Dimensions of Parking
8" x 10", softcover,
If you want to add more parking downtown, or improve the operations of your current facilities, The Dimensions of Parking will be an invaluable resource.
Each detailed section guides you through the process of developing and operating a parking facility. Key chapters focus on determining how much parking you really need, designing the most efficient layouts for lots and structures, estimating construction costs, and operating a safe and well-maintained facility.
For more than 30 years, The Dimensions of Parking has been the reference that developers, architects, engineers, planners, and others have turned to for practical how-to information on the best practices for parking development and operations.
Updated throughout, the fifth edition includes over 100 charts, tables, graphs, and photographs that highlight key points in the text and provide invaluable real-world data.
Table of Contents
- Parking studies
- Parking demand
- Shared parking
- Zoning requirements
- Programming and conceptual design
- Financial feasibility and financing
- Parking geometrics
- Functional planning and design
- Accessibility and the Americans with Disabilities Act
- The architecture of parking
- Structural systems
- Safety, security, and secure design
- Sustainable design
- Budgeting and financial analysis
- Project delivery
- Automated parking facilities
- Building codes
- Operations and management
- Parking access and revenue control
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About the Author
The Dimensions of Parking is the product of a partnership between the Urban Land Institute and the National Parking Association (NPA). It presents the expert judgment of the NPAs Parking Consultants Council. The Council is a special professional group, within the NPA, composed primarily of engineers and architects who produce a broad range of technical publications on the design, construction, and layout of parking facilities.