Document Type : Original Article


Young Researchers Club, Ardabil Branch, Islamic Azad University, Ardabil, Iran.



Through rapid urbanizing and quick economically globalizing, the expressway, which is one of the significant highway networks parts, is formed at an incredible rate that obtained growingly intense ecologic environment concerns though contribution significantly for humans. Thus, promoting economically improvement and at the same time controlling the negative expressway effect is essential. It must be an endurable expressway landscape. In this study, the features and the encountered differences of an endurable expressway landscape are investigated. The eco-control system in the endurable expressway landscape has been formed containing the theory and technology control system, adopting ecology, designing, cybernetics, landscape, and related expressway thesis for all guide approaches to the controlling procedure. This can be a combination of engineering technology, processes, and warranty of an endurable expressway landscape. The controlling technology contains 3 layers such as master controlling from 2 sides of designing and key nodes, subsection controlling specifically for the expressway feature of inner and outer factors, and management controlling cross the all living procedure cycle of the expressway. The endurable expressway landscape's eco-control system could be executed on 3 scales such as macro designing controlling, meso-design controlling and micro-engineering and technical controlling.


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