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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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A Big Dig Cost Recovery Referral: Dewey Square Air Intake Structure
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written by Gregory W. Sullivan, Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General (Boston, MA: Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General, 2005, originally published 2005), 16 page(s)
This report from the Massachusetts Inspector General presents the cost recovery findings from the Big Dig.
written by Gregory W. Sullivan, Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General (Boston, MA: Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General, 2005, originally published 2005), 16 page(s)
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Bridges: The Science and Art of the World's Most Inspiring Structures
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written by David Blockley, Oxford University Press (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2012, originally published 2010), 329 page(s)
This book explores some of the world's great bridges and the progression of modern designs.
written by David Blockley, Oxford University Press (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2012, originally published 2010), 329 page(s)
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An Engineer's View of Human Error
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written by Trevor Kletz, 1922-2013 (New York, NY: Taylor and Francis Group, 2001, originally published 2001), 281 page(s)
This book addresses some of the common human errors that lead to engineering disasters.
written by Trevor Kletz, 1922-2013 (New York, NY: Taylor and Francis Group, 2001, originally published 2001), 281 page(s)
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Horizon, Season 27, Episode 6, California Dreaming
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produced by John Lynch, 1961-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 27, Episode 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 50 mins
Los Angeles, the second largest city in the U.S., has long grappled with traffic congestion on its roadways. Despite California's strict laws on pollution, smog and greenhouse gases continue to be a major fallout from the millions of vehicles on Los Angeles streets.
produced by John Lynch, 1961-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 27, Episode 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 50 mins
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Man Made Marvels, 105, Korean Express
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written by Discovery Networks Asia; produced by Andrew Waterworth, in Man Made Marvels, 105 (New Zealand: NHNZ, 2007), 1 hour 1 mins
South Korea's rugged terrain has acted as a long-standing barrier to the country's economic development. With the KTX train, engineers look to build a state-of-the-art high-speed rail, one that will connect South Korea's two largest cities, Seoul and Busan.
written by Discovery Networks Asia; produced by Andrew Waterworth, in Man Made Marvels, 105 (New Zealand: NHNZ, 2007), 1 hour 1 mins
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Megastructures, China's Ultimate Port
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written by National Geographic; produced by Steven R. Talley, in Megastructures (New Zealand: NHNZ, 2007), 55 mins
Chinese engineers embark on an ambitious project to build the Yangshan Port, one of the largest deepwater ports in the world.
written by National Geographic; produced by Steven R. Talley, in Megastructures (New Zealand: NHNZ, 2007), 55 mins
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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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