News - TheCivilEngineer.org - TheCivilEngineer.org https://www.thecivilengineer.org Tue, 11 May 2021 02:37:30 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Subway bridge collapses in Mexico City: At least 24 casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2447-subway-bridge-collapse-in-mexico-city-at-least-24-casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2447-subway-bridge-collapse-in-mexico-city-at-least-24-casualties  Subway bridge collapse in Mexico City

At least 24 people have died after a subway overpassed collapsed in Mexico City.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 10 May 2021 01:00:00 +0000
A sandstone fragment reveals valid information over climate change https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2449-a-sandstone-fragment-reveals-valid-information-over-climate-change https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2449-a-sandstone-fragment-reveals-valid-information-over-climate-change A sandstone fragment reveals valid information over climate change

A cobble of green sandstone discovered near Antarctica has revealed crucial information regarding the future conditions on Earth if climate change pe

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Fri, 07 May 2021 05:23:52 +0000
"Geo-Trends Review" fifteenth issue is published! https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2450-geo-trends-review-fifteenth-issue-is-published https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2450-geo-trends-review-fifteenth-issue-is-published

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

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Publications Fri, 07 May 2021 05:06:49 +0000
Massive landslide struck north Quebec, Canada https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2448-massive-landslide-struck-north-quebec-canada https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2448-massive-landslide-struck-north-quebec-canada Massive landslide struck north Quebec, Canada

A vast landslide that occurred on April 22, is considered to be the second largest to ever hit northern Quebec in Canada. The ground failure took pla

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Wed, 05 May 2021 04:22:33 +0000
The financial impact of volcanic alerts on local regions https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2445-the-financial-impact-of-volcanic-alerts-on-local-communities https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2445-the-financial-impact-of-volcanic-alerts-on-local-communities The financial impact of volcanic alerts on local regions

A study recently published in Risk Analysis Journal, evaluates the financial impact of volcanic eruption alerts on the local communities. Volcanic al

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Thu, 29 Apr 2021 09:41:47 +0000
Cal CEE Students Post their Geoenvironmental Project Reports Online and Welcome your Feedback! https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2446-cal-cee-students-post-their-geoenvironmental-project-reports-online-and-welcome-your-feedback https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2446-cal-cee-students-post-their-geoenvironmental-project-reports-online-and-welcome-your-feedback Cal CEE Students Post their Geoenvironmental Project Reports Online and Welcome your Feedback!

Students of the CE176 course on Geoenvironmental Engineering (and Environmental Geotechnics), an upper level undergraduate course, worked this Spring

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Research / Academia Thu, 29 Apr 2021 08:55:29 +0000
The "living building" in Georgia Tech University https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2443-the-living-building-in-georgia-tech-university https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2443-the-living-building-in-georgia-tech-university The

Georgia Tech announced on Earth Day 2021 that one large project, the Kendeda building has been declared as a "living building" from the International Living Future Institute.

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it@geoengineer.org (TheCivilEngineer.org) News on Projects / Industry Wed, 28 Apr 2021 01:00:00 +0000
Avalanche in the Himalayas: At least 8 casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2444-avalance-in-the-himalayan-at-least-8-casualties https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2444-avalance-in-the-himalayan-at-least-8-casualties Avalanche in the Himalayas: At least 8 casualties

At least 8 people have been reported dead after an avalanche struck in the Indian Himalayan region near the borders with China. The incident occurred

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 26 Apr 2021 14:29:54 +0000
Massive cliff collapse in Jurassic Coast, UK https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2442-massive-cliff-collapse-in-jurassic-coast-uk https://www.thecivilengineer.org/news-center/latest-news/item/2442-massive-cliff-collapse-in-jurassic-coast-uk Massive cliff collapse in Jurassic Coast, UK

A cliff collapse that occurred in England's Jurassic Coast is considered to be the largest to hit the regionĀ in 60 years. The landslide struck in mi

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info@geoengineer.org (Geoengineer.org) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Tue, 20 Apr 2021 02:56:54 +0000
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