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 - 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.
Article - 16 Jan 2013
The Basilica and Expiatory Church of the Holy Family, or Sagrada Família, as it is commonly known, was designed by Catalan architect, Antoni Gaudí and is a stunning work of art.
Article - 29 Oct 2012
Glass blocks are a modern and attractive feature used to enhance the appearance of rooms in buildings. Glass blocks are generally used instead of windows and are also useful in building shower...