URBAN TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM
SUBjEcT cOdE: 2160608
cORRIdOR ScREEN LINE ANALYSIS, URBAN FORMS ANd
KANSARA ABHISHEK 151103106007
KOTILA JAYVIR 151103106008
MISTRY ADITYA 151103106009
PANDYA DHRUMIL 151103106010
PATEL KAJAL 151103106011
PATEL NIRMAL 151103106012
GUIDED BY : PRO. NIMIT RAVAL
PRO. RAJAN LAD
Corridor screen line analysis
Urban forms and structures
Classification of urban roads
Urban road systems
cORRIdOR ScREEN LINE ANALYSIS
An imaginary line splitting the study area into two parts within the external cordon
is called Screen line.
Natural or physical barriers like rivers, canals, railway line, etc. are taken as
Based on house interview survey, trip assignments are made which would give the
volume of traffic on different routes, from which the trips going across the screen
lines can be determined.
This is cross checked with the data on counts made at the screen line locations.
A screen line survey identifies major traffic movements between two areas divided
by a screen line.
The spatial pattern or arrangement of individual elements such as buildings,
streets, parks and other land uses as well as social groups, economic activities
and public institutions within an urban area are recognized as the urban form.
Various urban forms
Radial and circumferential
Urban structure may be defined as particular articulation or
arrangement of adapted spaces or different type of land uses or lands
in an area.
types of urban structure
Centripetal type urban structure
Gridiron type urban structure
Linear type urban structure
ClassifiCation of urban roads
urban road systems
Rectangular or grid – iron street system
Concentric and radial street system
Rectangular combined with diagonal street system
Rectangular combined with radial street system
Organic street system