and Sustainability Assessment of transport infrastructure/ Infrastructures financing and pricing with equity appraisal, operation optimization and energy management/ Low-Volume roads: planning, maintenance, operations, environmental and social issues/ Public-Private Partnership (PPP) experience in transport infrastructure in different countries and economic conditions/ Airport Pavement Management Systems, runway design and maintenance/ Port maintenance and development issues, technology relating to cargo handling, landside access, cruise operations/ Infrastructure Building Information Modelling (I-BIM) / Pavement design and innovative bituminous materials/ Recycling and re-use in road pavements, environmentally sustainable technologies/ Stone pavements, ancient roads and historic railways/ Cementitious stabilization of materials used in the rehabilitation of transportation infrastructure.

    Transport Systems
    Sustainable transport and the environment protection including green vehicles/ Urban transport, land use development, spatial and transport planning/ Bicycling, bike, bike-sharing systems, cycling mobility/ Human factor in transport systems/ Intelligent Mobility: emerging technologies to enable the smarter movement of people and goods/Airport landside: access roads, parking facilities, terminal facilities, aircraft apron and the azdjacent taxiway/ Transportation policy, planning and design, modelling and decision making/ Transport economics, finance and pricing issues, optimization problems, equity appraisal/ Road safety impact assessments, road safety audits, the management of road network safety and safety inspections/ Tunnels and underground structures: preventing incidents-accidents mitigating their effects for both people and goods/ Traffic flow characteristics, traffic control devices, work zone traffic control, highway capacity and quality of service/ Track-vehicle interactions in railway systems, capacity analysis of railway networks/ Risk assessment and safety in air and railway transport, reliability aspects/ Maritime transport and inland waterways transport research/ Intermodal freight transport: terminals and logistics.

    Transport infrastructure

    Deformation and strength of asphalt concrete under static and step loadings
    A.I. Iskakbayev, B.B. Teltayev & C. Oliviero Rossi

    Roundabout design guidelines: Case study of Croatia
    H. Pilko

    High modulus asphalt concrete for Ljubljana airport apron
    A. Ljubič

    Assessment of technologies for roadway energy harvesting
    S. Colagrande & M. Patermo

    Loss of life risk due to impacts of boulders on vehicles traveling along a very busy road
    P. Budetta, G. Forte & M. Nappi

    A big data approach to assess the influence of road pavement condition on truck fleet fuel consumption
    F. Perrotta, T. Parry & L. Neves

    Transparency and good governance as success factors in public private partnerships
    C. Queiroz & P. Reddel

    SUP&R ITN: An international training network on sustainable pavements and railways
    D. Lo Presti, G. Airey, M.C. Rubio & P. Marsac

    Climate resilient slope stabilization for transport infrastructures
    A. Faiz, B.H. Shah & A. Faiz

    Monitoring of railway track with light high efficiency systems
    S. Cafiso, B. Capace, C. D’Agostino, E. Delfino & A. Di Graziano

    Reference trajectories of vehicles for road alignment design
    G. Cantisani & G. Loprencipe

    Decoupling of wheel-rail lateral contact forces from wayside measurements
    D. Cortis, M. Bruner & G. Malavasi

    Design and maintenance of high-speed rail tracks: A comparison between ballasted and ballast-less solutions based on life cycle cost analysis
    M. Giunta & F.G. Pratico

    Instability exposure and risk assessment of strategic road corridors in a geomorphologically complex territory
    R. Pellicani, I. Argentiero & G. Spilotro

    Safety in the III Valico tunnels
    A. Focaracci

    AllBack2Pave: Towards a sustainable recycling of asphalt in wearing courses
    D. Lo Presti, G. Airey, M. Di Liberto, S. Noto, G. Di Mino, A. Blasl, G. Canon Falla & F. Wellner

    Feasibility and preliminary design of a new railway line in the Dolomites area of Veneto Region
    M. Pasetto, G. Giacomello, E. Pasquini & A. Baliello

    Investigation of the causes of runway excursions
    N. Distefano & S. Leonardi

    A review of sulfur extended asphalt modifiers: Feasibility and limitations
    S.E. Zoorob, C. Sangiorgi & S. Eskandersefat

    In-plant production of warm recycled mixtures produced with SBS modified bitumen: A case study
    A. Stimilli, F. Frigio, F. Canestrari & S. Sciolette

