Other News - TheCivilEngineer.org - TheCivilEngineer.org https://www.thecivilengineer.org Thu, 18 Jul 2019 23:24:02 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Announcing the launch of the new Geoengineer.org Website! https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2029-announcing-the-launch-of-new-geoengineerorg-website https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2029-announcing-the-launch-of-new-geoengineerorg-website Announcing the launch of the new Geoengineer.org Website!

We are extremely pleased to announce the launch of the new Geoengineer.org website. The new State of the Art website does not just have a beautiful d

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Mon, 08 Jul 2019 05:30:13 +0000
Nigerian community threatened by intense ground erosion https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2007-nigerian-community-threatened-by-intense-ground-erosion https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2007-nigerian-community-threatened-by-intense-ground-erosion Nigerian community threatened by intense ground erosion

A village in southern Nigeria is threatened as soil erosion has caused severe issues. People have started abandoning their residences while farming

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:37:47 +0000
Disneyland may be threatened by potential failure of a local dam https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1999-disneyland-may-be-threatened-by-potential-failure-of-a-local-dam https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1999-disneyland-may-be-threatened-by-potential-failure-of-a-local-dam Disneyland may be threatened by potential failure of a local dam

According to federal engineers, Disneyland may be in danger as a local dam could fail if an intense rainfall occurs.

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info@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Other News Mon, 03 Jun 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Energy-efficient houses: Gas or Electric power? https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1995-energy-efficient-houses-gas-or-electric-power https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1995-energy-efficient-houses-gas-or-electric-power Low-Energy and Low-Impact Homes-Image Source: Inhabit.com

The selection of fuel highly affects the cost and energy efficiency of houses. Is gas or electricity the best option?

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) Other News Wed, 29 May 2019 15:01:00 +0000
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