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Amazon building partially collapses: 2 people dead

Amazon building partially collapses: 2 people dead

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A building of Amazon Fulfillment Center partially collapsed killing 2 people.

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Ferry crashes into crane in Barcelona port causing huge fire

Ferry crashes into crane in Barcelona port causing huge fire

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An out-of-control Ferry smashed into the port of Barcelona causing a crane to collapse and triggering a huge fire.

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Bridge collapse in Malaysia: One construction worker killed

Bridge collapse in Malaysia: One construction worker killed

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A bridge, that was still under construction, suddenly collapsed in Jalan Pengerang, Kota Tinggi, Malaysia causing the death of a…

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Largest outdoor shake table receives $16.3 million for upgrades

Largest outdoor shake table receives $16.3 million for upgrades

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The largest shake table utilized as an earthquake simulator received a $16.3 million fund from the National Science Foundation (NSF)…

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China part of cross-river railway bridge to Russia completed

China part of cross-river railway bridge to Russia completed

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China has completed its part of the first cross-river railway bridge connection with Russia.

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3-story illegal building collapse in Mexico

3-story illegal building collapse in Mexico

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A 3-story building that was under construction collapsed killing 7 and injuring 14 people  in Monterrey, Nuevo León of Mexico.

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Structural flaws in San Francisco skyscrapers: Report for building code modifications

Structural flaws in San Francisco skyscrapers: Report for building code modifications

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The 58-story Millennium Tower and the new-built Salesforce Transit Center developed severe issues and could be inadequate in case of…

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3D printing concrete structures

3D printing concrete structures

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A research team in Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), has managed to 3D-print concrete structures by the utilization of 2…

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Future methods to address potholes

Future methods to address potholes

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Nowadays, potholes are a phenomenon that engineering design tolerates. However, future projects will address the issue more efficiently.

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Microspheres can improve concrete's mechanical properties

Microspheres can improve concrete's mechanical properties

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Researchers have developed micron-sized calcium silicate spheres that could increase concrete's strength and reduce its environmental footprint.

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First Hydrogen-Powered train in the world launched in Germany

First Hydrogen-Powered train in the world launched in Germany

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The first hydrogen-powered railway, introducing a more eco-friendly technology of transporting, was launched in Germany.

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New design to make bridge spans longer

New design to make bridge spans longer

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Longer bridge spans will be achieved in the future by the utilization of new bridge forms.

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