TITLE

Transport 2010 Government Objectives

AUTHOR(S)
Glover, John
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Logistics & Transport Focus;Sep2000, Vol. 2 Issue 7, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the ten-year plan of the government of Great Britain for the transportation industry. The plan expects a total expenditure on the nation's transport system of 180 billion pounds at out-turn prices, over the ten financial years from
ACCESSION #
11646817

 

Related Articles

  • The Development of State Departments of Transportation--A Recent Organizational Phenomenon. Bennett Jr., James W.; DeWitt III, William J. // Transportation Journal (American Society of Transportation & Log;Fall72, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p5 

    The article focuses on reasons for the formation of state departments of transportation in the U.S. In addition to the fact that transportation is a vital economic function and an absolute necessity in a modern economic system, it is appropriate for U.S. government to engage in transport policy...

  • Relief in the I-95 corridor: possible or a pipedream? Bruhl, Christopher P. // Fairfield County Business Journal;12/5/2005, Vol. 44 Issue 49, p17 

    The article focuses on the level of desperation about the conditions in the I-95 corridor in Fairfield County, Connecticut. The Business Council of Fairfield County calls for the participation in the region's transportation planning and advocacy bodies. Solutions to congestion in the corridor...

  • Reverse commuting. Wade, Beth // American City & County;Aug94, Vol. 109 Issue 9, p30 

    Features reverse commuting programs of cities. Inability of suburban infrastructure to cope with the relocation of manufacturing and service industries; Improvement of intermodal transfer arrangements; Evaluation of ridership trends and shifts; Application of transit strategies to community...

  • Time to get serious about transportation alternatives. Norton, William // New Hampshire Business Review;8/18/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p36 

    The article discusses the need for a plan and strategy to support investment in the upgrades of transportation infrastructure in New Hampshire. A long range business transportation planning committee has been convened to address the needs of the state. It is important to focus on the demand side...

  • Mass Urban Transportation in India: Features of Three Models and Learning. Nallathiga, Ramakrishna // ICFAI Journal of Infrastructure;Dec2008, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p36 

    Urbanization and urban population growth have now firmly gripped India, and together with them metropolitanization of cities has also been happening. It is expected that the metro class cities (cities with more than 1 million population) shall have the mass urban transport systems in order to...

  • Road Builders chief: Look past SAFETEA for highway funding.  // Rock Products;Aug2005, Vol. 108 Issue 8, Special Section p2 

    Focuses on the need for policymakers at all government levels to develop an approach to transportation planning for the U.S. to remain globally competitive, according to American Road and Transportation Builder Association CEO Peter Ruane. Purpose of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible and...

  • Compliance date for TWIC is extended.  // Bulk Transporter;Jun2008, Vol. 70 Issue 12, p42 

    The article focuses on the report by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) which states that the compliance date for the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program has been extended to April 15, 2009. DHS asserts that the seven-month extension will realign the...

  • Clogged Arteries. Katz, Bruce; Puentes, Robert // Atlantic;Mar2008, Vol. 301 Issue 2, p38 

    The article focuses on transportation spending in the U.S. It explains that many large cities in the U.S. have not received adequate funding for their needs. The estimated traffic congestion is discussed and presented on a map of the U.S., and the amount of money lost by various cities due to...

  • Asphalt rubber projects going big in Canada. Moore, Miles // Rubber & Plastics News;9/3/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p7 

    The article informs that the Saskatchewan Department of Highways and Transportation, which is encouraged by the success of a rubberized asphalt project in 2005, is spending $5.1 million on 32 kilometers' worth of rubberized asphalt projects. It is stated that the first project was laid two...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of NEW JERSEY STATE LIBRARY

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics