Design Professional’s Guide to Zero Net Energy Buildings, By Charles Eley. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2016

Handbook of Biophilic City Planning & Design, By Timothy Beatley. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2016

Singapore Expands Island Using Dutch Method

Within Walking Distance: Creating Livable Communities, by Philip Langdon. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2017

Topographic Transformation
The ongoing renovation of Governors Island, in New York City’s harbor, included the construction of four artificial hills that provide spectacular views of the surrounding natural and man-made scenery....

Parallel Line
The Manahawkin Bay Bridge carries Route 72 from the mainland of Ocean County, New Jersey, to the seaside destination of Long Beach Island. Since the route is the only vehicular link to the island, the...

The Past and Future City: How Historic Preservation is Reviving America’s Communities, By Stephanie Meeks. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2016

What Makes a Great City, By Alexander Garvin. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2016

Calendar: Bridges 2016
Featured bridges are: Irondequoit Bay Outlet Bridge (Irondequoit, New York); Dongshuimen Bridge (Chongqing, China); South Grand Island Bridge(s) (Grand Island, NY); Salmon Bay Bridge (Seattle,...

Construction Begins on Major Shore Protection System on New Jersey Island

Conservation for Cities: How to Plan & Build Natural Infrastructure, By Robert I. McDonald. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2015

The End of Automobile Dependence: How Cities Are Moving Beyond Car-Based Planning, By Peter Newman and Jeffrey Kenworthy. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2015

Strategic Green Infrastructure Planning: A Multi-Scale Approach, By Karen Firehock. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2015

Next Generation Infrastructure: Principles for Post-Industrial Public Works By Hillary Brown. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2014

Giant Electromagnet Makes 'Big Move' from Long Island to Chicago

Calendar: Bridges 2014
Featured bridges include: Yaquina Bay Bridge, Newport, OR; Wheeling Suspension Bridge, Wheeling, WV; Ponte de Lima, Ponte de Lima, Portugal; Harvey Canal Bridge, Harvey, LA; Los Pinos...

2012 OPAL Awards Videos
Introductions for ASCE's 2012 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement award finalists along with the acceptance speech of the winner, the Hoover Dam Bypass. Also shown are...

An Innovative Plan is in the works to refloat and remove the cruise ship Costa Concordia, which foundered in the Mediterranean in January 2012 after striking a rock off the Italian island of Giglio...

Reshaping Metropolitan America: Development Trends and Opportunities to 2030 By Arthur C. Nelson. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2013.

River Notes: A Natural and Human History of the Colorado By Wade Davis. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2013

 

 

 

 

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