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15 people were confirmed dead after a building collapse occurred in Bamako, the capital of Mali.

A new study has shown that many buildings in the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and in the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) are more earthquake-prone than anticipated.

Monday, 02 September 2019 01:00

Building collapse in Bronx, New York City

A building located in Bronx, one of the five boroughs of New York City, partially collapsed killing 1 worker and injuring at least 5 more.

The city of London has tightened the rules on the construction of skyscrapers to prevent creating an urban microclimate in the surrounding streets.

A bridge located on Hutchinson Ferry Road in Florida's Gadsden County, collapsed and 2 accidents occurred before the road was closed.

Monday, 05 August 2019 07:53

How to calculate yield strength

The stress-strain diagram for a steel rod is shown and can be described by the equation ε=0.20(1e-06)σ+0.20(1e-12)σ3 where s in kPa. Determine the yield strength assuming a 0.5% offset.

According to the Indonesian President, Joko Widodo, a massive sea wall must be constructed around Jakarta, the capital city of the country, otherwise, it will sink into the sea in the following decades.

Monday, 29 July 2019 01:00

First 3D-printed building in Dubai

The first building realized via 3D printing technology in Dubai will be developed by Emaar Properties, a real estate company.

At least 13 people were reported dead and many more are feared trapped after a building collapsed in Mumbai, India.