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Works at Castille Square

Transport Malta will commence works to revamp Castille Square on Monday 9th March 2015.  The existing roundabout and central strips will be removed.  Works on water, electricity and telecommunication services will also be carried out. 69 more words


If you build it, will they come?

There seems to be a belief among the more zealous advocates of sustainable transport that if “you build it, they will come.” It seems cliche but this saying is not necessarily applicable to many things especially when referring to transport infrastructure. 559 more words


The Water & Sewer Infrastructure Crisis: Potential Paths Forward

By Marianne Eppig and Samantha Dawson

Our nation and its legacy cities are facing an impending infrastructure crisis: water and sewer systems are failing and require reconstruction and modernization as soon as possible. 324 more words

Innovation And Design

What happens at which vSphere memory state?

Good post by Duncan Epping (thank you)

I’ve received a bunch of questions from people around what happens at each vSphere memory state after writing the article around… 15 more words


Is social media the secret to improving OHS in correctional facilities?

There are many issues that need to be dealt with in regard to the health and safety of prisoners. Not only do correctional facilities need to ensure that inmates address their offending behaviour and prepare for the workforce upon release, prisons need to ensure that they provide the safest environment possible for those under their care. 794 more words


Time is short to get a public consensus on new infrastructure

This post is by Tony Burton, founder of Civic Voice and member of the National Infrastructure Planning Association’s Council. 

Power, money, scale, legacy and to die for photo opportunities; it’s hardly surprising that politicians find big infrastructure projects irresistible.  803 more words


Why SSDs are obsolete

Post by Robin Harris (thank you)

Solid State Drives – SSDs – are a product of convenience, not good architecture. Storage systems need to be re-architected to achieve the highest performance of NAND flash and, soon, byte-addressable non-volatile memory. 7 more words