An international upsurge in demand for urban mass transit facilities is creating one of the few important growth markets on the international construction scene. Hundreds, and often thousands, of millions of dollars are being spent in the most prosperous and poverty-ridden cities of the world. The current popularity of mass transit projects is based on numerous economic and social benefits - the relief of traffic congestion, environmental disruption and air pollution, energy conservation, and opportunities for improved land use.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Donnelley (Reuben H) Corporation

    466 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10017
  • Publication Date: 1985-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 26-28
  • Serial:
    • World Construction
    • Volume: 38
    • Issue Number: 1
    • Publisher: Donnelley (Reuben H) Corporation

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00453788
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 2004 10:00PM