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On Wednesday, March 13, 2019, a 3-story building collapsed in Lagos, the largest city of Nigeria, causing the death of at least 9 people.

Latvia has finished the construction of a 93-km barbed wire fence on the borders with Russia.

A retaining wall, located in a Target store in Holly Springs, North Carolina, gave way at about 4:15 p.m. local time, on February 23, 2019.

The four most efficient methods to repair active cracks in concrete are presented below.

The weight of a thick layer of snow caused the collapse of a 70-year old building located at a scout camp in Wisconsin's Northwoods.

The 25th anniversary edition of the Armory Show, scheduled to take place on March 7, 2019, has to deal with significant structural flaws in New York's Pier 92.

In a new study, researchers have developed a method to improve concrete's performance when subjected to fire using recycled fibers from tires.

The Tennessee Titans football organization required a new sidewalk and path alongside a lake to connect the existing practice facility with new office space in an annex across the street. Hayward Baker worked with PBG Builders, Inc. to install helical piles for the deep foundations system.

Researchers have developed a sheet of nickel with nanoscale pores that has the strength of titanium but is 4-5 times lighter.