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Fall 2012 CFIRE News

by Steve Wagner on December 21, 2012

The Fall 2012 edition of the CFIRE News is now available.

In addition to a message from CFIRE Director Teresa Adams, this double issue contains articles and information about a number of completed research projects, the 2012 CFIRE Student of the Year, and several upcoming CFIRE-sponsored events:

The Fall 2012 CFIRE News is available as a print-friendly PDF.

The Spring 2012 edition of the CFIRE News is now available. This issue includes:

  • From the Director’s Chair
  • National Transportation Workforce Summit
  • Zietlow Joins CFIRE
  • Adams Named to Two Committees
  • Bickford Named AGU Fellow
  • The Benefits and Perceptions of LCVs
  • Understanding Freight Land- Use Relationships
  • Truckers Going Oversize/ Overweight
  • 2012 Muzi Fellowship
  • TMP Successes: Mary Ebeling
  • Spring 2012 TMP Reception
  • Adopt-a-Highway Clean-up
  • CFIRE Supports Short Course Attendees
  • Kleinmaier to Legislative Audit Bureau
  • Freight Modal Shift and the Environment

You can download the entire newsletter in a print friendly PDF.

Truckers Going Oversize/Overweight

May 16, 2012

by Ernie Wittwer The states along the I-90/94 corridor between Wisconsin and Washington have organized themselves as the Northwest Passage (NWP) Coalition with a goal of improving the overall flow of traffic and commerce in the corridor. Most of the efforts of the NWP states have focused on Intelligent Transportation applications, but they have also […]

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Fall/Winter CFIRE News now Available

January 22, 2012

The Fall/Winter 2011 edition of the CFIRE News is now available. This issue contains the following articles: Shifting Freight to Rail to Improve Air Quality From the Director’s Chair Farewell to Jason Bittner CFIRE Student of the Year GLMRI to Study Environmental Issues Policy Issues for the Great Lakes Cruising Market Optimizing the Transportation of […]

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UW-Superior’s Chong Named CFIRE Student of the Year

December 2, 2011

Kenneth Chong, an undergraduate majoring in transportation and logistics at the University of Wisconsin-Superior, has been named the 2011 CFIRE Student of the Year. He is a senior and plans to graduate in May 2012. He has worked as a research assistant with UW-Superior’s Dr. Richard Stewart on the Policy Issues in Cruise Line Operations […]

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CORRECTION: Summer/Fall 2011 CFIRE News

November 7, 2011

In the Summer/Fall 2011 edition of the CFIRE News, the article entitled “System-Wide Large Truck Safety Analysis in Wisconsin” has been withdrawn. It has been replaced with an article entitled “Addressing Elderly Mobility Issues in Wisconsin.” If you have already downloaded a copy of this edition of the CFIRE News, please destroy it and download […]

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Summer/Fall 2011 CFIRE News

November 1, 2011

The Summer/Fall 2011 edition of the CFIRE News is now available. This double issue includes: From the Director’s Chair Maximizing Freight Movements in Local Foods Markets Assessing the Value of Delay to Truckers and Carriers Addressing Elderly Mobility Issues in Wisconsin Panama Canal Expansion and Midwest Agricultural Exports Applying Lean Techniques in Delivery of Transportation […]

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