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Exploración de un marco normativo efectivo y aplicable de alianzas público-privadas para los municipios de Puerto Rico
El marco regulatorio puertorriqueño en materia de Alianzas Público-Privadas (APP) está recogido en la Ley 29 de 2009, según enmendada, titulada «Ley de Alianzas Público-Privadas». Esta ley a su vez creó el marco institucional ...
Structural analysis of common coastal structures found at the west coast of Puerto Rico using FEMA P-646
Tsunamis are a rare yet powerful oceanic events consisting of a series of very long waves caused by a large-scale disturbance of a body of water, usually by earthquakes, that travel inland causing a tremendous amount of ...
Comparative Analysis of Complex Transportation Project Case Studies
Complex transportation projects are challenged daily by uncertainties and external factors that are typically not considered by the traditional project management approach. In 2013, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) ...
A decision support system for gate operations at Clarence Cannon National Wildlife Refuge (CCNWR) in Pike County, MO
The purpose of the project is to create a decision support system (DSS) by developing guidelines on how to operate a gravity drain structure gate (GDSG) in the Clarence Cannon National Wildlife Refuge (CCNWR), located in ...
Exploring the determinants of students' travel behavior in the face of parking scarcity problems
Finding a parking spot at the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez (UPRM) can be a daily struggle. Currently, the Campus mismatch between parking demand and supply has resulted in a substantial number of people, mostly ...
The use of unmanned aerial vehicles as a platform for site inspection, topography and earthwork volume calculations
In recent years, the use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) has become popular in various industries, including construction. Even though the use and capabilities of UAVs is now firmly ...