Description
Integrated?Activity???Research?Paper:?Emerging?Conditions?in?Transport
Research?Paper
Students?will?write?an?APA?formatted?classical?argument?research?paper?that?rhetorically?analyzes?address?the
congestion?issues?in?the?U.S.?waterways?with?focus?on?port?expansion,?roadway?expansion?and?green?solutions
for?the?building?of?new?ships.
Title:?Emerging?Conditions?in?Transport
Book:?Transportation:?A?Chain?Perspective
Chapter:?14
Page:?Transport?Profile?on?457?and?Figure?14?1?on?page?458
Learning?Activity?for?TRA1010:?The?research?paper?assignment?will?address?the?congestion?issues?in?the?U.S.
waterways?with?focus?on?port?expansion,?roadway?expansion?and?green?solutions?for?the?building?of?new?ships.

Write?about?how?waterways?and?roadways?congestion?affect?global?supply?chains

Write?about?what?innovations?might?be?implemented?in?ports?and?roads?in?the?next?10?years?with?a?focus?on
green?solutions

Can?your?company?or?the?industry?transition?to?green?technology?
Include?in?the?paper,?updated?figures?related?to?Figure?14?1?on?page?458.?Using?an?excel?file,?include?a?trend
analysis?of?total?value?of?shipments?moved?in?the?U.S.?transportation?system?and?perform?a?trend?from?the?years
2000??2015.