Accession Number:

ADA255400

Title:

A Review of 16 Planning and Forecast Methodologies Used in U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Inland Navigation Studies

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER INST FOR WATER RESOURCES ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

122.0

Abstract:

This manual is part of a larger RD effort to develop procedures and guidelines for making consistent and systematic inland waterway traffic projections. The purpose of this manual is to review and assess traffic forecasting methodologies previously employed by project level and national level Corps of Engineers inland navigation studies. Inherent in this effort is the identification of data sources for economic, transportation, and commodity supply and demand forecasts. Review of forecast and methods, waterway traffic projections, data sources for economic, transportation, and commodity supply and demand forecasts.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Land and Riverine Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE