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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.
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...
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/...
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/
The years 1820 to 1920 are considered the Industrial Age in America. Early in that century, America was developing an infrastructure and transportation systems to support its growing industrial-ization and inventions. The Conestoga Road, Erie Canal, steamboats, railroads, and turnpikes are examples of the early progress. The U.S. population went from 2.5 million to 24 million, and farmers moved from subsistence to cash crops.
What is Transport, Learn Infrastructure Challenges & Inflation. Importance of Energy, Transport, Communication, Medical & Education. Meaning and Types of Inflation. For Details Visit https://meraskill.com/ca-cpt/economics/infrastructure-challenges-and-inflation WhatsApp Now: 8692900017 http://www.meraskill.com/ our other chapters in this series Acounts by Sheela Madam http://bit.ly/AcctsIntro http://bit.ly/AcctJournaltoCB http://bit.ly/CR_ROE http://bit.ly/BankRecoS http://bit.ly/MSInventory http://bit.ly/MSDep http://bit.ly/MSFinalAc http://bit.ly/MSConsignment http://bit.ly/MSJointV http://bit.ly/MSBillsOfExchg http://bit.ly/MSSalesReturn http://bit.ly/MSPartnership1 http://bit.ly/MSPartnership2 http://bit.ly/MSCompanyActs1 http://bit.ly/MSCompanyActs2 Law by Bharat Sir http:/...
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.
InfraRisk Final Dissemination Conference - Session 1 Protection of critical transport infrastructure - a network management perspective B. Bell (Univ. of Surrey) INFRARISK Novel indicators for identifying critical INFRAstructure at RISK from Natural Hazards. Extreme, low probability, natural hazard events can have a devastating impact on critical infrastructure (CI) systems in Europe. The European project INFRARISK (Novel Indicators for identifying critical INFRAstructure at RISK from natural hazards) aims to develop reliable stress tests to establish the resilience of European CI to rare low frequency extreme events and to aid decision making in the long term regarding robust infrastructure development and protection of existing infrastructure. The project will focus on road and rail ...
An integrated Europe-wide transport infrastructure must be able to cope with increasing demand. Such infrastructure is essential for economic progress – but several key challenges need to be met, as Helmut Morsi of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport explains...
200-2013 EU Structural support for transport infrastructure development
Learn more at PwC.com - http://pwc.to/1NMapWh PwC Partner, Charlie Johnson-Ferguson, interviews Julian Smith, PwC's Global Transportation & Logistics Leader, on the key trends in global transport infrastructure arising from the findings of our global transport infrastructure report.
Roads play an important role in the economic development of Kazakhstan's economy. Without a modern transport network, it is difficult to realize the transit potential, given the large area and the geographical position of Kazakhstan in the region. That is why the creation of a modern road and transport infrastructure is one of the key provisions of the ‘Nurly Jol’ program. Nursultan Nazarbayev spoke in detail about this during his conversation with representatives of leading TV channels.
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.
Brought to you by Desert Diamond: http://ddcaz.com President Trump Remarks at Department of Transportation President Trump ends his week-long focus on his infrastructure agenda with a speech at the Department of Transportation.
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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.
This film examines the investment opportunities and challenges associated with mobilizing action and resources to improve the efficiency of the Northern and Central Trade Corridors in East Africa. The information is related to findings of a Corridor Diagnostic Study completed with financial and technical support from USAID/East Africa and DFID.
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.
The Main Streets' team is working closely with experts from across The City, like Calgary Transit and Transportation. We consulted with Jon Lea, Lead Planner of Green Line North, and Asif Kurji, Senior Transit Planner to discuss the important role of transportation infrastructure to the future of main street areas. To learn more, visit calgary.ca/mainstreets. ---