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

Massimo Losa, Tom Papagiannakis

April 28, 2014 by CRC Press
Reference - 800 Pages
ISBN 9781138001473 - CAT# K22690

USD$339.00

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Summary

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:

• Advanced modeling tools (LCA, LCC, BCA, performance prediction,design tools and systems)

• Data management (monitoring and evaluation)

• Emerging technologies and equipments

• Innovative strategies and practices

• Environmental sustainability issues

• Eco-friendly design and materials

• Re-use or recycling of resources

• Pavements, tracks, and structures

• 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.

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