News - TheCivilEngineer.org - TheCivilEngineer.org https://www.thecivilengineer.org Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:02:23 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb School building collapse in Nigeria: At least 9 people dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1943-school-building-collapse-in-nigeria-at-least-9-people-dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1943-school-building-collapse-in-nigeria-at-least-9-people-dead School building collapse in Nigeria: At least 9 people dead

On Wednesday, March 13, 2019, a 3-story building collapsed in Lagos, the largest city of Nigeria, causing the death of at least 9 people.

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info@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Other News Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:30:00 +0000
Landslide forces an entire railway line in UK to close https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1940-landslide-closes-an-entire-railway-line-in-southeastern-london https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1940-landslide-closes-an-entire-railway-line-in-southeastern-london Landslide forces an entire railway line in UK to close

A railway that connects the town of Hastings and London was forced to stop operating after a landslide occurred earlier this week.

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Mon, 18 Mar 2019 12:30:00 +0000
Building in Boston declared ''structurally unsafe": Residents evacuated https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1942-building-in-boston-declared-structurally-unsafe-residents-evacuated https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1942-building-in-boston-declared-structurally-unsafe-residents-evacuated Building in Boston declared ''structurally unsafe

A residential building located in 454-464 Hanover Street, North End, Boston, was declared unsafe.

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info@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) Other News Mon, 18 Mar 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Co-seismic landslide in Indonesia: Locals and tourists killed https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1941-co-seismic-landslide-in-indonesia-locals-and-tourists-killed https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1941-co-seismic-landslide-in-indonesia-locals-and-tourists-killed Co-seismic landslide in Indonesia: Locals and tourists killed

A landslide, triggered by an earthquake, has caused the death of locals and tourists in the Indonesian island of Lombok.

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Mon, 18 Mar 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Intersections that respond to weather conditions https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1934-intersections-that-respond-to-weather-conditions https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1934-intersections-that-respond-to-weather-conditions Intersections that respond to weather conditions-Source: University-of-Waterloo

A study conducted in the University of Waterloo shows that traffic can be alleviated by using weather-responsive intersections.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Mon, 18 Mar 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Retaining wall collapses in Holly Springs, North Carolina https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1936-retaining-wall-collapses-in-holly-springs-north-carolina https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1936-retaining-wall-collapses-in-holly-springs-north-carolina Retaining wall collapses in Holly Springs, North Carolina

A retaining wall, located in a Target store in Holly Springs, North Carolina, gave way at about 4:15 p.m. local time, on February 23, 2019.

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info@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Projects / Industry Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Continuous oil and natural gas resources found in Texas and New Mexico https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1935-oil-and-natural-gas-resources-found-in-texas-and-new-mexico https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1935-oil-and-natural-gas-resources-found-in-texas-and-new-mexico Continuous oil and natural gas resources found in Texas and New Mexico

According to United States Geological Survey (USGS), Wolfcamp Shale and overlying Bone Spring Formation in the Delaware Basin part of Texas and New Mexico's Permian Basin province contain a vast quantity of continuous oil and natural gas resources.

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Austin's unprecedented growth over the last years https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1930-austin-s-unprecedented-growth-over-the-last-years https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1930-austin-s-unprecedented-growth-over-the-last-years Austin's unprecedented growth over the last years

The city of Austin is rapidly expanding and has significantly changed over the last years.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00:00 +0000
NASA's InSight lander stops drilling after hitting an impenetrable material https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1931-nasa-s-insight-lander-stops-drilling-after-hitting-a-rock-block https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1931-nasa-s-insight-lander-stops-drilling-after-hitting-a-rock-block NASA's InSight lander stops drilling after hitting an impenetrable material

NASA's Mars Insight lander has paused drilling operations after hitting a hard material beneath the surface.

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Fri, 08 Mar 2019 12:30:00 +0000
4 methods to repair active cracks in concrete https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1933-4-methods-to-repair-active-cracks-in-concrete https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/1933-4-methods-to-repair-active-cracks-in-concrete 4 methods to repair active cracks in concrete

The four most efficient methods to repair active cracks in concrete are presented below.

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info@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Projects / Industry Fri, 08 Mar 2019 01:00:00 +0000