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MINIMUM HEADROOM [1 record]

Record 1 2013-10-07

English

Subject field(s)
  • Tunnels, Overpasses and Bridges
DEF

The height of the highest authorized vehicle, when stopped, plus its kinematic envelope to cope with vertical movements during travel.

OBS

minimum headroom: term and definition proposed by the World Road Association.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Tunnels, viaducs et ponts
DEF

Hauteur à l'arrêt du véhicule autorisé le plus haut, augmentée d'une enveloppe cinématique pour tenir compte de ses mouvements verticaux lorsqu'il roule.

OBS

hauteur libre minimale : terme et définition proposés par l'Association mondiale de la route.

Spanish

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