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Christchurch’s cardboard cathedral is built to last a century

Christchurch’s cardboard cathedral is built to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 22, 2013

On February 22, 2011, a devastating earthquake hit Christchurch, New Zealand that left 185 people dead and many buildings badly ...

Japanese companies develop 300-ton pendulums that reduce swaying in skyscrapers during earthquakes

Japanese companies develop 300-ton pendulums that...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 15, 2013

Two Japanese companies have developed giant pendulums they say, when installed atop a skyscraper, can shorten vibrations and reduce swaying ...

A 2014 GMC Sierra pickup undergoes testing in the GM Aerodynamics testing.

Don’t lower your tailgate: GM details aerodynamic...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 28, 2013

When you view the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra side-by-side with the 2013 models, one of the first things ...

Is there a limit to how tall we can build skyscrapers?

Is there a limit to how tall we can build skyscrapers?

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 02, 2013

The Atlantic Cities has posted an immensely interesting article on whether or not the constant desire within human beings to ...

In the Persian Gulf: It’s art. It’s a bridge.

In the Persian Gulf: It’s art. It’s a bridge.

Posted by John Latta on Apr 10, 2013

There is this bridge. And it is something to see. The Sheikh Zayed Bridge joins Abu Dhabi Island to the mainland on ...

Pittsburgh’s breathing building

Pittsburgh’s breathing building

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 06, 2012

With an eye on promoting the revitalization of downtown Pittsburgh as well as energy conservation and organizational productivity, the Tower ...

Competition, tech spur consolidation of construction, design firms

Competition, tech spur consolidation of construction,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 04, 2012

As a result of the long recession and the ability to collaborate more closely thanks to growing adoption of new ...

The heart of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge

The heart of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 19, 2012

Though the most well-known San Francisco bridge is the Golden Gate, the Bay Bridge carries 150,000 more vehicles per day ...

Government figures ignore “higher learning” options

Government figures ignore “higher learning”...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Oct 12, 2012

Sigh. The U.S. Census Bureau has just released two studies. The first, Field of Degree and Earnings by Selected Employment Characteristics: 2011, shows ...

They’re NASA and they know it

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 16, 2012

Government employee videos are starting to become a fad. But after the Mars landing of the Curiosity rover, my hat's ...

Terex celebrates 40th anniversary, adds new truck...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 13, 2012

During the second half of 2012, Terex will celebrate its 40th anniversary of manufacturing front discharge mixer trucks by restarting ...

Deister selects Process Machinery as new dealer

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 02, 2012

Deister Machine Company has appointed Process Machinery as its exclusive representative for the territory of Indiana, Kentucky, and the Ohio ...

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