Highway Retaining Walls are Assets: A Risk-Based Approach for Managing Them
Throughout history, retaining walls (RWs) have served a vital role in supporting civil infrastructure. The ruins of dry stone walls that purportedly supported the hills and slopes of ancient Rome can be...

Common Connections: Lessons Learned on Italy's High Speed Rail Networks

Evaluation of the Trevipark Automated Parking System
Prepared by the Civil Engineering Innovative Technology Evaluation Center, a CERF innovation center serving the engineering and construction industries. ...

Blocking the Tide
The city of Venice is in peril as a result of increased tidal flooding, and a proposed system of movable gates offers the greatest promise of safeguarding the city's future....

Cable Driven Automatic Systems for Urban Applications

Design, Procurement, and Construction of the Leonardo Da Vinci International Airport Automated People Mover

Oil in the Soil
An oil well blowout in northern Italy contaminated about 1,500 ha of agricultural land primarily used to cultivate rice. The cleanup team decided to use bioremediation techniques because...

An Alternative Method to Evaluate Design Storms

Venice Gates in Waves

A Debris Flow Triggered by a Soil Slip on Elba Island, Italy

The 1985 Flow Slide and Debris Flow at Stava (Italy)

Debris Flow Monitoring Activities in an Instrumented Watershed on the Italian Alps

A Model for the Design and Control of Urban Electric Traction Systems

An Evaluation of TLC Systems Benefits and Potential Market in Italy

Analysis of Data Collected from Two Italian Freeways

Urban Control Services Integration the Innovative Components of THERMIE-JUPITER Architecture in Florence

REGIT Project: An Advanced Transportation Management System for the City of Terni

Multiscale Shore Variability at Two Coasts

Venice, Italy: An Integrated Approach to Solve the Environmental Problems of Its Unique Collection System
The prolonged lack of maintenance of the canals of the city of Venice, Italy, has caused a build-up of sediments resulting in a frequent occurrence of the low waters which has ultimately...

History of Coastal Engineering in Italy

 

 

 

 

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