How safe is safe enough for autonomous vehicles on our streets?
AVs promise to make our roads safer, but we are still in the ‘learning curve’—here are 3 areas that can help speed their safe adoption
From the Design Quarterly: Seeing civic infrastructure differently
People-centered design for community infrastructure facilities upends expectations
What’s it like to work underground? First off, mine safety is paramount
Mining engineer Jon Treen offers us a glimpse of working more than a mile underground, out of the reach of sunlight - and cellular reception.
Working in an underground mine? Do you want power down there?
Mines are complicated places with big electrical needs so it’s important for mine owners to involve electrical experts early in the process
Merging design technologies helps fast-track transit project in fast-growing Seattle area
Unique, nontraditional, and highly coordinated BIM process helps Sound Transit’s new Operations and Maintenance Facility take shape
Creating a new paradigm for traffic safety—trade the car for other transit options
Studies suggest smart growth policies, complete streets design, and transit-oriented development might help save lives
Redefining mobility: What does the future look like?
Getting out of single-occupancy vehicles and seamlessly connecting shared travel modes will increase equity and reduce traffic congestion
Keeping up to speed with transportation changes: 3 lessons learned at PodCar City
Autonomous vehicles are changing the way we look at everything, but it’s important to keep an open mind as we move forward in 2018
Building the mine of the future, one step at a time
As mines move toward advanced digital technologies to support safer and more productive mines, implementation challenges persist