Displaying items by tag: Evacuation https://www.thestructuralengineer.info Tue, 18 Feb 2020 18:53:09 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb India demolishes skyscrapers that infringed environmental regulations https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/976-india-demolishes-skyscrapers-that-infringed-environmental-regulations https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/976-india-demolishes-skyscrapers-that-infringed-environmental-regulations India demolishes skyscrapers that infringed environmental regulations

Officials decided to demolish 2 skyscrapers in India as they did not comply with the existing environmental codes.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Projects / Industry Fri, 24 Jan 2020 01:00:00 +0000
Apartment building collapses due to fire in Scotland https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/951-apartment-building-collapses-due-to-fire-in-scotland-not-ready https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/951-apartment-building-collapses-due-to-fire-in-scotland-not-ready Apartment building collapses due to fire in Scotland

A 4-story building located in south Glasgow, Scotland collapsed due to an overnight fire that initiated on its ground floor.

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secretariat@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 18 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0000
Gas explosion in Vienna: 2 buildings partially collapse https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/899-gas-explosion-in-vienna-2-building-partially-collapse https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/899-gas-explosion-in-vienna-2-building-partially-collapse Gas explosion in Vienna: 2 buildings partially collapse

Several floors in 2 buildings near Vienna's center collapsed after (possibly) a gas explosion.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Thu, 04 Jul 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Genoa's Morandi bridge spectacular demolition https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/898-genoa-s-morandi-bridge-demolished https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/898-genoa-s-morandi-bridge-demolished Genoa's Morandi bridge demolished

Morandi, a bridge that partially collapsed less than a year ago, was finally demolished.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Projects / Industry Tue, 16 Jul 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Intense cracking in Sydney's building - Concerns for Australia's building codes https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/893-intense-cracking-in-sydney-s-building-concerns-for-australia-s-building-codes https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/893-intense-cracking-in-sydney-s-building-concerns-for-australia-s-building-codes Sydney's Mascot Towers

After Opal's tower incident, a second building in Sydney suffered critical damage due to cracking raising concerns about Australia's building codes.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Tue, 18 Jun 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Disneyland may be threatened by potential failure of a local dam https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/888-disneyland-may-be-threatened-by-potential-failure-of-a-local-dam https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/888-disneyland-may-be-threatened-by-potential-failure-of-a-local-dam Prado Dam

According to federal engineers, Disneyland may be in danger as a local dam could fail if an intense rainfall occurs.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 03 Jun 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Building in Brooklyn collapses after being hit by car https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/879-building-in-brooklyn-collapses-after-being-hit-by-car https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/879-building-in-brooklyn-collapses-after-being-hit-by-car Building in Brooklyn collapses after being hit by car

A two-story building located in New York's Brooklyn collapsed after a car crashed into it.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Wed, 08 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Crane collapses on a hospital building in West Midlands, UK https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/873-crane-collapses-on-a-hospital-building-in-west-midlands-uk https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/873-crane-collapses-on-a-hospital-building-in-west-midlands-uk Crane collapses on a hospital building in West Midlands, UK-Source: Expressandstar.com

On April 9, 2019, a tower crane partially collapsed onto the roof of Smethwick's Midland Metropolitan Hospital construction site in United Kingdom.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Fri, 03 May 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Building in Boston declared ''structurally unsafe": Residents evacuated https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/856-building-in-boston-declared-structurally-unsafe-residents-evacuated https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/856-building-in-boston-declared-structurally-unsafe-residents-evacuated Building in North End, Boston evacuated

A residential building located in 454-464 Hanover Street, North End, Boston, was declared unsafe.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Mon, 18 Mar 2019 01:00:00 +0000
Building collapse in St. Petersburg University, Russia https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/844-building-collapse-in-st-petersburg-university-russia https://www.thestructuralengineer.info/news-center/news/item/844-building-collapse-in-st-petersburg-university-russia Building collapse in St Petersburg University, Russia-Source:CNN

A university building partially collapsed in the Russian city of St. Petersburg. Students were feared trapped under the rubble.

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ktsantilas@thestructuralengineer.info (TheStructuralEngineer.info) News on Natural Disasters / Failures Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00:00 +0000