Tag Archives: Transportation

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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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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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

Spain: “Vitoria-Gasteiz Named The Most Green City 2012” Madrid Implements Sustainable Transportation Strategies by Replacing Asphalt and Concrete With Greenery

Spain Progressing To a Sustainable Future: “Vitoria-Gasteiz Named The Most Green City 2012.” Madrid Implements Sustainable Transportation Strategies by Replacing Asphalt and Concrete With Greenery. Continue reading Spain: “Vitoria-Gasteiz Named The Most Green City 2012” Madrid Implements Sustainable Transportation Strategies by Replacing Asphalt and Concrete With Greenery

Megacity Sustainable Transportation System: São Paulo Mass Transit Systems, Brazil

Megacity Sustainable Transportation System Reducing Traffic Congestion, Decreasing Emissions, and Improving Air Quality and Public Mobility: São Paulo Metropolis Mass Transit Systems, Brazil (São Paulo is striving to become the first city with fossil fuel-free mass transit operation within 5 years). Continue reading Megacity Sustainable Transportation System: São Paulo Mass Transit Systems, Brazil