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traffic engineering

[′traf·ik ‚en·jə‚nir·iŋ]
(civil engineering)
The determination of the required capacity and layout of highway and street facilities that can safely and economically serve vehicular movement between given points.

traffic engineering

The ability to guarantee performance in a network for a certain amount of capacity for a certain amount of time. Also known as "traffic management," it implies the ability to analyze the current traffic load and dynamically make necessary adjustments to accommodate the different types of traffic or changing conditions. ATM is known for its traffic engineering capabilities. See traffic engineering methods, traffic shaping, traffic policing and ATM.
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MPLS provides high speed packet switching, forwarding and great scalability and in addition to this, it provides several services like Traffic Engineering, Virtual Private Networks (VPN) etc.
En la primera categoria, esta la propuesta de (Elwalid A.; Jin C.; Low S.; and Widjaja I., 2001), en la cual, los autores describen un mecanismo de ingenieria de trafico adaptativo multi-camino para redes MPLS, llamado MATE (MPLS Adaptive Traffic Engineering).
The compact disk is divided into the following six traffic engineering topics: Signs and pavement markings, traffic signals, gates, parking, roadside safety, and intersections.
Most of Wiltec's clients are private civil engineers, transportation planners and traffic engineering companies.
Based on the MMDA Traffic Engineering Center's vehicular volume count, around 7,722 vehicles are traversing from Manila to EDSA Northbound while 19,304 vehicles traverse from EDSA to Nichols (South Superhighway) that crisscross in the said portion, causing traffic gridlock.
He said safety on roads was of the basic rights of individuals and the traffic engineering, administration and organizations concerned must concentrate on creating awareness among roadsters and general public to bring about improvement in the road sector.
'I have given my vision to the senior officers of the LDA and its directorates, the Traffic Engineering and Transport Planning Agency (Tepa) and the Water and Sanitation Agency.
RAWALPINDI -- RDA Traffic Engineering Wing (TEW) has chalked out a proposal to remove motor mechanic workshops and puncture shops along both sides of Murree Road.
'We will be closing lanes only, not roads, but it will cause traffic because the capacity of the road will be reduced,' Neomie Recio, director of the Traffic Engineering Center of the MMDA, said.
In Berlin, the German centre for traffic engineering with over 220 resident companies of the traffic engineering industry, the InnoTrans is the globally-established platform for national and international suppliers and customers in the field of passenger and cargo traffic.
If you notice a small metal box connected to a rubber tube across a roadway, Lane County Traffic Engineering is asking you: please don't tamper.
The Traffic Engineering and RoadsAE Safety Section at the Traffic and Patrols Department of Abu Dhabi Police, on Tuesday scotched the rumours describing them as baseless.

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