Pacific Rim TransTech Conference—Volume II: International Ties, Management Systems, Propulsion Technology, Strategic Highway Research Program

by William P. Carr, Washington State Dept. of Transportation, Olympia, WA,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-972-1 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-972-4 (ISBN-10), 1993, Soft Cover, Pg. 568

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Conference information: A Conference | Seattle, Washington, United States | July 25-28, 1993

Document Type: Book - Proceedings


This proceedings, Pacific Rim TransTech Conference Vo. II, consists of papers presented at an ASCE Conference held in Seattle, Washington, July 25-28, 1993. These papers present information on four transportation issues: 1) Intermodal ties; 2) management systems; 3) propulsion technology; and 4) strategic highway research programs. Some of the specific topics covered are: 1) freight movement; 2) intermodal facilities development; 3) transportation control measures; 4) congestion management; 5) rail infrastructure management; 6) pavement repair materials; 7) SHRP performance validation; 8) alternate fuel experience; and 9) real time information systems. By combining the wealth of knowledge and experience on these topics, this book provides the foundation to continue building a truly international approach toward shaping the future of surface transportation systems.

Subject Headings: Highway and road management | Systems management | Structural systems | Information management | Rail transportation | Construction materials | Information systems | Professional societies


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