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Pinto Madness
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written by Mark Dowie, Mother Jones (Magazine) (San Francisco, CA: Mother Jones (Magazine), 1977, originally published 1977), 21 page(s)
This 1977 article by Mark Dowie highlight some of the major flaws in the design of the Ford Pinto.
written by Mark Dowie, Mother Jones (Magazine) (San Francisco, CA: Mother Jones (Magazine), 1977, originally published 1977), 21 page(s)
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Analysis of Bechtel/Parsons Brinckerhoff's Reply to The Boston Globe's Investigative News Series Concerning the Big Dig
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written by Gregory W. Sullivan, Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General (Boston, MA: Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General, 2003, originally published 2003), 51 page(s)
This document served as the Massachusetts Inspector General's response to the Boston Globe's allegations of mismanagement during the construction of the Central Artery/Tunnel (known as the "Big Dig").
written by Gregory W. Sullivan, Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General (Boston, MA: Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General, 2003, originally published 2003), 51 page(s)
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Ceiling Collapse in the Interstate 90 Connector Tunnel, Boston, Massachusetts, July 10, 2006
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written by National Transportation Safety Board (District of Columbia: National Transportation Safety Board, 2007, originally published 2007), 132 page(s)
This NTSB report documents the 2006 collapse of the tunnel ceiling in Boston's Big Dig.
written by National Transportation Safety Board (District of Columbia: National Transportation Safety Board, 2007, originally published 2007), 132 page(s)
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Fatalities Associated With Crash Induced Fuel Leakage and Fires
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written by Ford Motor Company (Ford Motor Company, 1977, originally published 1977), 8 page(s)
This internal memo from the Ford Motor Company (known as the "Ford Pinto Memo") compares the cost of repairing the flawed Pintos versus paying for death and injury settlements.
written by Ford Motor Company (Ford Motor Company, 1977, originally published 1977), 8 page(s)
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Investigation Into the King's Cross Underground Fire
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written by United Kingdom. Department for Transport (London, England: United Kingdom. Department for Transport, 1988, originally published 1988), 286 page(s)
This report summarizes the findings of a year-long investigation conducted by the Department of Transport (UK) into the 1988 King's Cross fire.
written by United Kingdom. Department for Transport (London, England: United Kingdom. Department for Transport, 1988, originally published 1988), 286 page(s)
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Man Made Marvels, 101, Taiwan's Hsuehshan Tunnel
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written by Discovery Networks Asia; produced by Andrew Waterworth, in Man Made Marvels, 101 (New Zealand: NHNZ, 2006), 49 mins
Engineers in Taiwan embark on a challenging project to build a 13 km mountain tunnel. The tunnel, which will link the rural and urban economies of Taiwan, proves to be one of the most difficult to build.
written by Discovery Networks Asia; produced by Andrew Waterworth, in Man Made Marvels, 101 (New Zealand: NHNZ, 2006), 49 mins
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Pinto Recall Report
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written by Ford Motor Company (Ford Motor Company, 1978, originally published 1978), 21 page(s)
With the release of this document, the Ford Motor Company announced the recall of some 1.4 million Pintos and Bobcats in 1978.
written by Ford Motor Company (Ford Motor Company, 1978, originally published 1978), 21 page(s)
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Power, Speed, and Form: Engineers and the Making of the Twentieth Century
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written by David P. Billington, Jr. and David P. Billington, Princeton University Press (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 298 page(s)
From airplanes and trains to automobiles and skyscrapers, this book summarizes some of the major engineering breakthroughs between 1876 and 1939.
written by David P. Billington, Jr. and David P. Billington, Princeton University Press (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 298 page(s)
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The Tube, Series 1, Episode 2, 24 Hours
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produced by Mosaic Films LLP, in The Tube, Series 1, Episode 2 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2004), 26 mins
On the tube, Jeff Marshall makes his attempt to get into the record books.
produced by Mosaic Films LLP, in The Tube, Series 1, Episode 2 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2004), 26 mins
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The Tube, Series 1, Episode 6, Heatwave
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directed by Joyce Trozzo, fl. 2003 and Will Grove-White, fl. 2004; produced by Will Grove-White, fl. 2004 and Joyce Trozzo, fl. 2003, Mosaic Films LLP and Carlton Television, in The Tube, Series 1, Episode 6 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2004), 26 mins
On the tube, the network's on the grip of a heatwave. Darren is on the lookout for a fare evasion. It's the hottest day of the year in the capital and the staff at London Underground are struggling through an August heatwave.
directed by Joyce Trozzo, fl. 2003 and Will Grove-White, fl. 2004; produced by Will Grove-White, fl. 2004 and Joyce Trozzo, fl. 2003, Mosaic Films LLP and Carlton Television, in The Tube, Series 1, Episode 6 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2004), 26 mins
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