Transportation

A New Subway Map for New York City?

Designers adore the 1972 New York City subway map designed by Massimo Vignelli. But, taboo though it may be to say, it's far from what New York needs.

At the opening of New York City’s Second Avenue Subway, passengers were given updated copies of the beloved 1972 map by Massimo Vignelli. But, taboo though it may be to say, this attractive map is far from what New York needs.

Inside ARTIC, the Polymer Cathedral Connecting Southern California

The newly opened Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center connects seven transit systems under the largest span of ETFE roofing in North America.

Bringing eight modes of transportation together was not the only complex problem at the Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC). The engineering firm BuroHappold worked with HOK, Parsons Brinckerhoff, and Clark Construction not only to build the largest span of ETFE roof cladding in North America, but to also reduce energy and water use by 30 percent, and achieve an…

Why Cycle Cities Are the Future

Bikes are no longer just for fanatics but a healthy, efficient, and sustainable mode of transportation alternative urban planners must consider.

No longer just for bike fanatics but a healthy, efficient, and sustainable mode of transportation alternative for urban planners