World airport freight traffic (2018 update)

Updated the map depicting airports having a traffic of more than 25,000 tons of freight in 2018 Freight Traffic at the World’s Largest Airports, 2018 | The Geography of Transport Systems (transportgeography.org)

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World airport passenger traffic (2018 update)

Updated the map depicting airports having a traffic of more than 4 million passengers in 2018. Passenger Traffic at the World’s Largest Airports, 2018 | The Geography of Transport Systems (transportgeography.org)

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Evolution of containerships (updated)

Updated the page depicting the evolution of containerships to reflect the latest class introduced from 2017; Megamax-24 (24 containers across and 24 container bays). The graphic has been extensively used by the media. Evolution of Containerships | The Geography of Transport Systems (transportgeography.org)

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Geographical impacts of the Suez and Panama canals (update)

Updated the entry visually explaining the significant reductions in maritime distances between major markets attributed to the Suez and Panama canals. Geographical Impacts of the Suez and Panama Canals | The Geography of Transport Systems (transportgeography.org)

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Constraints in the Canadian Transport Infrastructure Grid

A report titled “Constraints in the Canadian Transport Infrastructure Grid” that I authored was released today by the School of Public Policy of the University of Calgary. In support of the Canadian northern corridor research agenda, it compiles a review and evaluation of the constraints impairing the Canadian transport infrastructure

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