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- The History Press 2015; US$ 24.78
William Turton (1825-1900) became the most experienced and respected developer of urban transport in northern England. Turton began a hay dealership aged nineteen, becoming a large-scale corn, fodder and coal merchant. He investing in livery stables, cabs and horse omnibuses. He was a founding Director of Leeds Tramways Company and Chairman for most... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 52.95
Roadwork Theory and Practice gives the essential information needed by every road worker, highway technician, incorporated, graduate or chartered engineer, not only by explaining the theory of road construction and its associated activities, but by illustrating its application with practical working methods that are in use in everyday engineering... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2003; US$ 157.50 US$ 137.81
This is a comprehensive, problem-solving engineering guide on the strategic planning, development, and maintenance of public and private transportation systems. Covering all modes of transportation on land, air, and water, the Handbook shows how to solve specific problems, such as facility improvement, cost reduction, or operations optimization... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 85.00
The interchange is a new form of transport building which integrates into a single whole various modes of public transport, putting the passenger first (rather than the infrastructure). This book presents design principles for transport interchanges and offers analysis of best practice in the UK and abroad. The author demonstrates how this complex... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 215.00 US$ 188.13
The definitive transportation engineering resource--fully revised and updated The two-volume Handbook of Transportation Engineering , Second Edition offers practical, comprehensive coverage of the entire transportation engineering field. Featuring 18 new chapters and contributions from nearly 70 leading experts, this authoritative work discusses... more...
- Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2010; US$ 39.99
Vorwort zur 1. Auflage Das viel diskutierte Thema Nachträge hat in der Praxis ? nicht zuletzt auf Grund der aktuell wirtschaftlich schwierigen Lage der Baubranche ? nach wie vor eine beson- re ökonomische Bedeutung. Bei nahezu jedem größeren Bauvorhaben treten Na- tragssachverhalte auf, die nicht selten erhebliches Konfliktpotenzial bergen und - tunter... more...
- Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2012; Not Available
Ausgehend von den Anforderungen an die sichere Durchführung des Bahnbetriebs zeigt dieses Lehr- und Fachbuch sehr systematisch die Möglichkeiten der Fahrwegsicherung auf. Für die dafür eingesetzten Sensoren und Aktoren am Gleis werden Anforderungen beschrieben sowie Realisierungsbeispiele gegeben. Ein Schwerpunkt des Buches liegt auf der Behandlung... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 84.00
Transforming Urban Transport confronts head-on the dilemma faced by a world wedded to mobility: the danger of continuing along the fossil-fuelled path and the real paucity of viable technological alternatives which can be deployed in time. To respond to the dilemma, the ideal of urban transport must be changed from auto-based mobility to systems of... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 165.00 US$ 143.00
The human-computer interactions are more and more present in our everyday life, and lead to many conceptual and methodological problems for the designers and evaluators of interactive systems. This book is about Human-Computer Interaction in Transport domain, in which the traveler becomes a user of information systems, particularly before and during... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 139.00 US$ 120.47
Urban transport systems need to be analyzed from various perspectives: the offer on one hand, the demand on the other hand, but also their negative externalities (risks of transport systems). These three dimensions are rarely apprehended in an integrated perspective. This book provides a large collection of chapters dealing with these specific dimensions,... more...