Netherlands Museum Renovated, Expanded Underground

Introduction
Many institutions and private industry organizations have prepared guidance documents with the latest scientific and engineering information on proper design, installation, maintenance,...

Switched Sites Made Design of 'Green Infrastructure' College Building More Challenging

On the heels of its design for a radical sports and leisure venue on the edge of Las Vegas, the Los Angeles-based architecture firm M-Rad has designed a unique tower for downtown Las Vegas that is meant to integrate working and living spaces in circular fashion...

Scope
This standard guideline covers planning, design, pipe materials, and construction of microtunneling. The term microtunneling is defined as a trenchless construction method for installing...

Construction Support Services
A preconstruction survey of existing structures within the anticipated construction zone of influence should be conducted before any construction begins. A plan for structures that need...

Notes on Heavy Lift Design
The interrelated activities and responsibilities of the various organizations involved in the lift design and offshore installation of topside facilities for an offshore platform are discussed....

Reauthorization of America COMPETES Act Sows Discord Within House Committee

Study: Solar Power Within The Built Environment Could Exceed California's Energy Needs

Storing and Restoring the Louvre's extensive art collection will soon be done in one central location, a single-story structure of 20,000 m² that will both blend into and seem to rise from the surrounding landscape...

Philadelphia Art Museum Plans Underground Expansion, 'Reshuffling' of Spaces

A vertical city anchored to the seabed in coastal waters and capable of supporting as many as 25,000 people without the aid of outside energy sources has been designed by Luca Curci Architects, based in Bari, Italy...

The city of Paris has approved its first new skyscraper in 40 years, the 180 m tall Tour Triangle, over the objection of many residents and city leaders who wished to see the city maintain its classic low profile...

Seven Questions: Wisdom and Guidance for Successful Career Building: An interview with Fred Baniowski on team building

British Postal Museum Expansion Will Offer 'Mail Rail' Ride

BIM in Geotechnics: The Benefits of Including Geotechnical Data in Building Information Modelling
Building Information Modelling (BIM) is becoming increasingly common around the world on building and civil engineering projects, but what are the benefits to geotechnical engineers and...

Singapore Museum Promotes Biodiversity Inside and Out

Journal of Sustainable Water in the Built Environment
The Journal of Sustainable Water in the Built Environment presents activity and research developments in water issues, challenges, and opportunities throughout the developed landscape. The scope covers...

Ready for Restoration, the U.S. Capitol dome has been encircled in 52 mi of scaffolding that can be lit by 750 light-emitting diodes (LEDs)...

Before Wallenda Walked Tightropes, Engineers Studied Chicago Skyscrapers

 

 

 

 

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