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You are currently browsing 41–50 of 145 new and published books in the subject of Transportation Engineering — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Immersed Tunnels

    By Richard Lunniss, Jonathan Baber

    Immersed tunnels have been around for more than a century but remain a relatively unknown form of tunnel construction. For waterway crossings they are an effective alternative to bored tunnels and bridges, particularly in shallower waters, soft alluvial soils, and earthquake-prone areas. Successful...

    Published March 4th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Integrated Infrastructure for Sustainable Improvement of Movement and Safety in Urban Road Corridors

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Christina Kayoza

    This study, conducted in the capital city of Tanzania - Dar es Salaam, investigated the impact of urban infrastructure interaction on movement and safety on arterial roads. By studying characteristics of urban infrastructure interconnections the effects of urban infrastructure interactions on...

    Published January 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Reliability of Structures, Second Edition

    By Andrzej S. Nowak, Kevin R. Collins

    Reliability of Structures enables both students and practising engineers to appreciate how to value and handle reliability as an important dimension of structural design. It discusses the concepts of limit states and limit state functions, and presents methodologies for calculating reliability...

    Published December 20th 2012 by CRC Press

  4. Advances in Pavement Design through Full-scale Accelerated Pavement Testing

    Edited by David Jones, John Harvey, Imad L. Al-Qadi, Angel Mateos

    Pack: Book and CDInternationally, full-scale accelerated pavement testing, either on test roads or linear/circular test tracks, has proven to be a valuable tool that fills the gap between models and laboratory tests and long-term experiments on in-service pavements. Accelerated pavement testing is...

    Published October 8th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Advances in Transportation Geotechnics 2

    Edited by Seiichi Miura, Tatsuya Ishikawa, Nobuyuki Yoshida, Yoshio Hisari, Nagato Abe

    Advances in Transportation Geotechnics II deals with the geotechnics of roads, railways and airfields. Providing economic and sustainable transportation infrastructures for societies is highly dependent on progress made in this field. These contributions to the 2nd International Conference on...

    Published August 31st 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Advances in Human Aspects of Road and Rail Transportation

    Edited by Neville A. Stanton

    Series: Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics Series

    Human factors and ergonomics have made considerable contributions to the research, design, development, operation and analysis of transportation systems and their complementary infrastructure. This volume focuses on the causations of road accidents, the function and design of roads and signs, the...

    Published July 17th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Advances in Human Aspects of Aviation

    Edited by Steven J. Landry

    Series: Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics Series

    Since the very earliest years of aviation, it was clear that human factors were critical to the success and safety of the system. As aviation has matured, the system has become extremely complex. Bringing together the most recent human factors work in the aviation domain, Advances in Human Aspects...

    Published July 11th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Motor Fleet Safety and Security Management, Second Edition

    By Daniel E. Della-Giustina

    In the almost ten years since the publication of the first edition of Motor Fleet Safety and Security Management, the availability of new methods of transportation has made travel faster, and consequently, safety and security have become more important and more complex. Businesses must now become...

    Published May 4th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

    Edited by Spiro N. Pollalis, Andreas Georgoulias, Stephen J. Ramos, Daniel Schodek

    You're overseeing a large-scale project, but you're not an engineering or construction specialist, and so you need an overview of the related sustainability concerns and processes. To introduce you to the main issues, experts from the fields of engineering, planning, public health, environmental...

    Published January 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  10. Infrastructure Health in Civil Engineering

    Applications and Management

    By Mohammed M. Ettouney, Sreenivas Alampalli

    Continually increasing demands on infrastructures mean that maintenance and renewal require timely, appropriate action that maximizes benefits while minimizing cost. To be as well informed as possible, decision-makers must have an optimal understanding of an infrastructure’s condition—what it is...

    Published September 27th 2011 by CRC Press