Comparing Spatial Accessibility and Travel Time Prediction to Commercial Centres by Private and Public Transport: A Case Study of Oforikrom District
作者: Terah AntwiJ. A. Quaye-BallardA. Arko-AdjeiWilliam Osei-wusuNaa Lamkai Quaye-BallardRakesh Mishra
作者单位: 1Faculty of Civil and Geo-Engineering, KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana
2Building Road and Research Institute (BRRI), Kumasi, Ghana
刊名: Journal of Advanced Transportation, 2020, Vol.2020
来源数据库: Hindawi Journal
DOI: 10.1155/2020/8319089
原始语种摘要: The relevance of accessibility in shaping transport planning has often been neglected, hampering on decisions to improve transport efficiency. This is increasingly becoming problematic, as they often impede on economic and technological developments. Many studies on accessibility assert that it is easier for public transport to reach an activity centre than it is for private transport. For this reason, the research compares travel time forecast and accessibility levels with private and public transports en route to commercial centres. The research involves a 21-day transport survey for private cars and public shuttles in Oforikrom district using Global Positioning System (GPS) probe to record the traffic performance indicators to be analyzed in a GIS environment. The results of the study...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • travel 旅行
  • accessibility 可达性
  • often 往往
  • perform 履行
  • forecast 预报
  • technological 工芝的
  • economic 经济的
  • research 
  • transport 输运
  • district