    Environmental and engineering performance assessment of biofilters and retention systems for pavement stormwater
    M. Bassani, L. Tefa, E. Comino, M. Rosso, F. Giurca, A. Garcia Perez, R. Ricci, F. Bertola & F. Canonico

    Slope hazards and risk engineering in the Canadian railway network through the Cordillera
    J.L. Rodriguez, R. Macciotta, M. Hendry, T. Edwards & T. Evans

    Computational model to conform aerodrome geometry to ICAO design standards
    E.J. Silva & N.D.F. Gualda

    A speed model for curves of two-lane rural highways based on continuous speed data
    R. Almeida, L. Vasconcelos & A. Bastos Silva

    Rheological characterization of cold bituminous mastics produced with different mineral additions
    C. Godenzoni, M. Bocci & A. Graziani

    A comprehensive methodology for the analysis of highway sight distance
    M. Castro, C. De Santos-Berbel & L. Iglesias

    Performance improvements of asphalt mixtures by dry addition of polymeric additives
    M. Ranieri, C. Celauro & L. Venturini

    An application of the parallel gradation technique to railway ballast
    M. Esposito, F.S. Capaldo, S. Andrisani & B. Festa

    Rolling resistance impact on a road pavement life cycle carbon footprint analysis
    L. Trupia, T. Parry, L. Neves & D. Lo Presti

    Intermediate stage traffic technical solution of prince Branimir Street in Zagreb
    M. Šimun, S. Mihalinac & K. Rehlicki

    Research and analysis of dolomite aggregate for resistance to fragmentation
    L. Šneideraitienė & D. Žilionienė

    Design vehicles and roundabout safety—review of Croatian design guidelines
    Š. Bezina, I. Stančerić & S. Ahac

    Laboratory investigation into the modification obtained of paving bitumen with different plastomeric polymers
    E. Saroufim, C. Celauro & N. Khalil

    Long-term monitoring of half warm mix recycled asphalt containing up to 100% RAP
    J.M. Lizarraga, A. Ramirez, P. Diaz, M. Martin & F. Guisado

    Fiscal commitments to encourage PPP projects in transport infrastructure
    N. Nose, C. Queiroz & M. Nose

    Mix design and volumetric analysis of hot recycled bituminous mixtures using a bio-additive
    E. Bocci, F. Cardone & A. Grilli

    A water curtain-based wayside protection system for tunnel fire safety
    S. Terribile, G. Malavasi, P. Firmi & A. Pranno

    3D control of obstacles in airport location studies
    D. Gavran, S. Fric, V. Ilić, F. Trpčevski & S. Vranjevac

    Environmental and economic assessment of pavement construction and management practices for enhancing pavement sustainability
    J. Santos, V. Cerezo, G. Flintsch & A. Ferreira

    Road route planning for transporting wind turbines in Europe
    F. Autelitano, E. Garilli & F. Giuliani

    The method of the friction diagram: New developments and possible applications
    P. Colonna, N. Berloco, P. Intini & V. Ranieri

    The relationships between familiarity and road accidents: Some case studies
    P. Intini, P. Colonna, N. Berloco, V. Ranieri & E. Ryeng

    Geotechnical asset management for Italian transport agencies: Implementation principles and concepts
    P. Mazzanti, P.D. Thompson, D.L. Beckstrand & D.A. Stanley

    Evaluation of workability of warm mix asphalt through CDI parameter and air voids
    D.M. Mocelin, L.A.T. Brito, M.G. Johnston, V.S. Alves, G.B. Colpo & J.A.P. Ceratti

    A laser profilometer prototype for applications in road pavement management system
    G. Cerni & A. Corradini

    Speed management in single carriageway roads: Speed limit setting through expert-based system
    N. Gregorio, A. Bastos Silva & A. Seco

    Effects of mineral fillers on bitumen mastic chemistry and rheology
    R.M. Alfaqawi, G. Airey, D. Lo Presti & J. Grenfell

    Functional and durability properties evaluation of open graded asphalt mixes
    V.M. Kolodziej, G. Triches, J.S. Ledezma, G.C. Carlesso, L.M. Jardin & R.M. Knabben

    Re-use in asphalt pavements of fillers from natural stone sawmilling sludge
    E. Santagata, O. Baglieri, L. Tsantilis, G. Chiappinelli & P.P. Riviera

