Sustainability, Eco-efficiency, and Conservation in Transportation Infrastructure Asset Management

Sustainability, Eco-efficiency, and Conservation in Transportation Infrastructure Asset Management

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Worldwide there is a growing interest in efficient planning and the design, construction and maintenance of transportation facilities and infrastructure assets. The 3rd International Conference on Transportation Infrastructure ICTI 2014 (Pisa, April 22-25, 2014) contains contributions on sustainable development and preservation of transportation infrastructure assets, with a focus on eco-efficient and cost-effective measures. Sustainability, Eco-efficiency and Conservation in Transportation Infrastructure Asset Management includes a selection of peer reviewed papers on a wide variety of topics: a€c Advanced modeling tools (LCA, LCC, BCA, performance prediction, design tools and systems) a€c Data management (monitoring and evaluation) a€c Emerging technologies and equipments a€c Innovative strategies and practices a€c Environmental sustainability issues a€c Eco-friendly design and materials a€c Re-use or recycling of resources a€c Pavements, tracks, and structures a€c Case studies Sustainability, Eco-efficiency and Conservation in Transportation Infrastructure Asset Management will be particularly of interest to academics, researchers, and practitioners involved in sustainable development and maintenance of transportation infrastructure assets.Sydney, Australia: Austroads Incorporated. Austroads. 2011. Review of skid resistance and measurement methods. Sydney ... Seasonal and weather normalisation of skid resistance measurements. No. Research ... Design Manual for Roads and Bridges ... Leon, E.I. aamp; Najafi, S. 2012. The little book ... Investigation of seasonal variation in pavement friction using the datapave 3.0 database. ... California PATH Program, Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Berkley.


Title:Sustainability, Eco-efficiency, and Conservation in Transportation Infrastructure Asset Management
Author:Massimo Losa, Tom Papagiannakis
Publisher:CRC Press - 2014-04-28
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