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RCC Detail

02/09/2016 by saritarkd
Please ask me Detail of Rcc construction ?
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Last comment 02/09/2016 by Tornado

Is Awarding Low Bid a Deal?

02/08/2016 by Fredski
its exceedingly easy to bash so many things about China. they haven't quite mastered the bridge building or foundation thing just yet. http://www.bus...
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Last comment 02/09/2016 by jack of all trades

Getting a Job as a Traffic Engineer (No Engineering Degree)

01/27/2016 by timjitsu
This was also posted in the transportation forum Hello everyone, First I guess Ill start off with some information about my background. I am curr...
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Last comment 01/27/2016 by Tornado

Agitated Nutsch Filter

01/24/2016 by SRINIVAS.KARRA
Hey guyzz we have purchased a agitated nutsch filter in our pharmaceutical industry. I wanna perform some design calculations for it.pls tell me some...
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Last comment 01/26/2016 by Crabtree

Activated Sludge Question

01/22/2016 by Anonymous Poster
Hello...Can anyone here prove that the retention time in aeration tank of activated sludge system is equal to V/Q without considering the Qr? Thanks
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Last comment 02/09/2016 by Codemaster
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Plant & Facilities Engineering

116 blog entries, 624 comments (0 Viewing)

Navigate Bumps in the Road to the Digital Factory

01/29/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
With the chatter surrounding the Internet of Things, it's easy to get caught up in the benefits of a connected factory. It's another matter, howev...
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How to Turn Internet of Things into Reality

12/25/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
By optimizing machinery to collect and analyze data, the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) promises to improve operations. But for all the chatter...
Views: 174, Comments: 2
Last comment 12/26/2015 by Rixter

Give Employees Control to Share Their Knowledge

11/30/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Whether due to retiring personnel, poorly categorized information, or simply the hierarchical nature of business, knowledge loss impedes an industria...
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Last comment 12/03/2015 by Kevin LaPaire
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Construction Tools & Equipment

61 blog entries, 346 comments (0 Viewing)

Big Excavator Runs on Rubber

01/16/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
A new Tier IV-compliant wheeled excavator is now available to contractors who regularly require their machines to traverse finished asphalt roadbeds...
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Blasting the Tower Blocks

11/16/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
The Tarfside Oval tower blocks in Glasgow were nearly entirely leveled recently in a controlled, timed demo implosion to make way for a planned £5 mi...
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How We'll 3D Print a Skyscraper on Mars

10/28/2015 by HUSH
I have a friend who works for Solar City and it seems like an interesting job. He gets to haul and install panels on top of homeowners' roofs throug...
Pathfinder Tags: 3D Printing construction Mars residential
Views: 297, Comments: 6
Last comment 11/01/2015 by Anonymous Hero
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Building & Design Blog

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Washington, DC Pledges Total Transparency

12/18/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Thanks to a facade of 900 fluted glass panels, transparency is the keyword for a Washington, DC office tower slated to become the CBS News bureau's n...
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Last comment 12/21/2015 by Brave Sir Robin

Beetham Tower: the U.K.'s Screaming Skyscraper

12/09/2015 by HUSH
It seems every city has iconic infrastructure that comes to personify the city itself. The Space Needle, Golden Gate Bridge and Empire State Buildin...
Pathfinder Tags: Aeolian tone Beetham Tower resonance skyscraper
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11/29/2015 by Cygnet
After the response to my last blog, Deep Blue is Giving Me the Blues, I thought I'd better stick to something less contentious… Aye, the nig...
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Last comment 11/30/2015 by tcmtech
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GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog

186 blog entries, 1248 comments (0 Viewing)

5 Key Metrics for Engineering Departments

12/02/2015 by geanorm
Guest Blog by Andy Fiegener of Rye Design LLC There are literally hundreds of metrics that business leaders can use to run their business today. Some...
Pathfinder Tags: engineering HVAC quality quality quality management
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Last comment 12/03/2015 by Usbport

September 2015 U.S. Heating and Cooling Equipment Shipment Data

11/18/2015 by geanorm
AHRI released September shipment data for small Central Air Conditioners and Air-Source Heat Pumps up to 650 MBTUH. U.S. shipments of central air con...
Pathfinder Tags: hvac industry HVAC Supply Chain
Views: 98, Comments: 1
Last comment 11/18/2015 by Ed Watts

See The Future of Smart Office Buildings, Today -The Edge

10/28/2015 by larhere
What is a Smart Building? According to Siemens "Smart buildings improve the productivity of people and processes by leveraging technology & actio...
Pathfinder Tags: buildings green buildings heat pump trends
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Last comment 10/31/2015 by kramarat
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Zone in on HVAC Zoning

12/02/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Zoning offers huge opportunities for HVAC contractors, but it takes a lot of thinking and labor to implement it correctly. As a result, zoning remain...
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For a Career in HVAC, the Time is Now

11/09/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
If ever there was a time for young workers to embark on a career in HVAC, this is it. The HVACR Workforce Development Foundation just released three...
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Find and Fix Noise Issues

09/21/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
A noisy HVAC system can be a huge hassle for building occupants, as well as an indicator of a growing mechanical problem within the system itself. Ho...
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How Would You Fix It? Garage Foundation

08/27/2014 posted in Workbench Creations
by SavvyExacta
The photos below are of a pre-1900 building that was most recently used as a garage. As you can see, there is a problem with the foundation. A plan f...
Views: 856, Comments: 24
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Caption This for 06/14/13

06/13/2013 posted in Caption This!
by Kaplin
This week's image: Be sure to vote for your favorite caption! Thanks to Usbport for submitting this image.
Pathfinder Tags: bridge Caption this engineering images fail funny images
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November 13, 1927 – The Holland Tunnel Opens

11/13/2009 posted in "On This Day" In Engineering History
by Steve Melito
On this day in engineering history, the first of 51,694 vehicles drove through the Holland Tunnel, a dual-tube structure that passes beneath the H...
Pathfinder Tags: civil engineering engineering marvels November 13 tunnel construction tunnel design
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DIY Grape Arbor (Part 1)

09/14/2009 posted in Workbench Creations
by U V
Well, it has been a busy summer. I built this grape arbor for my parents' 50th wedding anniversary. Then I had arthroscopic surgery on my knee last...
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Prepare for the Juan De Fuca Disaster

03/27/2008 posted in Rockaholic Adventures
by Shawn
The Juan De Fuca Plate is the modern-day cause of volcanic activity, earthquakes and tsunamis in the northwest quadrant of the continental United S...
Pathfinder Tags: disaster earthquake juan de fuca pacific northwest subduction ...
Views: 1011, Comments: 13
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Houston, We Have a Problem: Our City is Sinking!

03/20/2008 posted in Rockaholic Adventures
by Shawn
Poor land development choices and fresh water problems plague Houston, Texas. The coastal metropolis, located near the Gulf of Mexico, is like New...
Pathfinder Tags: Houston levee subsidence subsiding urban well
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