Article - 27 Aug 2019
Alloys are a fusion of metals and non-metallic elements. There are several common combinations of alloys; notably, silver and white copper create sterling silver.
Article - 3 Apr 2019
The seismic mitigation of buildings has been a challenge for engineers since the construction of the first two-story structure.
Article - 18 Oct 2018
This article takes a look at the different forms of construction pollution.
Article - 22 Jun 2017
Before renovating older buildings several issues should be considered first, particularly if the building is historic.
Article - 18 Jan 2017
The Alaskan climate has annual temperature swings from highs in the summer pushing 90 °F to winter lows in the range of -40 °F, and this presents a unique challenge for architects and engineers.
Article - 3 Jan 2014
As part of a joint regional task force, the Bristol, Virginia Police Department (BVPD) SWAT Team may be called on at any time to handle secret operations and highly volatile situations.
Article - 13 Mar 2013
Cement was first used in 800 BC in Greece, Cyprus, and Crete, while Rome used concrete from 300 BC to 476 AD.
Article - 28 Jan 2013
An east coast government agency raised concern about the structural integrity of a viaduct located on a main north-south highway that dealt with roughly 75,000 vehicles per day.
Article - 25 Jan 2013
Le Pont De Normandie or the Normandy Bridge is a cable-stayed road bridge that is built across the river Seine linking the industrial city of Le Havre to the touristic and rural city of Honfleur in...
Article - 18 Jan 2013
Taipei 101, formerly known as the Taipei World Financial Center, is an iconic skyscraper located in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan.