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Forthcoming Transportation Engineering Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Geometric Design of Roads Handbook

    By Keith M. Wolhuter

    Explore the Art and Science of Geometric Design The Geometric Design of Roads Handbook covers the design of the visible elements of the road—its horizontal and vertical alignments, the cross-section, intersections, and interchanges. Good practice allows the smooth and safe flow of traffic as well...

    To Be Published May 4th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Multi-Span Large Bridges

    International Conference on Multi-Span Large Bridges, 1-3 July 2015, Porto, Portugal

    Edited by Pedro Pacheco, Filipe Magalhaes

    The Multi-Span Large Bridges set of book of abstracts and full paper searchable CD-ROM contains selected papers presented at the Multi-Span Large Bridges International Conference (MSLB2015), organized by FEUP (Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto, Portugal), July 1-3, 2015....

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Sustainable Transportation in Natural and Protected Areas

    Edited by Francesco Orsi

    Series: Routledge Studies in Transport, Environment and Development

    Protected areas are at the centre of nature-based tourism, which is increasingly popular across the world. As visitor numbers increase, so does awareness of the harmful effects that large crowds may have on both natural resources and individuals’ recreational experience. This volume...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Smart Connection Systems

    Design and Seismic Analysis

    By Jong Wan Hu

    This book introduces new smart connection systems which can be used in aseismic building design in order to control inter-story drifts and to reduce residual displacements. They are also utilized as damper devices and base isolators. The application of these systems to composite moment frame...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Tall Building Design

    Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems

    By Bungale S. Taranath

    Addresses the Question Frequently Proposed to the Designer by Architects: "Can We Do This? Offering guidance on how to use code-based procedures while at the same time providing an understanding of why provisions are necessary, Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Inspection, Evaluation and Maintenance of Suspension Bridges

    Edited by Sreenivas Alampalli, William J. Moreau

    This book explores the materials, innovative design strategies, and construction practices that have been integrated into the modern suspension bridges. New materials and advances in technologies are continually being developed and integrated into corrosion protection systems to enhance structural...

    To Be Published August 11th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Railway Geotechnics

    By Dingqing Li, James Hyslip, Ted Sussmann, Steven Chrismer

    Good rail track and rail operations depend on good geotechnics, in several different ways and at varying levels. This comprehensive reference covers track, track substructure, load environment, materials, mechanics, design, construction, measurements, and management, illustrated with case studies...

    To Be Published September 4th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Spatial Analysis Methods of Road Traffic Collisions

    By Becky P. Y. Loo, Tessa Kate Anderson

    An interdisciplinary account of the spatial analytical approaches to road traffic crashes, this book draws on the computational advances of GIS to discuss the economic, social, and scientific importance of road safety measures and traffic management. It begins with an examination of the...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Railway Transportation Systems

    Design, Construction and Operation

    By Christos N. Pyrgidis

    This book presents a comprehensive overview of railway passenger and freight transport systems, from design through to construction and operation. It covers the range of railway systems, from conventional and high-speed inter-urban passenger systems, through suburban and regional and urban,...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by CRC Press