News - TheCivilEngineer.org - TheCivilEngineer.org https://www.thecivilengineer.org Thu, 02 Apr 2020 15:38:36 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Indonesian volcano erupts 2 times in less than a month https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2224-indonesia-volcano-erupts-2-times-in-less-than-a-month https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2224-indonesia-volcano-erupts-2-times-in-less-than-a-month Indonesian volcano erupts 2 times in less than a month

Mount Merapi, an active volcano in Indonesia has erupted 2 times in less than a month. Merapi is a 2,930-meter stratovolcano located north of Yogy

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Wed, 01 Apr 2020 05:48:23 +0000
Composite Metal Foams ready for industry applications https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2221-composite-metal-foams-ready-for-industry-applications https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2221-composite-metal-foams-ready-for-industry-applications Composite Metal Foams

Composite Metal Foams (CFMs) have come closer to commercial applications after successfully passing the “simulated pool fire testing”.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Research / Academia Wed, 01 Apr 2020 01:00:00 +0000
Croatia struck by M 5.3 earthquake amid the coronavirus lockdown https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2223-croatia-struck-by-m-53-earthquake-during-coronavirus-lockdown https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2223-croatia-struck-by-m-53-earthquake-during-coronavirus-lockdown Croatia struck by M 5.3 earthquake amid the coronavirus lockdown

Zagreb, the capital city of Croatia, was hit by a M 5.3 earthquake after the country had implemented restriction measures to prevent the spread of th

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 30 Mar 2020 09:31:44 +0000
New technique to monitor structural deformation in real time https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2222-new-technique-to-monitor-structural-deformation-in-real-time https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2222-new-technique-to-monitor-structural-deformation-in-real-time The application of the new camera-based method

Scientists have developed a new, low-cost method to detect and precisely measure the deformation of structures.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Research / Academia Mon, 30 Mar 2020 01:00:00 +0000
The causes of the Whaley Bridge dam failure https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2220-what-led-to-the-whaley-bridge-dam-failure https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2220-what-led-to-the-whaley-bridge-dam-failure The causes of the Whaley Bridge dam failure

Back in August 2019, the Whaley bridge dam partially collapsed and officials evacuated a town in fear of a total failure. Now, the causes of the dam'

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Fri, 27 Mar 2020 08:54:52 +0000
Landslide in Papua New Guinea: At least 12 people dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2219-landslide-in-papua-new-guinea-fear-for-12-people-dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2219-landslide-in-papua-new-guinea-fear-for-12-people-dead Landslide in Papua New Guinea: At least 12 people dead

A landslide that struck near a village in Papua New Guinea has resulted in, at least, 12 casualties. The ground failure occurred on March 21, 2020, i

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Thu, 26 Mar 2020 06:35:36 +0000
First road wireless charging system successfully tested https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2217-first-road-wireless-electrical-charging-system-successfully-tested https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2217-first-road-wireless-electrical-charging-system-successfully-tested First road charging system tested by a truck

A specially designed truck was successfully charged on a public road for the first time worldwide.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Mon, 23 Mar 2020 01:00:00 +0000
Μ 5,6 earthquake struck northwestern Greece causing structural failures https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2218-56-earthquake-struck-northwestern-greece-severe-buildings-damage https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2218-56-earthquake-struck-northwestern-greece-severe-buildings-damage Μ 5,6 earthquake struck northwestern Greece causing structural failures

A strong earthquake hit northwestern Greece resulting in structural failures, fortunately without causing any casualties. The tremblor struck at 2:4

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Sun, 22 Mar 2020 11:54:26 +0000
Resources to support Online Education in Geotechnics due to COVID-19 https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2216-resources-to-support-online-education-in-geotechnics-due-to-covid-19 https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2216-resources-to-support-online-education-in-geotechnics-due-to-covid-19 Resources to support Online Education in Geotechnics due to COVID-19

In the wake of the continuing spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Disease, and the concerns of the health, safety and well-being of the communities

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Sat, 21 Mar 2020 11:11:30 +0000
Resources to support Online Education in Geotechnics due to COVID-19 https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2214-resources-to-support-online-education-in-geotechnics-due-to-covid-19 https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2214-resources-to-support-online-education-in-geotechnics-due-to-covid-19 Resources to support Online Education in Geotechnics due to COVID-19

In the wake of the continuing spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Disease, and the concerns of the health, safety and well-being of the communities

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Fri, 20 Mar 2020 09:36:13 +0000