American Society of Civil Engineers


Civil Engineering in the Asia Region: Asian Infrastructure, Sustainable Development and Project Management


by Elizabeth A. Downey, (editor)
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0313-6 / 0-7844-0313-9 (print), 1998, xviii, 263 pp., 22 cm.     (Barcode: RMI MK31583, 701563209)

Conference information: First International Civil Engineering Conference; February 19-20, 1998, Manila, Philippines

ASCE sponsor: Transportation and Development Institute (TDI)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings
Abstract: This proceedings, Civil Engineering in the Asia Region: Asian Infrastructure, Sustainable Development and Project Management, contains papers presented at the first International Civil Engineering Conference sponsored by the American Society of Civil Engineers, Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers, Inc., and Japan Society of Civil Engineers, held at The Manila Hotel in Manila, Philippines, February 19-20, 1998. The papers cover a variety of topics including: 1) project management, 2) codes and standards for global infrastructure, 3) global environmental considerations, 4) international airport expansion and improvement, 5) underground transportation systems, and 6) innovative technologies for global infrastructure and design construction.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Asia
Construction management
Environmental issues
Infrastructure
Project management
Sustainable development

Library of Congress Call Number:  TA99.I58
Library of Congress Subject Headings: Civil engineering--Asia--Congresses
Civil engineering--Environmental aspects--Asia--Congresses
Construction industry--Asia--Congresses
Sustainable development--Asia--Congresses