    Risk compensation in a changing road environment
    A. Oikonomou, P. Tafidis, P. Kyriakidis, S. Basbas & I. Politis

    A PSO algorithm for designing 3D highway alignments adopting polynomial solutions
    G. Bosurgi, O. Pellegrino & G. Sollazzo

    QEMS. ANAS quality evaluation management system
    E. Cesolini, S. Oddone & S. Gregori

    Innovative approaches to implement road infrastructure concession through Public-Private Partnership (PPP) initiatives: A case study
    M. Arata, M. Petrangeli & F. Longo

    Highway functional classification in CIS countries
    V.V. Silyanov & J.I. Sodikov

    Efficient practices in railway ballast maintenance and quality assessment using GPR
    L.B. Ciampoli, A. Calvi, A. Benedetto, F. Tosti & A.M. Alani

    BIM experience in infrastructural large projects: Doha Metro—Al Jadeda Station al Matar B case study
    A. Ingletti, M. Scala & L. Chiacchiari

    The pavement management system for improving airports and roads infrastructures
    G. Battiato, L. Cosimi & C. Stratakos

    The use of porous asphalt for the improvement of the grading plan geometry and drainage of pavement surfaces on urban roads
    V. Ilić, M. Orešković, D. Gavran & I. Pančić

    Urban tracks for Light Rail Transit (LRT). Dublin experience
    M. Corsi

    Study on paving factors of stone path in campus based on characteristics of pedestrian walking
    Y. Yanqun, H. Qinwei, X. Meiling & Y. Sheng

    Performance evaluation of regenerated HMA with very high RAP content
    N.A. Alvarado Patino, J. Martinez & E. Lopez

    Finite element modelling of flexible pavement reinforced with geogrid
    G. Leonardi & R. Palamara

    Critical success factors for PPP infrastructure projects in India
    R.P. Pradhan, A. Verma, S. Dash, R.P. Maradana & K. Gaurav

    An on-ramp metering and speed control application on O1 freeway in Istanbul
    H.G. Demir & Y.K. Demir

    Transport infrastructure capacity calculations using green travelling planner
    I. Celiński, M. Staniek & G. Sierpiński

    The influence of road marking, shape of central island, and truck apron on total and truck accidents at roundabouts
    J. Kamla, T. Parry & A. Dawson

    A runway veer-off risk assessment based on frequency model: Part I. probability analysis
    L. Moretti, G. Cantisani, P. Di Mascio, S. Nichele & S. Caro

    A runway veer-off risk assessment based on frequency model: Part II. risk analysis
    L. Moretti, G. Cantisani, P. Di Mascio, S. Nichele & S. Caro

    Risk factors that increased accident severity at US railroad crossings from 2005 to 2015
    E. Dabbour

    Development of a road asset management system in Kazakhstan
    G. Bonin, S. Polizzotti, G. Loprencipe, N. Folino, C. Oliviero Rossi & B.B. Teltayev

    Building Information Modeling (BIM): Prospects for the development of railway infrastructure industry
    M. Leone, A. D’Andrea, G. Loprencipe, G. Malavasi & L. Bernardini

    Dissipated energy approach for the fatigue evaluation of RAP asphalt mixtures
    M. Pasetto & N. Baldo

    Correlation between risk level and operating speed of road section
    D. Bellini, M.C. Iaconis & M. Rossi

    Transport systems

    Implementing innovative traffic simulation models with aerial traffic survey
    A. Marella, A. Bonfanti, G. Bortolaso & D. Herman

    Social exclusion and high-speed rail: Some evidence from three European countries
    F. Pagliara, L. Biggiero & F. Menicocci

    Modeling airport noise using artificial neural networks and non-linear analysis
    M. De Luca, D.C. Festa & G. Guido

    A new safety performance index for speed-related crashes
    G. Guido, V. Astarita, A. Vitale, V. Gallelli & F.F. Saccomanno

    Monitoring the transport sector within the sustainable energy action plan: First results and lessons learnt
    I. Delponte

    A model to evaluate heavy vehicle effect in motorway traffic flow
    R. Mauro, S. Cattani & M. Guerrieri

    Quality and energy evaluation of rail-road terminals by microsimulation
    A. Carboni & F. Deflorio

