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New study in Spain on high temperatures impacting the railway network 1280 853 foresee

New study in Spain on high temperatures impacting the railway network

The potential impacts of temperatures on the Spanish railway network (16.000 km) are analysed in terms of average track buckling failures until 2100. The approach addresses the frequency of future buckling events considering the spatial and temporal distribution to establish trends between climate projections and track buckling events stressing the importance of planning and maintenance…

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Third Newsletter online now 1280 823 foresee

Third Newsletter online now

This edition features articles on the progress of different tasks related to Data acquisition, collection, integration and management system (WP2 by Telespazio), Adaptation Strategies for the Transition towards Sustainable Drainage Systems (WP3 by CEMOSA) and Facilitation of Market Deployment of FORESEE results through Standarization (WP8 by ERF). In addition, two interviews are featured with FERROVIAL…

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Porous Asphalt Study in the journal Materials 150 150 foresee

Porous Asphalt Study in the journal Materials

Researchers from the University of Cantabria have recently published results of the study “Effect of Synthetic Fibers and Hydrated Lime in Porous Asphalt Mixture Using Multi‐Criteria Decision‐Making Techniques”. The research focussed on the impact of polyolefin–aramid fibers and hydrated lime in the functional and mechanical performance of porous asphalt mixtures. Full article can be downloaded here: Materials_Univ Cantabria_Feb 2020

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Editorial in World Highways magazine 150 150 foresee

Editorial in World Highways magazine

A dedicated article about FORESEE is featured in the February edition of World Highways. The magazine stands as main reference for the road infrastructure professionals displaying contributions from industry experts all around the world Full article can be downloaded here: http://digital.worldhighways.com/2020/global/jan-feb/html5/index.html?pn=17

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A picture is worth a thousand words 150 150 foresee

A picture is worth a thousand words

The FORESEE video provides a clear explanation of the future methodology “Made in Europe” able to ensure a more resilient multimodal transport infrastructure while optimising road and rail asset management strategies against manmade or natural hazards. Watch the full video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FFC_dAMTQws&t=56s

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Results on asphalt performance in extreme events presented in Washington under the TRB Congress 679 510 foresee

Results on asphalt performance in extreme events presented in Washington under the TRB Congress

During the 99th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB), the GITECO Research Group (University of Cantabria) presented a research on the performance of porous asphalt pavement for extreme weather conditions. This annual renowned congress was held in Washington DC (USA) from 12 to 16 January gathering more than 13000 professionals from the transport…

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Presenting latest developments on resilience to ADIF (Spanish Railway Infrastructure Body) 453 339 foresee

Presenting latest developments on resilience to ADIF (Spanish Railway Infrastructure Body)

On 29 November, a delegation of FORESEE (Tecnalia and SRG Chairman) presented in Madrid the ongoing research to ADIF that is the Spanish state-owned railway infrastructure manager part of the Ministry of Development. ADIF was founded in 2005 responsible for the management of most of Spain’s railway infrastructure including the track, signalling and stations. Discussions…

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Discussions at the 12th World Congress on Railway Research 150 150 foresee

Discussions at the 12th World Congress on Railway Research

The 12th World Congress on Railway Research (WCRR) was held in Tokyo from 28 October to 1 November 2019. ETH Zurich participated in the technical sessions discussing about intervention programs to improve performance for railway networks and its relation to the ongoing research at FORESEE. The WCRR gathers academics, researchers and industry in all areas…

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Video Interview with Ferrovial’s David Delgado 1962 1230 foresee

Video Interview with Ferrovial’s David Delgado

FAC’s Sheryl Lynch catches up with David Delgado, FORESEE partner and Project Manager (PMP certified) of the R&D Department at Ferrovial Agroman. Topics discussed include key challenges for resilience research and practice in the transport sector and the key results of the project and who they will benefit.

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Presence at the 26th World Road Congress 720 540 foresee

Presence at the 26th World Road Congress

The 26th World Road Congress, held in Abu Dhabi (UAE) from 6 to 10 October, gathered more than 6000 participants from 144 countries, more than 3700 delegates and 40 Ministers and Vice-Ministers from all over the world. This event is organised every four years presenting the results of different working groups at PIARC level on specific…

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