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Creating Multi-Jurisdictional Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Policies

Creating Multi-Jurisdictional Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Policies

BRT is expanding as a global transportation strategy. Project sponsors and planners will benefit from the early efforts in multi-jurisdictional engagement presented here.

Rail Overbuild: Current and Future Activity in London

Rail Overbuild: Current and Future Activity in London

Building over rail infrastructure and terminus stations is helping to relieve the pressure of increasing city density in London.

Exploring Resilience Through Sustainable Light Rail Station Design

Exploring Resilience Through Sustainable Light Rail Station Design

Case studies to identify/evaluate sustainable design measures for two light rail extension projects are presented and how they contribute to resilience.

Integrated Urban Strategies in the Resilience Framework

Integrated Urban Strategies in the Resilience Framework

This resilience planning approach incorporates engineering expertise at the beginning of the urban planning process, with examples from NYC projects.

Cost-Effective Ventilation System for a Light Rail Transit Project

Cost-Effective Ventilation System for a Light Rail Transit Project

CFD analysis was used to determine emergency ventilation requirements for 2 new LRT stations and connecting tunnels in the event of a train fire.

Adapting the Lower deck of an Existing Bridge for Light Rail Operation and Typhoon Conditions

Adapting the Lower deck of an Existing Bridge for Light Rail Operation and Typhoon Conditions

An upgrade of an LRT bridge-tunnel was designed for typhoon conditions, with fire life safety provisions to ensure safe evacuation of the tunnel.

Adopting a Standardised Approach to Highways asset Management Resilience

Adopting a Standardised Approach to Highways asset Management Resilience

Standardized risk management approaches such as PAS 55 and ISO 55000 help asset-owning organizations manage their assets efficiently and with transparency.

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