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Guess the Architecture

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Guess the Architecture! for 5/16/2017

Do you recognize this one?
Views: 219, Comments: 10
Last comment 05/22/2017 by James Stewart

Guess the Architecture! for 5/9/2017

Does anyone know this building?
Views: 267, Comments: 14
Last comment 05/16/2017 by SolarEagle
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Building & Design Blog

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The Birch Could Evolve as a Construction Material

05/15/2017 by MaggieMc
The silver birch (Betula pendula) is one of the major trees for forest products in the Northern Hemisphere, according to biologist Victor Albert, who...
Views: 218, Comments: 15
Last comment 05/22/2017 by James Stewart

Five Reasons to Become a Civil Engineer

05/08/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Bridges, roads, dams, canals — each of these landmarks are built through the efforts of a civil engineer. Civil engineers have a unique opportun...
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Last comment 05/13/2017 by tcmtech
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Plant & Facilities Engineering

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Kia Enters Indian Market with $1.1 Billion Car Plant

05/14/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The South Korean automaker says it plans to produce a compact sedan and compact SUV especially for the Indian market at this new plant. When productio...
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'Toilet-to-Tap' Water is Becoming Commonplace

04/06/2017 by HUSH
I like beer. Do you like beer? What I like even more than beer is enjoying beer, which to me is an altogether different matter. This means summer eve...
Views: 542, Comments: 29
Last comment 04/08/2017 by Andrew Westman
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Low GWP Refrigerants — Understanding GWP, GHG, ODP, and Climate Change

04/29/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
See an engineer's perspective on global warming and climate from man-made gases and refrigerants. While the current U.S. administration may choose to...
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Sensor Technologies Support "Next-Generation" Temperature Measurement

12/24/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Melexis has announced two new sensing technologies for simplified integration of temperature measurement into applications that enhance safety, effici...
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Construction Tools & Equipment

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Fewer Malfunctions and Lower Costs Thanks to Smarter Maintenance Model

04/20/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Researchers at the University of Twente have developed a mathematical model for improving the maintenance schedule for trains, rails, aircraft, self-d...
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Ease Your Muscle Strain When Hammering

03/20/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A shock-absorbing hammer may reduce arm muscle strain and consequently reduce the risk of tennis elbow for users. This conclusion was reached by an en...
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Last comment 03/21/2017 by jack of all trades
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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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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: 1001, Comments: 25
Last comment 11/16/2016 by MR. Guest

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.
Views: 948, Comments: 33
Last comment 06/07/2016 by Gwen.Stouthuysen

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...
Views: 996, Comments: 5
Last comment 12/17/2012 by 129CBRider

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...
Views: 939, Comments: 2
Last comment 09/17/2009 by U V

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...
Views: 1143, Comments: 18
Last comment 10/20/2016 by MR. Guest