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The latest March issue of TheStructuralEngineer.info newsletter is out !

The latest March issue of TheStructuralEngineer.info newsletter is out !

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TheStructuralEngineer.info is pleased to announce the March issue #93 of our monthly Newsletter !

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Boston Continues Demolition of Long Island Bridge

Boston Continues Demolition of Long Island Bridge

News on Projects / Industry

Demolition is expected to cost $20.6 million and is to be completed by end of April

The Coast Guard, along with Quincy, Boston and Massachusetts State police, set up a 1000-yard safety zone between Moon Island…

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Ductility in Steel Beams Improved by Geometric Cutouts

Ductility in Steel Beams Improved by Geometric Cutouts

News on Research / Academia

It is a $500,000 National Science Foundation CAREER Award project

The ability of steel buildings to bend without fracturing, or ductility, allows for extreme lateral loading from earthquakes and wind.…

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Bristol Arena winning design announced!

Bristol Arena winning design announced!

News on Projects / Industry

Works for this £90 million project are expected to begin early in 2016

Winning designs of the Bristol Arena were announced this week! The £90 million project located next to Bristol Temple Meads railway…

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57-Story Skyscraper Built in 19 days!

57-Story Skyscraper Built in 19 days!

News on Projects / Industry

The structure is made up of prefabricated sections that reduced the use of concrete

Broad Sustainable Building, a construction company in China, recently built a 57-floor, 2-million-square-foot skyscraper in just 19 days. That is…

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Japanese Seismic Success Serves as example to Northwest

Japanese Seismic Success Serves as example to Northwest

News on Projects / Industry

Base isolation allowed hospital to fully operate after magnitude 9 quake

Constructed in 2006, just outside Kadonowaki, Japan, the Ishinomaki Red Cross Hospital stands as a monument to civil engineering. The…

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Thailand innovative home floats in case of flooding

Thailand innovative home floats in case of flooding

News on Projects / Industry

Amphibious architecture's first promising steps

The two storey home in a Thai neighborhood for factory workers has a special feature that is not directly visible…

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World's Tallest Wooden Structure to be Built Next Year

World's Tallest Wooden Structure to be Built Next Year

News on Projects / Industry

Concerns are expressed over the fire resistance of the skyscraper

At 270-feet and €60M plans for the world’s tallest wooden structure, to be built next year, have been unveiled. Designed…

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Spike in Roof Collapses Inspires the use of Drones

Spike in Roof Collapses Inspires the use of Drones

News on Natural Disasters / Failures

Somerville city has already used drones to take aerial pictures of at risk structures

Massachusetts has experienced a large number of structural failures over the past month due to extreme snowfall. This past Wednesday…

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UK's landmark bridges depicted in stamps special collection

UK's landmark bridges depicted in stamps special collection

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Ten bridges from the 1600s to nowadays are featured

UK's Royal Mail has just issued a set of first class stamps depicting the 10 most historical bridges across the…

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Structural Art for Rent in Essex County

Structural Art for Rent in Essex County

News on Projects / Industry

Since its completion it has attracted an influx of visitors

Intentionally designed to appear as four separate structures and the many historic pilgrimage chapels in the region; A House for…

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United States Building Fewer Skyscrapers

United States Building Fewer Skyscrapers

News on Projects / Industry

Skyscraper building rates have dropped significantly in the past thirty years

The construction of an 1100-foot tall multi-use skyscraper is underway in downtown Los Angeles. At 2.1 million square feet and…

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Double decker Braves bridge is under design

Double decker Braves bridge is under design

News on Projects / Industry

Bridge construction is expected to finish by 2017

The double-decker bridge over Interstate 285, linking the Galleria area to the SunTrust Park and the Braves stadium and mixed-use…

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Fibers to help fire damage prevention in tunnels

Fibers to help fire damage prevention in tunnels

News on Research / Academia

High temperatures may even cause a tunnel collapse

Engineers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have come up with a way to prevent concrete spalling caused by…

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3-D model may be the answer to the U.S. bridge maintenance crisis

3-D model may be the answer to the U.S. bridge maintenance crisis

News on Research / Academia

The software will enable better data management and bridge monitoring

With nearly 70,000 bridges requiring repair works across the U.S. and an estimated cost of $70 billion, Associate Professor's 3-D…

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