Other News - TheCivilEngineer.org - TheCivilEngineer.org https://www.thecivilengineer.org Sun, 26 May 2019 17:56:42 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb What is geotechnical engineering? People in the streets answer https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1993-what-is-geotechnical-engineering-people-in-the-streets-answer https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1993-what-is-geotechnical-engineering-people-in-the-streets-answer What is geotechnical engineering? People in the streets answer

Let's see a wide range of answers about how common people perceive the term "geotechnics."

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Thu, 23 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Characteristics of Load Bearing Masonry Construction https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1989-characteristics-of-load-bearing-masonry-construction https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1989-characteristics-of-load-bearing-masonry-construction Load Bearing Masonry Construction

Load bearing masonry construction is a building technique in which wall elements are used as the framework of a structure.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) Other News Thu, 23 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Types of reinforced concrete structures collapse https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1991-types-of-reinforced-concrete-structures-collapse https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1991-types-of-reinforced-concrete-structures-collapse Types of reinforced concrete structures collapse

Many types of failure can trigger the collapse of a reinforced concrete building.

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info@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Other News Mon, 20 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Building collapse in Shanghai: At least 5 casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1988-building-collapse-in-shanghai-at-least-5-casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1988-building-collapse-in-shanghai-at-least-5-casualties Building collapse in Shanghai: At least 5 casualties

At least 5 people were reported dead after a commercial building collapsed in Shanghai on Thursday, May 16, 2019.

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info@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Other News Fri, 17 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Massive landslide in Joffre mountain, Canada https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1987-massive-landslide-in-joffre-mountain-canada https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1987-massive-landslide-in-joffre-mountain-canada Massive landslide in Joffre mountain, Canada

A large landslide occurred in northeast face of mount Joffre on Sunday, May 12, 2019.

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Fri, 17 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
New study suggests volcanoes triggered biggest mass extinction ever https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1982-new-study-suggests-volcanoes-triggered-biggest-mass-extinction-ever https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1982-new-study-suggests-volcanoes-triggered-biggest-mass-extinction-ever New study suggests volcanoes triggered biggest mass extinction ever

According to new data, volcanoes are responsible for the biggest mass extinction on Earth.

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Fri, 10 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Building in Brooklyn collapses after being hit by car https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1980-building-in-brooklyn-collapses-after-being-hit-by-car https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1980-building-in-brooklyn-collapses-after-being-hit-by-car Building in Brooklyn collapses after being hit by car

A two-story building located in New York's Brooklyn collapsed after a car crashed into it.

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info@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Other News Wed, 08 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Factors that affect the quality of undisturbed soil sampling https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1977-factors-that-affect-soil-disturbance-during-sampling https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1977-factors-that-affect-soil-disturbance-during-sampling Factors that affect the quality of undisturbed soil sampling

The are several factors that need to be taken into account in order to optimize the quality of an undisturbed soil sample.

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Mon, 06 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Crane collapses on a hospital building in West Midlands, UK https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1979-crane-collapses-on-a-hospital-building-in-west-midlands-uk https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1979-crane-collapses-on-a-hospital-building-in-west-midlands-uk Crane collapses on a hospital building in West Midlands, UK

On April 9, 2019, a tower crane partially collapsed onto the roof of Smethwick's Midland Metropolitan Hospital construction site in United Kingdom.

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info@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Other News Fri, 03 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Fatal trench collapse in Windsor, Colorado https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1972-fatal-trench-collapse-in-windsor-colorado https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1972-fatal-trench-collapse-in-windsor-colorado Fatal trench collapse in Windsor, Colorado

2 persons were reported dead after a disastrous trench collapse in Windsor, Colorado on Tuesday, April 16, 2019.

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Wed, 24 Apr 2019 01:00:00 +0000