Posts Tagged ‘technology’

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    Ricardo and China

    Mar 18, 10 • 242 Views • No Comments

    What happens when you build an airport and nobody uses it?  China has an answer. Although China faces underutilization as it develops its transportation infrastructure in the air, by rail and roads,  it seems to be continuing. China’s...  [read more]

  • The Impact of the Vammas

    Feb 17, 10 • 172 Views • No Comments

    What is 68 feet long, has a giant blade in front for plowing, massive sweeper brushes in the middle, and a 452 MPH wind blowing capacity in the rear? A Vammas. Imported from Finland, the Vammas is used by Logan Airport for snow removal. A caravan of ten...  [read more]

  • Random Snow Stories

    Feb 11, 10 • 193 Views • No Comments

    Property rights When you shovel a parking space, does it remain yours when you pull out? In Boston, if you shovel out your car during a snow emergency, the space is yours for at least two days. Just “reserve” it with a lawn chair or trash...  [read more]