Infrastructure Planning, Engineering, and Economics, Second Edition

by: Alvin S. Goodman, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, Makarand Hastak, Ph.D., P.E, C.C.P., M.ASCE


Abstract: A complete, up-to-date infrastructure planning resource and thoroughly revised to address sustainability and the latest codes and regulations, Infrastructure Planning, Engineering, and Economics, Second Edition, describes the full range of skills necessary to plan, implement, upgrade, and maintain infrastructure projects in the public sector. This comprehensive work discusses planning methodologies and best practices, and features global case studies, research projects, and references to the literature to support the principles presented. The text has been streamlined and updated in order to improve ease of use for instructors and students. It also serves as an essential on-the-job reference for professionals.
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Title: Infrastructure Planning, Engineering, and Economics, Second Edition

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2015 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071850131

Authors:

Alvin S. Goodman, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE is Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering at NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering in Brooklyn, New York. He has authored or co-authored 75 books, technical articles, and research reports, including more than 40 referred publications.

Makarand Hastak, Ph.D., P.E, C.C.P., M.ASCE is Professor and Head of the Division of Construction Engineering and Management as well as Professor of Civil Engineering at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. He serves on the Education Board of the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering.

Description: A complete, up-to-date infrastructure planning resource and thoroughly revised to address sustainability and the latest codes and regulations, Infrastructure Planning, Engineering, and Economics, Second Edition, describes the full range of skills necessary to plan, implement, upgrade, and maintain infrastructure projects in the public sector. This comprehensive work discusses planning methodologies and best practices, and features global case studies, research projects, and references to the literature to support the principles presented. The text has been streamlined and updated in order to improve ease of use for instructors and students. It also serves as an essential on-the-job reference for professionals.