Tomorrow's Infrastructure

June 30, 2011

In Focus

The need for efficient infrastructure is rarely proportional to the ability to pay for it. Governments everywhere struggle to balance their revenues with the demand for more and better roads, rail lines, medical and educational facilities, water supply and waste water treatment systems, and so on – in short, all the things that enable society to function.

How much better it is when materials are chosen to reflect the full life-cycle cost of construction, use, and final disposal and recycling?

This issue of Nickel looks at several projects which reflect a more balanced approach.

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Energy transition

Nickel helping to combat climate change

May 17, 2018

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Feature Story:
Shell's Quest project
Quest, Shell, climate change, air quality, C02, CCS, Type304L, carbon dioxide, Alberta, Canada, emission reduction, new technology,