Monday, April 20, 2015
Ride-Hailing in the Suburbs: Apps like Uber and Lyft have experienced great success in America’s cities, but can they thrive in areas with lower population densities?
Drones and Transportation: Across the nation, unmanned aerial vehicles are being tested for transportation purposes ranging from traffic analysis to emergency response.
Mobile Pavement Scanning: Once handled by slow-moving crews on the road shoulders, new vehicle-mounted tools allow engineers to scan at highway speeds.
Center for National Response: A former interstate tunnel in West Virginia has been converted into a training ground where emergency responders can practice their responses to incidents like underground crashes, subway terror attacks and hazmat spills.
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