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Extendable Walkway Over Creek

10/17/2016 by Hermit
Hi, We have a property in Nth NSW and I'm looking for ideas so that I can have a walkway across to the other side of the creek as its very close to t...
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Last comment 10/25/2016 by claritysable


09/29/2016 by MyrankovArtyom
Dear Sirs, can u help me with my survey. This survey need me for my course work. It`s small association test(8 questions), if u have 1 minute press th...
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Last comment 09/30/2016 by lyn
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Power from Dam Conversions

10/23/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
With U.S. engineers seeking out new, cost-effective ways to produce clean and sustainable energy sources, some are looking no further than the country...
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Last comment 10/25/2016 by tcmtech

Short Seawalls Send the Wrong Message

10/10/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
There's little doubt that seawalls are an effective deterrent to coastal floodingcaused by tsunamis. But according to a new report from Engineering 36...
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Last comment 10/11/2016 by truth is not a compromise
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Construction Tools & Equipment

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Zero Emission Excavator Brings Demolition Indoors

09/15/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Contractors who require the power and efficiency of a tracked excavator to demolish interiors can now rely on an emission-free auxiliary drive system...
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Last comment 09/16/2016 by James Stewart

Crane Sets Bridge Precisely in Place

08/12/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
When an old bridge was recently determined unsafe in Kirkel, Germany, contractors were called in to replace it with a brand new bridge. The new 49 ft...
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Last comment 08/15/2016 by PWSlack
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Plant & Facilities Engineering

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E-commerce Pushes Warehouses to Automate More Tasks

09/02/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
With e-commerce poised for continued growth, robotics manufacturers look to replace tasks traditionally done by people in distribution and warehouse s...
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Nondestructive Examination Casts a Careful Eye in Inspection

08/01/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Nondestructive examination (NDE) methods play an integral role in the power generation industry, as well as in aerospace, automotive, chemicals, defen...
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GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog

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Heating and Cooling Equipment Data Released

06/17/2016 by geanorm
AHRI released U.S. shipment data for the month of April, 2016 for residential and commercial heating and cooling equipment below 65 MBH. Shipments con...
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New High Efficiency Refrigerants for Low Pressure Chillers

04/13/2016 by geanorm
A potential drop-in replacement for R-123 in water chiller applications was proposed recently by Chemours, the American chemical company that was spun...
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Last comment 04/13/2016 by tcmtech
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VFD Technology Drives HVAC Efficiency

03/24/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Operating motors at reduced speed and horsepower to meet actual load conditions is an integral part of evolving HVAC codes and standards. The need to...
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Heat Transfer Basics Keep Cooling Towers Running

02/28/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Considering how critical cooling towers are for heat transfer in facilities, one would think that they are carefully maintained. But often the lack o...
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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...
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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.
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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...
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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...
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