Barricades on the Roads
Many Build-Operate-and-Transfer schemes in developing economies have been less than successful. Here are pitfalls to avoid and recommendations for reaching a project's full...

Infrastructure Opportunities in Chile
Chile has a stable government and a flourishing economy. The nation needs a drastic infrastructure upgrade to continue that prosperity. Capital is short, and the country is embarking on...

Privatize ITS? Discussion at TRB Conference

To convert the Bergstrom Air Force Base into the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, planners needed to overcome various technical, social, political and environmental issues. To coordinate...

BLM: Your Partner in Waterpower Planning

Privatization of Federal Power

Privatizing Federal Hydropower Projects

Hydroelectric Power Generation - Privatization and Private Development - The Role of the Independent Engineer

Uncertainty Analysis of a Water Resources System in a Competition and Privatization Environment

Road to the Future
Construction of the San Joaquin Hills Transportation Corridor, winner of the 1997 ASCE Outstanding Civil Engineering Award of Merit, resulted in one of the most successful public/private...

Privatizers too Costly

Infrastructure Visionaries
The city of Indianapolis is investigating the long-term structural integrity of its infrastructure, in an unusual effort for U.S. municipalities. Most cities are strapped for cash and...

An Update of Taiwan High Speed Rail (HSR) Project

ASCE Advocates `Delicate Balance' in Contracting to Private Sector

Waterpower '97 Addresses Privatization Concerns

Solving the Innovation Puzzle
Challenges Facing the U.S. Design & Construction Industry
This book provides a first-hand perspective of innovation in the design and construction industry. Solving the Innovation Puzzle outlines the...

Minnesota DOT Pursues Privatization Projects

Private Company Bypasses Clogged Highway

The Management and Policies of the BECC
The purpose of the Border Environment Cooperation Commission (BECC) is to help preserve, protect, and enhance the environment of the border region in order to advance the well-being of...

Flood Control Studies for Arizona Communities
Severe flooding in the winter of 1992/1993 produced severe flooding across the State of Arizona. Damages were widespread and significant. Total public and private damages are estimated...





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