Robert Moses: Great Builder of the 20th Century
In building the first major U.S. public work -- the Erie Canal -- the engineering challenge was to cross hundreds of miles of farmland and forests with technologies relatively new to the...

Bailey's Crossroads Collapse Reviewed
On March 2, 1973 a 24-story reinforced concrete flat plate building under construction at Bailey's Crossroads, Virginia suffered a partial collapse followed by a total collapse...

Masjid (Mosque) Planning
The paper identifies those planning factors which are peculiar to masjids, including optimum siting to attract the maximum number of muslims; external and internal facilities required...

San Francisco Bay Area Parking Management Plan
Under the mandate of the 1970 Federal Clean Air Act, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) promulgated regulations to improve and maintain the air quality in those Air Quality Regions...

Optimizing Selection of Marine Retaining Walls
The factors involved in selecting an appropriate perimeter bulkhead or retaining structure for waterfront developments are examined with particular emphasis on conditions in New York Harbor....

La Guardia Airport Parking and Terminal Frontage Structure
One of the world's largest parking structures, at New York City's La Guardia Airport, is of special interest because the structural steel has no fireproofing....

Future of Sanitary Landfill
This paper offers and examines a new policy which, upon adoption, could: (1) Reduce people's objection to sanitary landfill as a neighbor; (2) significantly increase the amount...

Wasterwater Reclamation and Recharge, Bay Park, N.Y.
About 600,000 gal/day (0.03 m³/s) of effluent from an activated-sludge type sewage treatment plant was further purified by clarification, filtration, activated-carbon adsorption, and chlorination....

Parking and Zoning
Among the many transportation-related measures used for improving urban environmental quality are the controls over offstreet parking contained in the typical zoning ordinance. These controls...

A Case History of Expansive Claystone Damage
Over the past 7 yr. nearly –1,000,000 damage has been attributed to expansive soil problems within a square mile tract of rolling hills in Menlo Park, Calif. This area is underlain by...

Washington Metro Access Facilities
The 98 mi (158 km) Metro system will have 82 stations. There will be an off-street bus terminal at 54 of the stations with an average of six modified saw-tooth off-street bus bays at each...

Bailey's Crossroads: A/E Liability Test
In March 1973, a 24-story reinforced concrete building under construction at Bailey's Crossroads, Va., partially collapsed causing a total collapse of an adjoining parking...

Applications of Rock Mechanics
Proceedings of the Fifteenth Symposium on Rock Mechanics held at the State Game Lodge, Custer State Park, South Dakota, September 17-19, 1973. Sponsored by the U.S. National Committee...

Parking And The Environment

Transportation Control Plans And Their Impacts On Urban Parking

Transporation Control Plans And Their Impacts On Urban Parking: Workshop Report

Interrelationship Of Parking Actions To Energy Consumption And Air Pollution

Clean Air Act Implications On The Parking Industry

Impacts Of A Transportation Control Plan

Carpooling Design As Contingency Planning

 

 

 

 

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