Infrastructure: Planning and Management

by Sue McNeil, Assoc. Prof.; Dept. of Civ. Engrg., CMU, Pittsburgh, PA 15213,
Jonathan L. Gifford, (A.M.ASCE), Assoc. Prof.; George Mason Univ., Dept. of Public Affairs, 4400 University Dr., Fairfax, VA,
Donald R. Uzarski, (M.ASCE), Principal Investigator; U.S. Army Construction Engrg. Res. Laboratories, Champaign, IL 61826,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-917-2 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-917-1 (ISBN-10), 1993, Soft Cover, Pg. 560

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Conference information: Two Parallel Conferences | Denver, Colorado, United States | June 21-23, 1993

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Document Type: Book - Proceedings


This proceedings, Infrastructure Planning and Management, consists of papers presented at two parallel conferences held in Denver, Colorado, June 21-23, 1993. Part I covers a wide range of issues, research, and applications in the area of infrastructure management. Some of these are: 1) Automated assessment of conditions; 2) implementation of management systems; 3) improvement of infrastructures; 4) application of neural networks and geographic information systems; and 5) modeling of deterioration. The second part of the proceedings explores the issue of uncertainty in infrastructure planning. It covers such topics as: 1) Private sector investment; 2) fuzzy set theory; 3) land usage/transportation modeling; 4) digital imaging; 5) real-time traffic control; and 6) life-cycle benefit analysis. Both sections present case studies relevant to the issues discussed. This collection of papers provides engineers, planners, and technicians with a current comprehensive look at available and emerging technologies within the general area of infrastructure planning and management.

Subject Headings: Infrastructure | Geographic information systems | Systems management | Information systems | Traffic models | Traffic analysis | Case studies | Automation and robotics


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