The National Mall: No Ordinary Public Space, By Lisa Benton-Short. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2016

Engineering Entrepreneurship from Idea to Business Plan: A Guide for Innovative Engineers and Scientists, By Paul Swamidass. New York City: Cambridge University Press, 2016

Subcontractor Allowed to Sue Designer/Builder’s Architect for Negligence
A contractor that is not under contract to a designer may still be successful in suing the designer if the court deems that the two parties had a “special relationship.”...

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The Engineer Was Negligent

More Than Just a Film: Dream Big Will Show the Heart in Engineering
Dream Big is more than just a film....

U.S. EPA Launches WIFIA Program, Offering New Source Of Financing For Water Projects

Seven Questions: Wisdom and Guidance for Successful Career Building: An interview with Mike Britt, P.E., on moving up within a company

Structurally Independent Theater Systems to Be Added to California High School Auditorium

Arts District in Los Angeles Gets Mixed-Use Development

Construction Commences on Poland’s Tallest Tower

Virginia Proceeds with Plans to Add Express Lanes to Busy Stretch of Interstate 66

Link Discovered Between San Francisco Bay Area Faults

Digital Maps Provide Views of Potential Flooding in Washington, D.C., Region

Flood Channel Diversion Project to Benefit from Real-Time, Forecast-Based Controls

Technique to Monitor Building ‘Health’ Utilizes Ambient Vibrations
A technique devised to monitor building health uses ambient vibrations; compressed and fused flakes of graphene are shown to have 20 times the strength of steel; and a vehicular travel lane paved with...

A Question of Ethics: Abusive, Offensive Correspondence Leads to Suspension
Offensive and abusive communications are clearly unethical, and a member guilty of such conduct had his membership suspended....

The Holland Tunnel
The Holland Tunnel, linking New York City and New Jersey, opened in 1927 and thanks to an innovative ventilation system was the world’s first successful underwater tunnel for vehicles....

Driverless: Intelligent Cars and the Road Ahead, By Hod Lipson and Melba Kurman. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2016

Small Giants: Companies That Choose to Be Great Instead of Big, By Bo Burlingham. New York City: Portfolio/Penguin, 2016

 

 

 

 

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