This rolling barrier system has been designed...
VIDEO: Tarmac has created Topmix Permeable, a porous concrete that allows rain water to flow though it.
VIDEO: Edeva Actibump is an automatic speed bump that recedes into the road if cars are travelling over the speed limit.
It checks approaching vehicles through a radar, and if they are driving too fast, it can drop below the road surface by 60 mm.
VIDEO: Its nickname is "The road that tolerates no mistakes."
VIDEO: The RoadPrinter revolutionizes the way brick walkways and roads are constructed.
VIDEO: Travellers filmed their drive on one of 'the world's most dangerous roads': Khardung La.
VIDEO: Tarmac has created Topmix Permeable a porous concrete that allows rain water to flow though it.
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Private fees vs. property taxes.
[credit provider=”AP”] Even as Congress remains at a budget impasse, President Barack Obama continues to tout his plans to increase federal investment in the nation’s ailing infrastructure, a $50 billion initiative that the White House claims will spur job creation and economic growth.What remains unclear, however, is how the Obama […]
[credit provider=”Wikimedia/rodjonesphotography.co.uk” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ABig_Sur_landscape.jpg”] These spectacular paved tar creations from all over the world are an absolute pleasure to drive on! [slideshow] [slide permalink=”the-overseas-highway-florida-keys-1″ title=”The Overseas Highway, Florida Keys” content=”Imagine a stunning road that leaps from island to island, across 42 bridges over the unbelievably blue ocean. Built in 1938 along […]
We continue to dive into the St. Louis Federal Reserve ‘s new trove of old historical economic data.
Mark Rober, an engineer at NASA, seems to have a little too much time on his hands. For a fun experiment, Rober decided to camp out on the side of a road and analyse how many cars went out of their way to hit rubber animals he placed on the […]
[credit provider=”JoshuaDavisPhotography on flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/articnomad/211169462/”] How is the condition of roads that you drive on?Well, the roads that I drive on are so bad that they require a large truck or SUV to navigate at anything close to normal speeds. The potholes are alignment killers, and the horrible patches were […]
[credit provider=”Tri-State Transportation Campaign” url=”http://www.tstc.org/reports/danger12/dangerous%20roads-2012-final.pdf”] In New York, there are reasons to believe that the biggest threat to your safety could come from the road.As Clyde Haberman writes today in his City Room column: “With the decline of violent crime in the city, the reality today is that a New Yorker […]
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