Britpave: The British In-Situ Concrete Paving Association

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Guided Busway - Design Handbook + update sheet 2006

Guidelines for the design of kerb-guided busways that set out best practice based on recent experience. Provides design standards and gives examples of existing schemes, providing guidance for the geometric design of the guideway, stops and pedestrian crossings. Also covers loading to the guideway and structures, pavement design and safety issues.

Guided Busway - Construction Handbook

Developed as a sequel to the Guided busway  design handbook, this sets out best practice for highway and busway schemes constructed in slip-formed, in-situ concrete. It gives advice on design aspects influenced by the construction techniques, concrete production and supply, surface textures and smoothness and interfaces with the construction process.

The benefits of bus travel

Accounting for two out of three public transport journeys, the humble bus plays an important, and can play an even greater, role in improving local commuting, reducing congestion and carbon emissions and creating more liveable cities.