Suburban Remix: Creating the Next Generation of Urban Places, Edited by Jason Beske and David Dixon. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2018

You Say to Brick: The Life of Louis Kahn, By Wendy Lesser. New York City: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017

Financial Decision-Making for Engineers, By Colin K. Drummond. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2018

Fast Forward: Supertall Timber
At 350 m tall, this supertower would be three times the height of the California Redwoods and boast a structural system that is 90 percent wood....

The Future Demands Engineering Experts
There is power in becoming a P.E., advancing your education, and seeking board certification....

Senate Water Resources Bill Emerges as Possible Contender for Passage This Year
Bipartisan water resources legislation recently introduced in the Senate could become one of the few major infrastructure bills to pass Congress this year....

Next Step: Delegate, Network, and Ask for What You Want
Justin Siegrist, P.E., M.ASCE, is the hydraulic modeling lead in the Cincinnati office of Wade Trim. His advice to young engineers: delegate, network, and ask for what you want....

Higher Learning: Multidisciplinary Course Addresses Tomorrow’s Smart Cities
Sean Qian, Ph.D., M.ASCE, an assistant professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, in Pittsburgh, teaches a multidisciplinary course that focuses on...

Waterfront Manhattan: From Henry Hudson to the High Line, By Kurt C. Schlichting. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018

The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World, By Simon Winchester. New York City: Harper, 2018

Breakpoint: Reckoning with America’s Environmental Crises, By Jeremy B.C. Jackson and Steve Chapple. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2018

The Complete Zaha Hadid, By Aaron Betsky. New York City: Thames & Hudson Inc., 2017

Fast Forward: Reconstructing from Rubble
An architect has imagined a 3-D-printed solution to reuse rubble from war-torn Mosul, Iraq, to create crossings and urban farms across the Tigris River....

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