    New features of Tritone for the evaluation of traffic safety performances
    V. Astarita, V.P. Giofre, G. Guido, A. Vitale, D.C. Festa, R. Vaiana, T. Iuele, D. Mongelli, D. Rogano & V. Gallelli

    Genetic algorithm-based calibration of microscopic traffic simulation model for single-lane roundabouts
    O. Giuffre, A. Grana, M.L. Tumminello & A. Sferlazza

    More accessible bus stops: Results from the 3iBS research project
    M.V. Corazza, A. Musso & M.A. Karlsson

    Shaping the future of buses in Europe: Outcomes and directions from the EBSF and EBSF_2 projects
    M.V. Corazza, A. Musso, U. Guida & M. Tozzi

    Waterfront and sustainable mobility. The case study of Genoa
    P. Ugolini, F. Pirlone, I. Spadaro & S. Candia

    New forms of mobility for an alternative territorial fruition: The rediscovery of tourist footpaths
    R. Papa & R.A. La Rocca

    Terminal operator liability
    F. D’Orsi

    Information provision in public transport: Indicators and benchmarking across Europe
    M. Pirra, M. Diana & A. Castro

    Public transport resilience during emergency: A simulated case in Torino
    F. Deflorio, H.D. Gonzalez Zapata & M. Diana

    The “form” of railways: Between construction and regeneration of contemporary landscape
    F. Viola & C. Barbieri

    Modelling ambulance and traffic behaviour using microsimulation: The LIFE project application
    F. Galatioto, V. Parisi, E. McCormick & C. Goves

    Development and application of national transport model of Croatia
    G. Pretnar, U. Reiter, I. Majstorović & A. Olmeda Clemares

    The effects of the different uses of mobile phones on drivers: Experimental tests on an extra-urban road
    S. Zampino

    Back-propagation neural networks and generalized linear mixed models to investigate vehicular flow and weather data relationships with crash severity in urban road segments
    L. Mussone, M. Bassani & P. Masci

    The influence of pedestrian crossings features on driving behavior and road safety
    A. Bichicchi, F. Mazzotta, C. Lantieri, V. Vignali, A. Simone, G. Dondi & M. Costa

    The relationship between driving risk levels and drivers’ personality traits, physical and emotional conditions
    L. Eboli, G. Mazzulla & G. Pungillo

    The impact of a bus rapid transit line on spatial accessibility and transport equity: The case of Catania
    N. Giuffrida, G. Inturri, S. Capri, S. Spica & M. Ignaccolo

    Shared infrastructures: Technique and method for an inclusive social valuation
    S. Miccoli, F. Finucci & R. Murro

    Automatic calibration of microscopic simulation models for the analysis of urban intersections
    S. Oliveira, L. Vasconcelos & A. Bastos Silva

    On-street parking management: Bridging the gap between theory and practice
    C. Piccioni, M. Valtorta & A. Musso

    Personality and driver behaviour questionnaire: Correlational exploratory study
    J.F. Dourado, A.T. Pereira, V. Nogueira, A.M.C. Bastos Silva & A.J.M. Seco

    Motorways of the sea: An outlook of technological, operational and economic tools
    R.G. Di Meglio, G. Mainardi, S. Ferrini & I. Toni

    Assessing sustainability of road tolling technologies
    D. Glavić, M. Milenković, A. Trpković, M. Vidas & M.N. Mladenović

    Traffic impact of automated truck platoons in highway exits
    R. Mesa-Arango & A. Fabregas

    The potential of energy-efficient driving profiles on railway consumption: A parametric approach
    M. Gallo, F. Simonelli & G. De Luca

    The importance of railways for developing countries. The feasibility study for the rehabilitation of the Mchinji to Nkaya rail line in Malawi
    A. Placido, M. Marchesini & V. Cerreta

    Identifying driving behaviour profiles by using multiple correspondence analysis and cluster analysis
    D.S. Usami, L. Persia, M. Picardi, M.R. Saporito & I. Corazziari

    Solution to a capacity problem using non-conventional intersections
    M. Vsetecka, M. Novak & T. Apeltauer

    A cycling mobility study case: The European cycling challenge 2015 in Naples
    C. Aveta & M. Moraca

    Secondary or no longer used rail infrastructures: A new tool for the regional railway and land planning
    A. Cappelli, G. Malavasi & S. Sperati

    Delay estimation on a railway-line with smart use of micro-simulation
    F. Cerreto, S. Harrod & O.A. Nielsen

