Construction of Largest Building in Manchester Science and Engineering Complex Nears Completion

Architects Plan Modern Twist For Historic Warehouse

Design/Build Project Sends BRT System Rolling Along in Richmond, Virginia

American Cities Climate Challenge Names Five Final Winners of National Competition

Design Work to Begin on $17-Billion California WaterFix Program

Fast Forward: Sustainable City of the Future

Higher Learning: Co-Op Program Provides Full-Time Work Experience

Next Step: Take a Chance, and Don't Be Afraid to Pursue New Opportunities

Solutions for Soft Soils
Because of highly permeable soils and high water tables, deep foundations and basements in southeast Florida have been virtually impossible, limiting the excavation depths in cities like Miami and leading...

Teaching Cars to Drive
The Michigan-based American Center for Mobility is located at a former World War II bomber factory, later an auto plant, that was environmentally challenged after decades of industrial use. Though the...

Student Solutions (part of "Teaching Cars to Drive")
A multidisciplinary team of students from the University of Michigan worked at the Willow Run site in 2014 on a constructed wetlands system to help remediate contaminated groundwater....

The Urban Commons: How Data and Technology Can Rebuild Our Communities, by Daniel T. O'Brien. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018

The Longest Line on the Map: The United States, the Pan-American Highway, and the Quest to Link the Americas, by Eric Rutkow. New York: Scribner, 2019

Leading Matters: Lessons from My Journey, by John L. Hennessy. Redwood City: Stanford Business Books, 2018

GPS and Carbon Capture, by Paul E. Ceruzzi and Howard J. Herzog, respectively. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2018

Ethics is the Linchpin for Avoiding Failure

Congressional Hearing, "Green New Deal" Call for Greater Federal Infrastructure Funding

Tied Together
The replacement of the John Greenleaf Whittier Memorial Bridge was one of the signature projects of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation's $3-billion accelerated bridge construction program....

California Ruling Expands Liability of Site-Safety Consultants
This month's column features Peredia v. HR Mobile Services Inc.—a recent appellate decision that offers a thorough analysis of jobsite safety liability for consultants....

Infrastructure Solutions: Transit Transformation
Beset by long-term problems related to underinvestment and inadequate maintenance, the U.S. transit sector confronts challenges pertaining to funding, demographic changes, and an increasing array of new...

 

 

 

 

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