Category Archives: Infrastructure Asset Management

Mississippi Gulf Coast Passenger Rail Revival: NCITEC Project Background

USDOT UTC Funded Research Projects, 2012-2015:

Mississippi Gulf Coast Passenger Rail Revival study is one of several research projects directed by Professor W. Uddin as a part of the National Center for Intermodal Transportation for Economic Competitiveness (NCITEC) projects.



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Public Infrastructure Asset Management: W. Uddin, W. Ronald Hudson, Ralph Haas. McGraw-Hill, New York, 2013

Public Infrastructure Asset Management: 2013 McGraw-Hill Book Provides The Latest Tools and Techniques for Managing Infrastructure Assets. Continue reading Public Infrastructure Asset Management: W. Uddin, W. Ronald Hudson, Ralph Haas. McGraw-Hill, New York, 2013

Sustainable Infrastructure by Recycling Waste Glass to Enhance Road Safety and Reduce Emissions: Guest Post 22

Maintaining Sustainable Infrastructure by Recycling Waste Glass to Enhance Road Safety and Reduce Emissions: video report by a journalism student at the University of Mississippi. Featured on Planet Forward web site. Continue reading Sustainable Infrastructure by Recycling Waste Glass to Enhance Road Safety and Reduce Emissions: Guest Post 22

Dr. Robert Khayat, Ole Miss Chancellor Emeritus: Infrastructure improvement cannot be delayed if we are to continue as a vital nation

Dr. Robert Khayat, Chancellor Emeritus of The University of Mississippi (Ole Miss): Infrastructure improvement cannot be delayed if we are to continue as a vital nation….(from Book Foreword).    Continue reading Dr. Robert Khayat, Ole Miss Chancellor Emeritus: Infrastructure improvement cannot be delayed if we are to continue as a vital nation

Anniversary Post: Geospatial Students’ Projects on Sustainability Practices

Anniversary Post: Geospatial Students’ Projects on Sustainability Practices, Infrastructure Asset Management, and Disasters Impacts. Continue reading Anniversary Post: Geospatial Students’ Projects on Sustainability Practices

Infrastructure Management: PEDD Pavement Evaluation Technology for Roads and Airports

PEDD Pavement Evaluation Software for Roads and Airports: Timely infrastructure maintenance management requires nondestructive evaluation (NDE) for structural integrity assessment. This is explained in the following video interview of Dr. Waheed Uddin for road pavement assets (video credit: Omar Uddin, UVision).

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Sustainable Mass Transit in Cities: Reducing Congestion and Car Emissions in the World by Deploying Metros and Clean Buses

Sustainable Mass Transit in Cities: Reducing Congestion and Car Emissions in the World by Deploying Metros and Clean Buses and Improving Safety. Continue reading Sustainable Mass Transit in Cities: Reducing Congestion and Car Emissions in the World by Deploying Metros and Clean Buses

Metros in the World: Providing Clean Mass Transit, Reducing Congestion and Car Emissions in Cities

Metros in the World: Providing clean mass transit, reducing congestion and car emissions, and improving safety are important considerations for implementing sustainable transport policies in cities. Continue reading Metros in the World: Providing Clean Mass Transit, Reducing Congestion and Car Emissions in Cities