News - TheCivilEngineer.org - TheCivilEngineer.org https://www.thecivilengineer.org Sun, 15 Sep 2019 13:53:44 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Huge rockfall in Boulder Canyon triggered by blasting works https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2079-huge-rockfall-in-boulder-canyon-triggered-by-blasting-works https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2079-huge-rockfall-in-boulder-canyon-triggered-by-blasting-works Huge rockfall in Boulder Canyon triggered by blasting works

A huge rockfall caused by blasting works closed a highway located near Boulder, Colorado. The rockslide occurred on September 11, 2019. The scheduled

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Fri, 13 Sep 2019 06:53:58 +0000
Building partially collapses due to construction works next door in UK https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2077-building-partially-collapses-due-to-construction-works-next-door-in-uk https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2077-building-partially-collapses-due-to-construction-works-next-door-in-uk Building partially collapses due to construction works next door in UK

A house partially collapsed in the middle of the night due to construction works conducted at the building next door in the United Kingdom

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Fri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0000
Vol. 5, Issue 1 of the IJGCH has been released! https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2078-vol-5-issue-1-of-the-ijgch-has-been-released https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2078-vol-5-issue-1-of-the-ijgch-has-been-released Vol. 5, Issue 1 of the IJGCH has been released!

We are pleased to announce the special Issue #1 of Volume #5 of the International Journal of Geoengineering Case Histories, an official Journal of th

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Publications Thu, 12 Sep 2019 06:27:40 +0000
Astronauts investigate what happens to concrete when it's mixed in space https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2073-astronauts-investigate-what-happens-to-concrete-when-it-s-mixed-in-space https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2073-astronauts-investigate-what-happens-to-concrete-when-it-s-mixed-in-space Building in space

In an innovative attempt, astronauts examined what happens to concrete when it's produced in space.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Research / Academia Wed, 11 Sep 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Eldorado receives permits for Greek gold mines exploitation https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2076-eldorado-receives-permits-for-greek-gold-mines-exploitation https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2076-eldorado-receives-permits-for-greek-gold-mines-exploitation Eldorado receives permits for Greek gold mines exploitation

According to the Canadian Eldorado Gold Corp, the Greek government granted installation permits for both Skouries and Olympias gold mine projects o

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Tue, 10 Sep 2019 10:59:14 +0000
ESA satellite narrowly avoids collision with SpaceX craft https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2070-esa-satellite-narrowly-avoids-collision-with-spacex-craft https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2070-esa-satellite-narrowly-avoids-collision-with-spacex-craft ESA satellite narrowly avoids collision with SpaceX craft

ESA (European Space Agency) reported changing a satellite's course to avoid a collision with a SpaceX aircraft.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) Other News Tue, 10 Sep 2019 01:00:00 +0000
India to become the 4th country to land on the moon https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2075-india-to-become-the-4th-country-to-land-on-the-moon https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2075-india-to-become-the-4th-country-to-land-on-the-moon India to become the 4th country to land on the moon

Three countries, U.S., Soviet Union and China, have managed to land a spacecraft on the moon's surface. On early Saturday (local time), September 7,

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Mon, 09 Sep 2019 10:18:48 +0000
Repair works at Whaley bridge dam may last for up to 3 years https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2071-whaley-bridge-dam-repair-work-may-last-for-3-years https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2071-whaley-bridge-dam-repair-work-may-last-for-3-years Repair works at Whaley bridge dam may last for up to 3 years

The repair works to rebuilt the disintegrated Whaley bridge dam located at Toddbrook Reservoir, Derbyshire, U.K., may last for 3 whole years. The da

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Thu, 05 Sep 2019 11:03:03 +0000
Heat produced by an underground line to warm houses in London https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2067-heat-produced-by-an-underground-line-to-warm-houses-in-london https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2067-heat-produced-by-an-underground-line-to-warm-houses-in-london Heat produced by an underground line to warm houses in London

A brand-new innovative plan suggests utilizing heat produced by an underground line to warm houses during the winter.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Thu, 05 Sep 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Dams storage in Syndey drops below 50% for the first time in 15 years https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2069-dam-storage-in-syndey-drops-below-50-for-the-first-time-in-15-years https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2069-dam-storage-in-syndey-drops-below-50-for-the-first-time-in-15-years Dams storage in Syndey drops below 50% for the first time in 15 years

For the first time since 2004, the levels of Sydney's dams have dropped below 50%. In May 2004, the dam levels dipped below 50% during the 2000s drou

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) Other News Tue, 03 Sep 2019 10:44:28 +0000