Sound Solution
A timber dock built in Kodiak, Alaska, in 1965 and used for ferry service, bulk fuel deliveries, and general cargo operations was recently reconstructed to meet current displacement-based seismic design...

Resilient Cities: Overcoming Fossil Fuel Dependence, By Peter Newman, Timothy Beatley, and Heather Boyer. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2017

NewsBriefs: Engineers Pull Fuel Out of Thin Air (

Powering the Future: How We Will (Eventually) Solve the Energy Crisis and Fuel the Civilizations of Tomorrow By Robert B. Laughlin. New York City: Basic Books, 2010

NewsBrief: Microorganisms May Produce Clean, Renewable Methane Fuel (Stanford University)

NewsBriefs: European Scientists Work to Extract CO2 from Air, Create Fuel

Transportation Funding Debate Focuses on Toll Road Privatization, Fuel Taxes, and Role of Federal Government

NewsBriefs: Ships Slow Down to Save Fuel (Reuters News Service)

Water Resources: Device Eliminates Rocket Fuel By-Product

Training Grounds
A state-of-the-art training facility at a Texas community college is ready to train fire and rescue personnel to cope with disasters ranging from fuel fires and floods to collapsing structures...

Gas and Liquid Fuels

The Ultimate Challenge
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has spent $2 billion and more than a decade studying the feasibility of constructing a nuclear waste repository inside Yucca Mountain in Nevada. The...

Fuel-Resistant Sealers for Military Asphalt Pavements

Fuel Storage System Replacement: U.S. South Pole Station

South Pole Fuel Storage: General Arrangement Issues

Montreal Airports Install Fuel Leak Detection System

Biodiesel Fuels for Marine Applications

Modeling the Impact of Land-Use/Transportation Systems on the Regional Environment

The Art of the Deal
There are two fundamental reasons why an engineering firm considers selling itself or purchasing another firm: to generate the money or to deal with issues of management or ownership transition....

Liquid Fuel Systems
This section provides an overview of liquid fuel systems, including major system components. Also discussed are dependencies of liquid fuel systems on other lifelines and vice versa....





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