    Smart cyber systems incorporating human-in-the-loop towards ergonomic and sustainable transport systems
    F. Galatioto, C. Salvadori, M. Petracca, J. Garcia Herrero, M.J. Santofimia & A. Pollini

    Development, analysis and prediction of efficiency of bulk carriers in the world market
    S. Galić, T. Stanivuk & A. Marušić

    Enhanced financial analysis to evaluate mass transit proposals in terms of contribution

    on resilience increasing of urban systems
    A. Spinosa

    A reading key of motorisation trend in Italy
    E. Garilli, F. Autelitano, F. Giuliani, A. Guga & G. Maternini

    Competition between European Mediterranean containers transhipments ports
    E. Twrdy & M. Batista

    Using the DataFromSky system to monitor emissions from traffic
    V. Adamec, B. Schullerova, A. Babinec, D. Herman & J. Pospisil

    Structuring transport decision-making problems through stakeholder engagement: The case of Catania metro accessibility
    M. Ignaccolo, G. Inturri, N. Giuffrida, M. Le Pira & V. Torrisi

    A demand based route generation model for transit network design
    N. Oliker & S. Bekhor

    Multi-objective network design problem considering system time minimization and road safety maximization
    I. Haas & S. Bekhor

    The impact of road networks in urban distribution spatial
    L.M. Jardin, C. Loch & V.M. Kolodziej

    Validation of pedestrian behaviour scale in Belgrade
    B. Antić, D. Pešić, N. Milutinović & M. Maslać

    The architecture of an information system for the power management system on ship
    M. Krčum & A. Gudelj

    Multimodal accessibility and the interest towards inter-urban carsharing services: A behavioural approach
    S. de Luca, R. Di Pace, L. Elia & F. Martire

    Sustainable transport—parking policy in travel demand management
    D. Brčić, M. Šoštarić & K. Vidović

    Traffic flows merging cooperation analysis
    D. Nemchinov, A. Mikhailov, P. Pospelov, A. Kostsov & D. Matiyahin

    The relaunch of branch lines as a territory project for the inner areas
    F. Alberti

    Total management tool oriented to carbon footprint reduction in terminals of containers
    F.E. Santarremigia, G.D. Molero, M.D. Esclapez & S. Awad-Nunez

    Pedestrian paths: Safety and accessibility for all users
    E. Pagliari & S. Balestrieri

    Designing principles of the efficient and safe urban cycling infrastructure
    Y.V. Trofimenko, E.V. Shashina & I.V. Markin

    Analysis of the maritime traffic in the central part of the Adriatic
    Z. Lušić, D. Pušić & D. Medić

    Study on distribution of bicycle sharing system facility based on Markov chain model
    R. Liu, J.F. Dai, J.X. Lin, Q. Shi, Z. Sun, F. Yang & J.C. Huang

    A study on the influence of parking policy mix on travel model choice behavior within the scope of heterogeneous travel purposes
    H. Yan, M. Ran & M. Li

    Classification and recognition model for the severity of road traffic accidents
    J. Xi, L. Wang, T. Ding & W. Sun

    Research on the method of multi-resource traffic data fusion for the calculation of urban road traffic operation index
    S. Zeng & H. Xiang

    The optimed project: A new Mediterranean hub-based Ro-Ro network
    P. Fadda, G. Fancello, C. Pani & P. Serra

    Evaluating the capability of deterministic and stochastic simulation tools to model oversaturated freeway operations
    D. Jolovic, P. Martin, A. Stevanovic & S. Sajjadi

    Evaluation method of urban intersection safety under mixed traffic
    T. Chen, M. Li, L. Sun, B. Chen & Y. Gao

    Sustainable development of the transport system through rationalization of transport tasks using a specialised travel planner
    I. Celiński, G. Sierpiński & M. Staniek

    Tram and light rail transit in modern urban mobility systems
    R. Emili

    A methodology for evaluating the competitiveness of Ro-Ro services
    V. Marzano, A. Papola & F. Simonelli

    Airport ground access logit choice models for fixed track systems
    I. Politis, P. Papaioannou & G. Georgiadis

    A simulation model for managing port operations
    S. Gori & M. Petrelli

    Air transport hinterland in Adriatic and Ionian region: Equity and connectivity matters
    O. Čokorilo

    Which role for tramways in the next years
    G. Mantovani


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