News - TheCivilEngineer.org - TheCivilEngineer.org https://www.thecivilengineer.org Sun, 18 Apr 2021 13:33:02 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Polymer molecules that change color when a material is close to failure https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2440-polymer-molecules-that-change-color-when-a-material-is-close-to-failure https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2440-polymer-molecules-that-change-color-when-a-material-is-close-to-failure Photographs showing the mechanoresponsive luminescence behavior of blue-, green-, red-, and white-light-emitting polymer films upon deformation

Scientists from the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign have made significant progress in developing molecules that change color when a material is about to experience a structural failure.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Research / Academia Fri, 16 Apr 2021 01:00:00 +0000
M 6.0 earthquake struck Indonesia: At least 8 casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2441-m-60-earthquake-struck-indonesia-at-least-8-casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2441-m-60-earthquake-struck-indonesia-at-least-8-casualties M 6.0 earthquake struck Indonesia: At least 8 casualties

A M 6.0 earthquake hit Indonesia on April 10, 2021, resulting in at least 8 fatalities. The seismic shock struck at around 7 am (UTC) about 45 kilome

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Wed, 14 Apr 2021 04:32:20 +0000
Artificial Intelligence tool identifies wind turbines defects https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2434-artificial-intelligence-tool-identifies-wind-turbines-defects https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2434-artificial-intelligence-tool-identifies-wind-turbines-defects The proposed image processing procedure

Scientists have developed a new method based on Artificial Intelligence (AI) to detect defects in the blades of wind turbines.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Wed, 14 Apr 2021 01:00:00 +0000
Train derails into a tunnel in Taiwan: 50 people dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2439-train-derails-into-a-tunnel-in-taiwan-50-people-dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2439-train-derails-into-a-tunnel-in-taiwan-50-people-dead Rescue workers remove a part of the derailed train in Taiwan (April 3, 2021)

50 passengers have been reported dead and numerous more injured after a train derailed into a tunnel in Taiwan.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 12 Apr 2021 01:00:00 +0000
Building collapse in Cairo, Egypt: At least 8 casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2431-building-collapse-in-cairo-egypt-at-least-8-casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2431-building-collapse-in-cairo-egypt-at-least-8-casualties Building collapse in Cairo, Egypt

At least 8 people have been reported dead after a building collapsed in Cairo, Egypt.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Thu, 08 Apr 2021 01:00:00 +0000
Marsquakes detected by NASA's InSight Mission https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2437-marsquakes-detected-by-nasas-insight-mission https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2437-marsquakes-detected-by-nasas-insight-mission Marsquakes detected by NASA's InSight Mission

NASA's InSight Mars Lander has recently retrieved clear data of two relatively strong quakes that occurred on the Red Planet. The InSight Lander was

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Wed, 07 Apr 2021 03:39:14 +0000
Join GeoWorld's 2021 Geotechnical Business Directory today! https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2436-join-geoworlds-2021-geotechnical-business-directory-today https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2436-join-geoworlds-2021-geotechnical-business-directory-today Join GeoWorld's 2021 Geotechnical Business Directory today!

GeoWorld, with the support of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), is excited to prepare the publica

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Publications Tue, 06 Apr 2021 04:11:21 +0000
Floods and landslides struck Indonesia: At least 41 casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2435-floods-and-landslides-struck-indonesia-at-least-41-casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2435-floods-and-landslides-struck-indonesia-at-least-41-casualties Floods and landslides struck Indonesia: At least 41 casualties

Torrential rains have caused extensive floods and landslides in Indonesia resulting in, at least, 41 fatalities. According to the Indonesian Disaster

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 05 Apr 2021 04:54:22 +0000
New foundation design to tackle the effect of earthquake induced deformations https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2432-new-foundation-design-to-tackle-earthquake-impact https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2432-new-foundation-design-to-tackle-earthquake-impact New foundation design to tackle the effect of earthquake induced deformations

Scientists from the University of Technology (UTC) in Sydney, Australia, have introduced a new method to protect buildings from earthquakes. An earth

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Fri, 02 Apr 2021 04:09:49 +0000
First ship tunnel to be constructed in Norway https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2430-first-ship-tunnel-to-be-constructed-in-norways-peniscula https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2430-first-ship-tunnel-to-be-constructed-in-norways-peniscula First ship tunnel to be constructed in Norway

Norway plans for a pioneering construction project that will facilitate ship transportation. The plan includes the construction of a tunnel from whic

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Wed, 24 Mar 2021 13:59:36 +0000