Book Review: Moving People, Goods, and Information in the 21st Century: The Cutting-Edge Infrastructures of Networked Cities edited by Richard E. Hanley. New York: Routledge, 2004

Book Review: Shipping and Ports in the Twenty-First Century: Globalisation, Technological Change and the Environment edited by David Pinder and Brian Slack, London: Routledge, 2004

NewsBriefs: Freight Pipeline Route Studied (Freight Pipeline Company)

Toronto Takes Off
Travelers using Toronto's Pearson International Airport will soon be passing through a new, state-of-the-art terminal, the centerpiece of a 10-year airport redevelopment project....

Tying It All Together
The Rancocas Greek Bridge, a steel tied arch designed for both light-rail and freight train loading, may be the first bridge of its kind to carry freight trains in the United States....

Airports: Sea-Tac Terminal Opens despite Turbulence

Liquid Assets
Educational Facilities and the fountains of a new plaza are making good use of water from a system that is remediating contaminated groundwater in Wichita, Kansas....

Terminal Transformation
Infrastructure improvements ranging from the extension and strengthening of an existing wharf to the construction of an intermodal rail yard are turning a 30-year-old cargo-handling facility...

Shipshape
As the shipping industry changes, so must port facilities. In light of that fact, the Bayport Container and Cruise Terminal, now under construction at the Port of Houston, has been designed...

Preparing for Takeoff
New Hampshire's Manchester Airport laid the groundwork for steady grwoth with a set of infrastructure projects including the construction of a parking garage, a terminal expansion,...

Airports: Expansion Enhances Boston's International Terminal

Constructing on the Inconstructible
Exhaustive and sophisticated analyses of extremely weak foundation soils coupled with an innovative approach to quay wall design help bring the new shipping terminal under construction...

Geotechnical Engineering: Pneumatic Capsule Pipeline Removes Soil Vertically

The Train Lane
With the elimination of more than 200 at-grate roadway crossings, the Alameda Corridor - $2.4-billion rail cargo expressway in Los Angeles - will carry 100 freight trains in and out of...

Airports: Additional Terminal, Runway Taking Shape in Atlanta

Freight Pipelines: Past, Present and Future
Freight pipelines are a set of time-honored methods to transport solids by underground pipelines, and the technology is improving. However, for intercity and interstate freight transport...

Engineering Standards for the Marine Oil Terminals and Natural Hazard Threats

Airports: Inclined Columns Will Support Roof at Airport Terminal in China

Terminal Island Turnaround
The Pier T marine terminal at the Port of Long Beach is a new 375-acre (152 ha) container terminal being developed at the former Long Beach Naval Station and Naval Shipyard. The $525-million...

Airport on the Move
The Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is building an automated people mover (APM) system as part of a five-year, $2.6-billion capital development program that includes three...

 

 

 

 

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