News on Natural Disasters / Failures - TheCivilEngineer.org - TheCivilEngineer.org https://www.thecivilengineer.org Tue, 04 Aug 2020 06:27:50 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb China devastated by extreme rainfalls: Dam destroyed to alleviate flooding https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2304-china-devastated-by-extreme-rainfalls-dam-destroyed-to-alleviate-flooding https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2304-china-devastated-by-extreme-rainfalls-dam-destroyed-to-alleviate-flooding China devastated by extreme rainfalls: Dam destroyed to alleviate flooding

China decided to demolish a dam in order to reduce the upstream flooding and prevent further distractions as the country is devastated by extreme rai

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Thu, 23 Jul 2020 07:14:41 +0000
Rockfall in Austrian canyon kills 3 people https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2303-rockfall-in-austrian-canyon-kills-3-people https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2303-rockfall-in-austrian-canyon-kills-3-people Rockfall in Austrian canyon kills 3 people

Three hikers were reported dead after a rockfall incident in an Austrian canyon. The incident occurred on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, in Bärenschützkl

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 20 Jul 2020 06:52:25 +0000
Scaffolding collapse in New York: 1 worker reported dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2302-scaffolding-collapse-in-new-york-1-worker-reported-dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2302-scaffolding-collapse-in-new-york-1-worker-reported-dead Scaffolding collapse in New York

One person was reported dead after a construction platform collapsed in New York City, United States.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 20 Jul 2020 01:00:00 +0000
Bridge collapses into a river in Canada: Failure caught on camera https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2298-bridge-collapses-into-a-river-in-canada-footage-caught-on-camera https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2298-bridge-collapses-into-a-river-in-canada-footage-caught-on-camera Bridge collapses into a river in Canada

A steel truss bridge situated near Canso, a community in Guysborough County, Canada, collapsed into a river.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Tue, 14 Jul 2020 01:00:00 +0000
Japan devastated by extreme floods and landslides: At least 58 casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2296-japan-devastated-by-extreme-floods-and-landslides-at-least-58-casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2296-japan-devastated-by-extreme-floods-and-landslides-at-least-58-casualties Japan devastated by extreme floods and landslides: At least 58 casualties

At least 58 people have been reported dead after a series of extreme rainfalls in Japan. For over a week, southwestern Japan has received a record am

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Thu, 09 Jul 2020 07:13:01 +0000
Landslide in Myanmar mine: At least 168 people dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2294-landslide-in-myanmar-mine-at-least-168-people-dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2294-landslide-in-myanmar-mine-at-least-168-people-dead Landslide in Myanmar mine: At least 168 people dead

At least 168 people have been reported dead after a landslide struck an open pit mining facility in northern Myanmar. The mine is located in the area

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 06 Jul 2020 05:17:42 +0000
3-story building collapses in Brooklyn, New York https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2292-3-story-building-collapses-in-brooklyn-new-york-not-ready https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2292-3-story-building-collapses-in-brooklyn-new-york-not-ready 3-story building collapses in Brooklyn, New York

A 3-story building that used to house a gym facility suddenly gave way in Brooklyn.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Tue, 07 Jul 2020 01:00:00 +0000
Rockslide triggered after M 5.8 earthquake struck central California https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2290-rockslide-triggered-after-m-58-earthquake-struck-central-california https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2290-rockslide-triggered-after-m-58-earthquake-struck-central-california Rockslide triggered after M 5.8 earthquake struck central California

The Whitney Portal area closed to the public after being impacted by a co-seismic rockslide. On June 24, 2020, a M 5.8 earthquake hit central Califor

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 29 Jun 2020 06:54:57 +0000
M 7.4 earthquake struck Mexico: Reports for infrastructure damage and casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2286-m-74-earthquake-struck-mexico-reports-for-infrastructure-damage-and-casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2286-m-74-earthquake-struck-mexico-reports-for-infrastructure-damage-and-casualties M 7.4 earthquake struck Mexico: Reports for infrastructure damage and casualties

A massive earthquake (M 7.4) struck Mexico resulting in infrastructure damage and casualties. The seismic shock hit at around 10:30 am local time on

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Fri, 26 Jun 2020 03:44:34 +0000
Landslide hit Ivory Coast: At least 13 fatalities https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2284-landslide-ivory-coast https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2284-landslide-ivory-coast Landslide hit Ivory Coast: At least 13 fatalities

At least 13 people were reported dead after a landslide struck in Ivory Coast. The slide occurred on June 18, 2020, and affected a community in Anya

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 22 Jun 2020 07:13:12 +0000