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Yes, he can get nerdier! Submit your photos of interesting infrastructure here: http://practical.engineering/whats-that-infrastructure/ Let me know what you think of this new series - What's that Infrastructure? - where we divulge and discover the man made world around us. Answers below (don't cheat!). 1. Tactile Paving (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tactile_paving) 2. Breakaway Sign Post (http://safety.fhwa.dot.gov/roadway_dept/policy_guide/road_hardware/ctrmeasures/breakaway/) 3. Bridge Protective Assembly (https://ftp.dot.state.tx.us/pub/txdot-info/brg/071813-webinar/nemec.pdf PDF WARNING!) Thanks for watching, and let me know what you think! Patreon: http://patreon.com/PracticalEngineering Website: http://practical.engineering Music: Elexive - Valley Santa (https://www.youtube.c...
How do we build the cities and the infrastructure of tomorrow in a more sustainable way? Imagine a silent and emission free city. Imagine a cleaner safer and more resource efficient world. This is our scenario for the future.
Roads help people access education, healthcare and jobs. Electricity generation is vital to fueling our societies. Yet both often impact natural ecosystems and the services they provide. In this video, we take a look at how these two can coexist and how economic analysis plays a big part in identifying the factors needed to make smart decisions. This video was made possible by the support of the American People through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation and is a part of the Biodiversity Understanding in Infrastructure and Landscape Development (BUILD) program. To learn more about this program, go to: http://conservation-strategy.org/
On this edition of Innovation Africa with GE, a great panel of investors and advisers in Africa's transportation infrastructure space examine the smart thinking required to upgrade the continent's Transport Infrastructure, innovation in policy formation for transport infrastructure, and incentives for investors across the continent. CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa moderates a dialogue with Tim Scheweikert CEO of GE Transportation in Sub-saharan Africa, Vishal Agarwal, Infrastructure Specialist and former partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers Kenya and Wale Shonibare, Managing Director Investment Banking at UBA Capital.
African countries were on a drive to boost infrastructure and road networks on the continent in 2016. Ethiopia made huge strides this year with the inauguration of a new railway line, linking the capital, Addis Ababa with Djibouti in October. The 750 kilometer line was built at a cost of 4 billion US dollars with help from China. The country wants to have 5,000 kilometers of new rail lines by 2020 to boost the economy by improving transport. "It is a part of trans African railway network so… READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2017/01/03/investments-in-africa-s-transport-infrastructure-begin-to-pay-off Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/...
Increasing demand for roads, rail and airports is generating significant investment opportunities for European transport infrastructure. Macquarie Capital’s Adam Hain discusses the opportunities and challenges facing investors, and the impact technology will have in reshaping the sector.
Following the report by ITV/Radio on hike in transport fares in some routes in Benin City, stakeholders in the transport sector have agreed to bring down the transport cost. Pius Nsogho reports that the decision was reached after a closed door meeting between Edo State Commissioner for Infrastructure, Engineer Abraham Amiolemen and some stakeholders in the transport sector.
What's better than transportation infrastructure? More transportation infrastructure! Thanks again to everyone who sent in photos. EDIT: Several people have commented that the angled frames around the signs are to prevent graffiti. Submit your photos of interesting infrastructure here: http://practical.engineering/whats-that-infrastructure/ LINKS: Can Opener Bridge: www.11foot8.com Nick Moore: www.youtube.com/user/nik282000 Karl Jansen: www.ceephotos.karcor.com Patreon: http://patreon.com/PracticalEngineering Website: http://practical.engineering Music: Elexive - Valley Santa (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TA7Hro7OYpc)
According to the Frost & Sullivan's analysis of infrastructure development in Sub-Saharan Africa shows $174 billion dollars is being invested in transport and logistics infrastructure, while $28 billion dollars is being invested in the development of major Trans-African road, rail corridors and deep-sea ports in order to rapidly improve trade volumes in sub-Saharan Africa. Driving Forward discuss the connection between road, rail and ports with Bongani Mankewu, Chief Executive of the Rail Road Association of South Africa.
The Democratic Republic of Congo has one of the worst transportation safety records in the world. Residents in the capital city of Kinshasa, say their infrastructure system needs a massive overhaul. But, the government is unlikely to improve it ahead of elections later this year. Paul Ndiho has more.
Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) was established through a merger of the NRA and the RPA , two organisations which have been at the forefront of recent successful major infrastructural delivery in Ireland. This presentation focuses on TII as an operator of both road and light rail infrastructure, the benefits now being realised from previous investments and provide an insight into what the Government’s recently published "Infrastructure and Capital Investment Plan" holds for TII and its partners. Presented by: Michael Nolan Chartered Engineer is the first chief executive of Transport Infrastructure Ireland following a merger between the National Roads Authority (NRA) and the Railway Procurement Agency (RPA). He has held senior positions for the predecessor organisation, the National...
In today's episode of Fireside presenter Bhusan Dahal is discussing about the Delhi visit of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, the outcome of his visit with the member of visiting group and Physical Infrastructure and Transport Minister Raghubir Mahaseth . This program was aired in Kantipur Television on 09 April 2018 at 9:00 PM. Kantipur TV HD को सम्पूर्ण कार्यक्रम Youtube मा समयमै हेर्न र कार्यक्रम बारे जानकारी प्राप्त गर्न हामीसँग Youtube मा जोडिनुहोस् : https://www.youtube.com/user/TheEkantipur?sub_confirmation=1 Click here to Download our Apps: http://www.kantipurtv.com/apps Visit our Website: http://www.kantipurtv.com Facebook: https://www.faceabook.com/kantipurtelevisionnetwork/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ourktv Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kantipurtelevision/
MSc Transport, Infrastructure & Logistics (TIL). The programme leads to the degree of Master of Science in Transport, Infrastructure and Logistics. Because the field of Transport, Infrastructure and Logistics is highly interdisciplinary the following three faculties of Delft University of Technology jointly operate this programme; i.e.: Faculty of Design, Engineering and Production; Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management; Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences.
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Nigeria is working with China to build railways and upgrade its broader transport infrastructure. CNBC Africa's Gugulethu Cele and Wole Famurewa speak to Nigeria's Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi about fixing Nigeria's transport infrastructure.
London is going through a period of major investment in new infrastructure in order to meet the burgeoning population growth. This film outlines major new transport infrastructure projects including Crossrail and HS2, the expansion of the Thameslink service and cycling infrastructure, and other projects such as the Thames Tideway Tunnel and Sustainable Urban Drainage systems - all designed to increase the liveability of the capital and help support its project growth.
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A special briefing session with BBC broadcaster Jeremy Vine to discuss public attitudes to cycling based on his experience as a cyclist in London. Jeremy is a relatively recent convert to cycling. The committee also questioned his Editor, Phil Jones, who has been cycling in London for over 30 years, to discuss changes to infrastructure over that time.
Transportation-oriented development has made NYC and the region what we are today. The MTA and NYC Real Estate are partners in that tradition. Listen to REBNY Chairman, Rob Speyer, Thomas F. Prendergast, Chairman, CEO, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Polly Trottenberg, Commissioner, NYC Department of Transportation, Mitchell L. Moss of New York University’s Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management, Henry Hart Rice Professor of Urban Policy and Planning discuss major transportation upgrades and challenges.
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