Infrastructure Planning Handbook: Planning, Engineering, and Economics by Alvin GoodmanInfrastructure Planning Handbook: Planning, Engineering, and Economics by Alvin Goodman

Infrastructure Planning Handbook: Planning, Engineering, and Economics

byAlvin Goodman, Makarand Hastak

Hardcover | August 29, 2006

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Valuable as both a classroom text as well as a self-study guide, this comprehensive reference presents all the essential concepts and methodologies of infrastructure planning. The authors provide all the tools, analysis techniques, and case studies required to upgrade and maintain infrastructure in the USA as well as rest of the world.

Alvin S. Goodman, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, is Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering at Polytechnic University in Brooklyn, New York. He is a Certified Professional Hydrologist with extensive academic and professional experience in water resources and hydraulic engineering in the United States and throughout the world. His research exper...
Title:Infrastructure Planning Handbook: Planning, Engineering, and EconomicsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:9.5 × 7.8 × 1.4 inPublished:August 29, 2006Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071474943

ISBN - 13:9780071474948

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 2. Planning Contexts, Perspectives, and Objectives

Chapter 3. Planning and Appraisal of Major Infrastructure Projects

Chapter 4. Screening Projects and Master Planning

Chapter 5. Municipal Infrastructure Systems -- Performance and Prioritization Measures

Chapter 6. Comparisons of Infrastructure Alternatives

Chapter 7. Planning Aids

Chapter 8. Financial Analyses

Chapter 9. Economic Analyses- Concepts

Chapter 10.Economic Analysis -- Applications

Chapter 11.Environmental And Social Impact - Concepts, Requirements and Procedures

Chapter 12.Environmental and Social Impact Assessment -- Additional Analyses and Issues

Chapter 13.Public Involvement

Chapter 14.Legal and Institutional Aspects

Chapter 15.Special Planning Issues for Developing Countries

Chapter 16.Construction and Professional Services

Chapter 17.Planning for Uncertainty and Risk

Chapter 18.Operations Research Methods for Planning and Analysis