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IRF Bulletin - Environment & Climate Change - Volume II

The response to our call for contributions for the Bulletin has been so overwhelming that we have been inspired to produce the Bulletin in two volumes. This is an auspicious sign of the growing commitment to sustainability being observed throughout our sector, as well as the willingness of IRF m ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: IRF Team, Organization: IRF, Published in 2012

IRF Bulletin - Environment & Climate Change - Volume I

From the first dedicated journal on Environment to this issue on Environment and Climate Change, there have been ten IRF bulletins. Each issue had a focus on safety, reliability, affordability, congestion, sustainable materials and construction traffic management, to name but a few, and together ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: IRF Team, Organization: IRF, Published in 2011

CHANGER: The IRF GHG Calculator For Road Infrastructure

The International Road Federation, in conjunction with a number of partners has designed a methodology for the calculation and modelling of emission estimates in carbon equivalency of road construction projects. As we move into the future, better roads must be built by practitioners who are fully ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Susanna Zammataro, Organization: IRF, Published in 2010

Environment Policy Statement

Achieving sound environmental and sustainability outcomes has long been an integral part of International Road Federation (IRF) members’ policy and practice. A landmark Policy Statement now reinforces their resolve to be at the vanguard of efforts to further improve the environmental performan ...Read more
Type: Policy and Regulations, Author: Susanna Zamattaro, Organization: International Road Federation, Published in 2011

Innovative Practices for Greener Roads

This publication from the International Road Federation (IRF) highlights a series of projects, products and practices illustrating exemplary commitment to the environment by our members throughout the world. Links: Innovative Practices for Greener Roads ...Read more
Type: Guidelines and Manuals, Author: Susanna Zammataro, Organization: International Road Federation, Published in 2010

IRF Bulletin Special Edition: Environment

The first IRF Bulletin devoted entirely to a single topic - the environment. Whatever image that word conjures up, for road professionals it means one thing - the search for sustainable mobility. In that search, we must stress the things taken for granted - the positive social benefits of roads, ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: IRF Team, Organization: IRF, Published in 2012