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- CRC Press 2016; US$ 115.95
During day-to-day use, thousands of lives are lost each year due to accidents, directly or indirectly, resulting from poor transportation system reliability and safety. In the United States, automobile accidents alone result in around 42,000 deaths per year, costing billions of dollars to the economy each year. A common subject in journal articles... more...
- Rutgers University Press 2015; US$ 32.95
Politics Across the Hudson offers a behind-the-scenes look at three decades of contentious planning for the new Tappan Zee Bridge, revealing valuable lessons for those trying to tackle complex public policies. Drawing on his own extensive experience in planning megaprojects, more than one hundred exclusive interviews with key figures (including... more...
- The History Press 2015; US$ 11.99
The golden age of coaching came between 1815 and 1840 as great road improvements occurred allowing trams, carts and buggies to be towed by horses comfortably. As companies vied for market share, one man stood out above the rest. William Turton made his money as a Hay and Corn Merchant but is better known as a founder and long-time chairman of Leeds... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 24.38
Die Senkung der Anzahl von Verkehrsunfällen und Unfallopfern stellt eine zentrale Herausforderung dar, sowohl aus Sicht des öffentlichen Gesundheitswesens als auch mit Blick auf volkswirtschaftliche Lasten. Aus diesem Grund kommt der kommunikativen Unfallprävention eine große Relevanz zu. Welche Erfolge solche Verkehrssicherheitskommunikation erzielen... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95
This volume investigates developments and future trends in transportation research and what effects they will have on society. The coverage is broad; including road (urban and motorway), rail and air-traffic control. The sections deal with safety aspects, modelling and simulation, the use of sensors and image processing. The final section covers the... more...
- Plunkett Research, Ltd. 2014; US$ 349.99
PLUNKETT'S TRANSPORTATION, SUPPLY CHAIN & LOGISTICS INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2014 Key Findings: •Plunkett Research lists top 500 companies in Transportation, Supply Chain and Logistics and names top trends changing the industry for the mid term. Key Features: •Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence •Market... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95
Control in Transportation Systems covers the proceedings of the Fourth International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC)/International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)/International Federation of Operational Research Societies (IFORS) Conference on Control in Transportation Systems. The book discusses papers that tackle applications,... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 20.77
Jörg Dallmeyer untersucht die Simulation urbaner Verkehrsszenarien. Es werden verschiedene Verkehrsteilnehmertypen modelliert und in effiziente, valide Simulationsmodelle überführt. Das Straßennetz wird vollautomatisch modelliert, um den Verkehr ganzer Städte simulieren zu können. Der Autor entwickelt hierfür das Verkehrssimulationssystem MAINSIM... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 60.00
This comprehensive and accessible Handbook presents state-of-the-art research on the decision-making processes in the deliverance of mega-projects - large infrastructure projects for the transportation of people and/or goods. The expert contributors explore how decisions are made at different stages in mega-projects and the multi-actor relationships... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 133.00 US$ 115.27
The use and management of multimodal transport systems, including car-pooling and goods transportation, have become extremely complex, due to their large size (sometimes several thousand variables), the nature of their dynamic relationships as well as the many constraints to which they are subjected. The managers of these systems must ensure that the... more...