News - TheCivilEngineer.org - TheCivilEngineer.org https://www.thecivilengineer.org Thu, 12 Dec 2019 22:25:45 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb New Zealand volcano eruption: At least 5 dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2142-new-zealand-volcano-eruption-at-least-5-dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2142-new-zealand-volcano-eruption-at-least-5-dead New Zealand volcano eruption: At least 5 dead

At least 5 people were reported dead after a volcano erupted in New Zealand's White Island on Monday, December 9, 2019. White Island is one of New Z

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Wed, 11 Dec 2019 10:28:38 +0000
Over 1,680 dams in the United States are considered to be high hazard https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2141-over-1680-dams-in-the-united-states-are-considered-to-be-high-hazard https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2141-over-1680-dams-in-the-united-states-are-considered-to-be-high-hazard Over 1,680 dams in the United States are considered to be high hazard

According to extended research conducted by the Associated Press, 1,688 dams located in 44 states and the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico are in poor

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Tue, 10 Dec 2019 05:04:02 +0000
Rockfall in South African gold mine: 4 workers dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2140-rockfall-in-south-african-gold-mine-4-workers-dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2140-rockfall-in-south-african-gold-mine-4-workers-dead Rockfall in South African gold mine: 4 workers dead

4 mineworkers were found dead after a rockfall occurred in a gold mine located in Orkney, South Africa. The incident occurred on Friday, December 6,

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 09 Dec 2019 07:40:33 +0000
Robotic vehicles to fix broken satellites https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2138-robots-to-fix-broken-satellites-not-ready https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2138-robots-to-fix-broken-satellites-not-ready Robotic vehicles to fix broken satellites

Scientists from the University of Cincinnati in Ohio have developed robots that can fix defective satellites.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Research / Academia Mon, 09 Dec 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Wildfires have increased the threat of mudslides in California https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2139-wildfires-have-increased-the-threat-of-mudslides-in-california https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2139-wildfires-have-increased-the-threat-of-mudslides-in-california Wildfires have increased the threat of mudslides in California

The risk of mudslides has significantly increased in California regions affected by wildfires. Mudslides are common in steep, mountainous areas locat

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Fri, 06 Dec 2019 10:22:39 +0000
Landslide triggers a bridge collapse in north Italy https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2136-landslide-triggers-a-bridge-collapse-in-north-italy https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2136-landslide-triggers-a-bridge-collapse-in-north-italy Landslide triggers a bridge collapse in north Italy

A bridge located near Savona, north Italy, was swept away by a landslide on November 24, 2019. The bridge was part of the Italian A6 motorway betwe

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Tue, 03 Dec 2019 10:31:48 +0000
Mudslides in Kenya caused at least 53 fatalities https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2134-mudslides-in-kenya-caused-at-least-53-fatalities https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2134-mudslides-in-kenya-caused-at-least-53-fatalities Mudslides in Kenya caused at least 53 fatalities

Mudslides that occurred on November 23, 2019, in West Pokot County, Kenya, have caused at least 53 fatalities as victims were buried under the debri

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 02 Dec 2019 11:00:08 +0000
M 6.4 earthquake struck Albania: 51 people dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2135-m-64-earthquake-struck-albania-51-people-dead https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2135-m-64-earthquake-struck-albania-51-people-dead M 6.4 earthquake struck Albania: 51 people dead

A M 6.4 earthquake struck Albania on November 26, 2019, causing 51 fatalities, numerous injuries and infrastructure damage. The shock was the stronge

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 02 Dec 2019 10:59:51 +0000
New technique to carry freight through underground tunnels https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2133-new-technique-to-carry-freight-underground https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2133-new-technique-to-carry-freight-underground New technique to carry freight through underground tunnels

A new company suggests a method to carry freight through underground tunnels.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Mon, 02 Dec 2019 01:00:00 +0000
"Geo-Trends Review" ninth issue is published! https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2132-geo-trends-review-ninth-issue-is-published https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2132-geo-trends-review-ninth-issue-is-published

GeoWorld, the biggest online platform for geotechnical engineers, is excited to announce the publication of the ninth issue of "Geo-Trends Review" ma

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Publications Fri, 29 Nov 2019 03:32:44 +0000