Field Quality Control
A good quality control program helps ensure that technical requirements of the grouting are met and also adds to the overall success of a grouting project. The quality control program...

Transportation Economist Outlines Congestion Pricing Plan

NewsBriefs: San Francisco Officials Consider Congestion Tolling

NewsBriefs: Aviation Safety Action Program Reinstated by Delta

Renewal Methods
This chapter presents an overview of different methods that can be used for culvert and storm sewer renewal. For each method, product main characteristics, method description, construction...

NewsBriefs: Google Adds Air Quality and Emissions Mapping (Environmental Protection Agency)

NewsBriefs: Highway Safety Awards Announced (Roadway Safety Foundation)

NewsBriefs: Mobile Phones to Monitor Traffic (University of California at Berkeley)

NewsBriefs: Better Data Transfer Could Save Airlines Millions

Book Review: Fighting Traffic: The Dawn of the Motor Age in the American City, by Peter D. Norton. Cambridge, Mass.: The MIT Press, 2008.

Highway Upgrade to Relieve Congestion in Greater London Area

Traffic: Why We Drive the Way We Do (and What It Says About Us), by Tom Vanderbilt. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.

Evaluation of Geopier Rammed Aggregate Piers by Geopier Foundation Company
Final Report
Prepared by the Highway Innovative Technology Evaluation Center (HITEC). This report describes a HITEC evaluation designed to determine the basic capabilities...

Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures
Containing Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures (TMS 402-08/ACI 530-08/ASCE 5-08, Specification for Masonry Structures (TMS 602-08/ACI 530.1-08/ASCE 6-08) and Companion Committees
The Code covers the design and construction of masonry structrures while the Specification is concerned with the minimum construction requirements for masonry in structures. Some of the...

Achievements and Challenges of China Construction
China is at the starting point of an accelerative urbanization process. A great number of infrastructural projects and residential areas are under construction. This paper provides an...

Storm-Water Management: 'Hidden' Drain Improves Marina's Water Quality, Preserves Aesthetics

CoreBits: Allied Organizations � The 38th Ohio River Valley Soils Seminar (ORVSS), November 14, 2007, Louisville, KY; Anchored Earth Retention Systems November 7-9, 2007, Sheraton Grand Anaheim, CA; Drilled Shaft Foundation on Quality Assurance/Quality Control Measures, November 14, 2007, Wyndham Garden Hotel at the LaGuardia Airport, New York, NY; Free Trial of Geotimes Magazine Now Available as PDF; SAGEEP 2008, April 6-10, 2008 Philadelphia, PA.

Aviation: Design Concept Unveiled for New Mexico Space Terminal

NewsBriefs: Derailment Guards Installed in Japan (Trains Magazine)

NewsBriefs: Faulty Railroad Switch Blamed for Train Derailment (British Broadcasting Corporation)

 

 

 

 

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