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oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Improving efficiency in the movement of cargo on roads through overload control

Volume 13, Issue 9
  • ISSN : 1021-2000

 

Abstract

Extracted from text ... Text Skhumbuzo MacozomaDepartment of Transport Improving efficiency in the movement of cargo on roads through overload control Vehicle operational costs (R/km) ROAD DAMAGE caused by heavy vehicle overloading in South Africa is costing the country an estimated R600-800 million per annum. In addition, transport costs incurred by road users as a result of bad roads is estimated to amount to billions per annum. Accelerated road damage has a ripple effect that negatively impacts on the economy. For instance: A damaged road poses a hazard to road users and increases the risk of accidents accidents increase the burden ..

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2017-01-20

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