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Successful Engineering Projects Respect the Communities They Serve
It is the duty of civil engineers to engage the community before embarking on a project....

Trump’s Infrastructure Plans, While Still Vague, Offer Promise of Increased Funding
Some experts are expressing cautious optimism that the new administration will renew the nation’s focus on infrastructure improvements....

Seven Questions: Wisdom and Guidance for Successful Career Building: An interview with Maggie Scott Moros on social media

Dubai Maritime Museum Will Dive Beneath Persian Gulf

Modern, More Durable Lift Bridge in Canada Replaces Older Crossing

Beijing Concert Hall Features Lotus Design

Largest Mass Timber Building in U.S. Takes Shape in Minneapolis

Singapore Expands Island Using Dutch Method

U.S. EPA ‘Action Plan’ Proposes Steps to Improve Public Health

Greater Use of ‘Smart Surfaces’ Would Greatly Benefit Washington, D.C., Report Says

Earthquake-Resistant Bridge Under Construction in Seattle

Oregon Proves Pay-per-Mile Feasibility, Plans Expansion

Reflective Bridges Will Offer Spectacular Views

Researchers Use Electricity to Track Moisture Flow in Concrete
Electric currents create three-dimensional maps of moisture moving through concrete specimens, revealing internal cracks....

Deep Wastewater Injection Triggers Earthquakes, Researchers Find
Researchers use radar satellite data to discover what is triggering certain earthquakes....

A Question of Ethics: Social Media Can Hold Unpleasant Surprises
A single unwise or mistaken statement shared on social media can create an enormous ripple of adverse effects for companies and individuals alike....

Vancouver’s Mapping of the West Coast of North America
George Vancouver’s epic survey of the west coast of America and Canada required 65,000 mi of travel, lasted four years, and produced maps so accurate that they remained unchallenged for 100 years....

The Great Mistake: How We Wrecked Public Universities and How We Can Fix Them, By Christopher Newfield. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016

Engineering: An Illustrated History from Ancient Craft to Modern Technology, Edited by Tom Jackson. New York City: Shelter Harbor Press, 2016





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