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For decades, New Yorkers were promised a new subway line along Manhattan’s Second Avenue, a replacement for the elevated line that was removed from the thoroughfare in the 1940s. As the first of four planned...

Inflatable Plug Protects Subway Tunnels from Floodwaters
After more than a decade of work, scientists and engineers have unveiled a resilient tunnel plug capable of keeping water out of tunnels during floods....

New York's MTA Completes $2.4-Billion Extension of Subway Line, Adds New Station

Building Rises Over Boston's 'Big Dig' Subway Tunnels

The Race Underground: Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America's First Subway By Doug Most. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 2014

Toronto Subway Extension Project Features Six Stations, Nearly 7 km of Twin Bored Tunnels

A new footbridge for pedestrians and cyclists near the Margaretengurtel subway station, in Vienna, Austria...

NewsBriefs: Dubayy Metro System Officially Launched

NewsBriefs: Artificial Reef Formed by Subway Cars

Mass Transit: Rehabilitation to Correct 'Awkward' New York Subway Linkage

Construction Begins on New York's 2nd Avenue Subway

ASCE Panel Determines That Tunnel Alternative for Tysons Corner Segment of Washington Metrorail Extension is Feasible

Rail Infrastructure: New Underground Rail Station in Florence Will Feature Transparent Roof

Historic Preservation: New York Subway Construction Delayed by Colonial Walls

Infrastructure: Dubayy Metro Features Aesthetically Designed Viaducts

Book Review: The Great Society Subway: A History of the Washington Metro by Zachary M. Schrag. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006

NewsBriefs: Two Lines Closed After New York Subway Fire (The New York Times)

NewsBriefs: NYPD Introduces Explosives Detectors In Subway Stations (Newsday)

NewsBriefs: Parsons Brinckerhoff To Manage Metro Expansion In China (Parsons Brinckerhoff)

NewsBriefs: FTA Finally Provides Funds For Phoenix's Light-Rail System (Valley Metro Rail)

 

 

 

 

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