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....

Modern, More Durable Lift Bridge in Canada Replaces Older Crossing

Calendar: Bridges 2015
Featured bridges are: Stewart Canyon Bridge (Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada); Old Trails Bridge (Topock, Arizona); Joso Bridge (Lyons Ferry, Washington); Forth Bridge (Queensferry,...

The points of a star similar to the one that millions of Jews were forced to wear as identification during World War II served as the inspiration for the winning design of Canada's National Holocaust Monument, to be constructed in Ottawa...

Engineering Judgment - Ralph B. Peck Part 1
A video lecture by Dr. Ralph B. Peck, with an introduction by Dr. Norbert R. Morgenstern. It was Supported by BiTech Publishers, Vancouver....

New Tunnel Will Boost Canada's Hydroelectric Capacity

NewsBriefs: Toronto Crash Leads to Runway Changes (Yahoo News)

Energy Production: Construction Begins on Major Hydropower Scheme in Quebec

Urban Renewal: Redeveloped Toronto Waterfront to Feature New River Channel

Book Review: Ralph B. Peck: Educator and Engineer — The Essence of the Man edited by John Dunnicliff and Nancy Peck Young. Vancouver, British Columbia: BiTech Publishers Ltd., 2006

Mass Transit: Toronto Plans Network of Light-Rail Systems

Bridges: Hybrid Extradosed Bridge Under Way in British Columbia

Calendar: Bridges 2007
Featured bridges are: Glen Canyon Bridge (AZ); Pont de Pierre (Bordeaux, France); Hernando DeSoto Bridge (TN); Ponte Vasco da Gama (Lisbon, Portugal); Detroit-Superior Bridge (OH); Ohnaruto...

Fire Following Earthquake
Prepared by the Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering of ASCE. This TCLEE Monograph covers the entire range of fire following earthquake...

Strength Design in Aluminum
A Review of Three Codes
Prepared by the Task Committee on Strength Design in Aluminum of the Committee on Special Structures of the Committee on Metals of the Structural Engineering Institute of ASCE. ...

NewsBriefs: Canada Begins Construction Of Sun-Powered Community (Reuters)

Buildings: 'Flying' Design Center Delights Toronto

Calendar: Bridges 2004
Featured bridges are: Linn Cove Viaduct (NC); Trepponti Bridge (Italy); Blue Water Bridge (Canada); Swing Bridge (England); Albert Bridge (UK); Broadway Bridge (FL); Alsea Bay Bridge (OR);...

New Shear Stud Provisions for Composite Beam Design
The 2005 American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Specification for Structural Steel Buildings (AISC 2005) will contain significant changes to the shear connector provisions for...

The Taku River: Cooperative Transboundary Fisheries Research

 

 

 

 

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