Monthly Archives: September 2009

Defining Infrastructure

Trunk Line is about studies in infrastructure.  So what is infrastructure? OED: [Fr. (1875 in Robert), f. INFRA- + STRUCTURE n.] A collective term for the subordinate parts of an undertaking; substructure, foundation. substructure: That part which supports something else. foundation: The solid ground upon which another structure is erected. (OED usage dates to 1927.) […]