Years of Planning for the South San Francisco Bay Shoreline Project: Now It�s Time to Build! Rapidly but Gently!
When a complicated project is completed, and you ask the engineers, "What was the most challenging part of this project?" a couple of difficulties usually come to mind. We�ve all heard war stories from...

San Francisco Prepares for Sea-Level Rise on Several Fronts

Nebraska Dam Failure Highlights Dangers of Ice Runs, Report Says

Under the Sea

Urban Areas Show Progress in Reducing Nutrient Loads to U.S. Coastal Waters, Study Says

One Small Step
A concept design for an inflatable habitat on Mars incorporates indigenous ice as a structural element and a shield to protect occupants from galactic cosmic radiation....

Nordic Hotel Combines Fire and Ice

Designing for Cycle Traffic: International Principles and Practice, By John Parkin. Westminster, London: ICE Publishing, 2018

Adapting Cities to Sea Level Rise: Green and Gray Strategies, by Stefan Al. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2018

NOAA Projects Rising Sea Levels along U.S. Coasts

The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World, By Jeff Goodell. New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2017

Ice Station: The Creation of Halley VI, Britain�s Pioneering Antarctic Research Station, By Ruth Slavid with photographs by James Morris. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015

In centuries past, when winters in London were colder, sections of the river Thames would sometimes freeze so solidly that �frost fairs,� events featuring ice-skating and open-air markets, could be held on the surface�

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...

Glaciers: The Politics of Ice, By Jorge Daniel Taillant. New York City: Oxford University Press, 2015

National Park Service Assesses Threat to Coastal Facilities from Sea Level Rise

Screw Piles and Helical Anchors: 180 Years of Use in Geotechnical Engineering
Since 1836, screw piles and screw cylinders have been used successfully throughout the world to support a variety of large-scale, civil engineering structures. Their development and use...

Stantec Will Lead Arctic Ecosystem Study in Beaufort Sea

Trapped under the Sea: One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles into the Darkness By Neil Swidey. New York City: Crown Publishers, 2014

Venerable New York Armory Could Become World's Largest Indoor Ice Center

 

 

 

 

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