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Yesterday | CE News

Roundabout and flyover solves intersection congestion

Creighton Manning Engineering, a multidiscipline civil engineering and land surveying firm, served as prime consultant on a $14.5 million, locally administered federal aid project to reconstruct the at-grade intersection of Fuller Road and Washington Avenue in Albany, N.Y. The project goals were to decrease traffic congestion, improve pedestrian ... (more)

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science, Albany, NY, Albany County, NY, SUNY Albany, University of Georgia Albany State

Thursday | LiveScience

Like A Rock: New Concrete Could Last A Lifetime

On the surface, concrete seems like one of the world's most durable substances. After all, 2000-year-old Roman buildings made of the material are still standing.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

Thursday | Warwickonline.com

Who's built the strongest?

FOLLOWING THE PLAN: Holden students Mitch Dixon and Sean Hoyle get some assistance from Lucas Dlhopolsky at the US Coast Guard Civil Engineering Unit on Kilvert Street as they build a truss bridge.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science, Warwick, RI

Thursday | ComputerWorld

Ruggedized scientific calculator perfect for extreme math

Casio's fx-FD10 Pro ruggedized calculator can stand up to shocks, splashes and dust.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science

Thursday | Western Star

Engineering students design road realignment of flood area

A pair of civil engineering students in Corner Brook would love to be able to lend a hand to the design of the realignment of Route 460.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science, Canada,

Thursday | Hucknall and Bulwell Dispatch

Graham Allen MP column: Development will be a massive boost for the area

Only a few years ago, Basford Hall College was being threatened with closure and the land was planned to be sold as housing.

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Related Topix: Science, Engineering, Leicestershire County, England, World News, Nottinghamshire County, England, Derbyshire County, England, United Kingdom,

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Sand Trap

What Do You Do for a Living?

This year I'm working on my 20th and 21st musicals. PLS at a Civil Engineering, Land Planning and Surveying firm in Pugetopolis.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science

CE News

2014 Rising Stars in Civil + Structural Engineering

This third annual Rising Stars in Civil Engineering and Rising Stars in Structural Engineering recognizes 30 professionals, 40 years old or younger working in the United States, who have shown exceptional technical capability, leadership ability, effective teaching or research, or public service benefiting the civil and structural engineering ... (more)

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science, Red Bank, NJ, Lawrenceville, NJ, Union Beach, NJ, us Travel, Travel, Environmental Law, Law

The Economist

Infrastructure: Highways to hell

ONLY the drunk, they say, drive in a straight line in Chicago. The sober zigzag to avoid falling into the city's axle-breaking potholes.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science, Missouri

RedOrbit

The Netherlands Introduces First...

Image Caption: The Netherlands has created a stretch of road that glows at night to help motorists.

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Related Topix: Alternative, Engineering, Science, Route 66

Tue Apr 15, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

Holland gets glow in the dark roads

The paint used to mark the road uses a 'photo-luminising' powder that charges up in daylight and then gradually releases a green glow at night, meaning street lamps are no longer needed.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, Engineering, Science, Entertainment

Directions Magazine

Blue Marble To Host Dual User Conferences in 2014, Announces “Call for Papers”

April 15, 2014 Blue Marble Geographics is pleased to announce its upcoming User Conference events and invite the global user community to participate in this year's "Call for Papers".

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Related Topix: Canada, World News, Engineering, Science

Mon Apr 14, 2014

I-Newswire.com

New KBE Building Corp. Scholarship Helping Connecticut Students Build Strong Construction Careers

To help Connecticut high school students pursue careers in construction and related fields, KBE Building Corporation will award $17,000 in scholarships to 34 students at 17 diploma-granting technical high schools in the state.

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Related Topix: Connecticut, Connecticut Government, Education Etc., Engineering, Science, Farmington, CT

Rediff.com

7 engineering wonders of the world

"As a tribute to modern society's ability to achieve the unachievable, reach unreachable heights, and scorn the notion of 'it can't be done,'" ASCE has recognised seven projects as the greatest civil engineering achievements of the 20th century.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science, San Francisco, CA

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Engineering firm expands staff

ROCKFORD – Fehr Graham of Rockford announced its acquisition of the civil engineering and land surveying firm Arnold Lundgren Associates of Rockford.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science

Fri Apr 11, 2014

PaintSquare

Smart Concrete' May Outlive Us All

If Scott Muzenski has his way, his great-great-great grandchildren will be doing the very first repairs on the driveway he just patched.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

Sys-Con Media

Geosynthetics Market by Types, Applications & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Geosynthetics are widely used in civil engineering, construction industries, environmental applications, and coastal engineering.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Science

AllAfrica.com

Tanzania: NCAA Paves Ngorongoro Crater Road for Sh2.8 Billion

THE six kilometre ascending road connecting the base of the legendary Ngorongoro Crater to the caldera's rim has been overlaid with concrete blocks.

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Related Topix: Travel, Malawi Travel, Tanzania, Malawi Travel, Tanzania Travel, Africa Travel, Engineering, Science

Thu Apr 10, 2014

This is Local London

Walton Bridge has been shortlisted for the annual ICE London civil engineering awards.

First conceived in 2004 by Surrey County Council, and dreamed of years prior, the bridge was built by Costain and designed by Akins.

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The News-Review

UCC students measure park for a campground

Umpqua Community College civil engineering and surveying technology student Claude Clark surveys land at Mildred Kanipe Park Tuesday.

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