Class_2.ppj.2009 - The Pennsylvania State University Department of Civil& Environmental Engineering CE 321 Highway Engineering Class#2 Class

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Unformatted text preview: The Pennsylvania State University Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering CE 321: Highway Engineering Class #2: Class Introduction, Overview and System Trends Spring 2009 Outline Course Introduction Brief overview of Transportation Broad discussion about highway/road engineering Civil Engineering Civil engineers plan, design, build, operate, maintain, and manage the infrastructure. This includes buildings, airports, tunnels, dams, bridges, highways, ports, and water supply and sewage systems. What is Transportation? Definition of Transportation Transportation is the safe and efficient movement of people and goods in an environmentally responsible manner. Definition of Transportation Transportation is the safe and efficient movement of people and goods in an environmentally responsible manner. Transportation involves much more than engineering, including disciplines such as economics, public policy and planning, to name a few. Where does CE 321 at Penn State fit in? Current Undergraduate Course...
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This note was uploaded on 06/08/2009 for the course CE 321 taught by Professor Petrucha during the Spring '02 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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Class_2.ppj.2009 - The Pennsylvania State University Department of Civil& Environmental Engineering CE 321 Highway Engineering Class#2 Class

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