Service Implications of Managing Infrastructure Distribution Systems in Crises

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Abstract

The service implications of managing infrastructure distribution systems in crises are discussed. The long distances traveled by these distribution systems not only increases their costs but also make them more vulnerable. The advantages and disadvantages of locating distribution systems underground are also discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings of the ASCE International Conference on Pipeline Engineering and Construction: New Pipeline Technologies, Security, and Safety
EditorsM. Najafi, M. Najafi
Pages803-807
Number of pages5
Volume1
Publication statusPublished - 2003
EventProceedings of the ASCE International Conference on Pipeline Engineering and Construction: New Pipeline Technologies, Security and Safety - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: Jun 13 2003Jun 16 2003

Other

OtherProceedings of the ASCE International Conference on Pipeline Engineering and Construction: New Pipeline Technologies, Security and Safety
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period6/13/036/16/03

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)
  • Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality

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Zimmerman, R. (2003). Service Implications of Managing Infrastructure Distribution Systems in Crises. In M. Najafi, & M. Najafi (Eds.), Proceedings of the ASCE International Conference on Pipeline Engineering and Construction: New Pipeline Technologies, Security, and Safety (Vol. 1, pp. 803-807)