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Earthquake risk: LA formally requests list of concrete buildings - Los Angeles Times

Earthquake risk: LA formally requests list of concrete buildings - Los Angeles Times | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
Earthquake risk: LA formally requests list of concrete buildings Los Angeles Times Structural engineers have said the collapse of a single concrete building “has the potential for more loss of life than any other catastrophe in California” since...
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Exclusive History Restored: Ross School - Moose Jaw Times-Herald

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Exclusive History Restored: Ross School
Moose Jaw Times-Herald
Renovations by: ADA Architecture, in consultation with Catterall & Wright (civil engineering); Robb Kullman Engineering Ltd. (structural consultant); MacPherson Engineering Ltd.
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Many US bridges are structurally unsound: report - Al Jazeera America

Many US bridges are structurally unsound: report - Al Jazeera America | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
Al Jazeera America Many US bridges are structurally unsound: report Al Jazeera America It would cost $20.5 billion a year annually to eliminate the backlog of repairs on bridges by 2028, but only $12.8 billion was spent last year, according to an...
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Fox Island bridge now deemed 'structurally deficient' - KOMO News

Fox Island bridge now deemed 'structurally deficient' - KOMO News | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
KOMO News
Fox Island bridge now deemed 'structurally deficient'
KOMO News
But county engineers say it'll need replacing some day and the cost could be $50- to $60 million.
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Grand plans for historic Trojan Hotel in Troy--slideshow (Video) - The Business Review (Albany) (blog)

Grand plans for historic Trojan Hotel in Troy--slideshow (Video) - The Business Review (Albany) (blog) | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
Grand plans for historic Trojan Hotel in Troy--slideshow (Video)
The Business Review (Albany) (blog)
The building was last occupied in 2002, and was determined by engineers to be structurally sound.
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Rain Collapses School Roof, Causes Derailment - The Weather Channel

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Rain Collapses School Roof, Causes Derailment
The Weather Channel
The school district was calling in structural engineers to see if the building could be saved.
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State OK's rebuilding 2 homes on Plum Island - Boston Globe

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State OK's rebuilding 2 homes on Plum Island
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Six of those were demolished because of structural damage from beach erosion, officials told the Globe in March. ...
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Structural Engineers To Inspect Coney Island's . . . Coney Island's Astrotower ... - CBS Local

Structural Engineers To Inspect Coney Island's . . . Coney Island's Astrotower ... - CBS Local | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
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Structural Engineers To Inspect Coney Island's . . . Coney Island's Astrotower ...
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Keast & Hood Co. Structural Engineers contribute to Statue of Liberty ... - Art Daily

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Keast & Hood Co. Structural Engineers contribute to Statue of Liberty ...
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Truck hit caused Washington state bridge collapse, police say

Truck hit caused Washington state bridge collapse, police say | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
State and federal officials were investigating the collapse of a interstate highway bridge in Washington state.
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Bangladesh factory collapse: rescuers find owner's gun as death toll hits 550

Bangladesh factory collapse: rescuers find owner's gun as death toll hits 550 | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
Dhaka police are questioning Rana plaza owner Sohel Rana about gun licence, and have arrested structural engineer
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Supercomputers Calculate Structure Of Bones On The Molecular Level - Popular Science

Supercomputers Calculate Structure Of Bones On The Molecular Level - Popular Science | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
Popular Science Supercomputers Calculate Structure Of Bones On The Molecular Level Popular Science Now, one team of engineers say they've figured out that balancing act in detail, elucidating how the molecular structure of bone fibers help them...
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Grossmont Hospital Construction Citizens Group Issues Its 2012 Annual Report On Bond Expenditures

Grossmont Hospital Construction Citizens Group Issues Its 2012 Annual Report On Bond Expenditures | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
A volunteer citizens group that is overseeing how the Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD) is spending millions of dollars in voter-approved public financing for infrastructure improvement construction projects at Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa has...
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Fairbanks school district pushes to replace aging Ryan Middle School - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Fairbanks school district pushes to replace aging Ryan Middle School - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
Fairbanks school district pushes to replace aging Ryan Middle School Fairbanks Daily News-Miner In such situations the district's maintenance department will bring in a structural engineer to perform a building assessment, district projects manager...
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Engineers: Blaschka needs 'immediate repairs' - Valley morning Star

Engineers: Blaschka needs 'immediate repairs' - Valley morning Star | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
Engineers: Blaschka needs 'immediate repairs' Valley morning Star HARLINGEN — A structural analysis of the Blaschka Tower conducted for the city by an engineering firm five years ago concluded that the building was sound, but the basement and...
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City to invest $87.8M in roads as 24 structures deemed 'critical' - CTV News

City to invest $87.8M in roads as 24 structures deemed 'critical' - CTV News | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
CBC.ca City to invest $87.8M in roads as 24 structures deemed 'critical' CTV News “If it would happen that it becomes unsafe, the engineers wouldn't hesitate to shut down a structure, or to restrain one lane or to decide any other interventions to...
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Structural engineers hired to inspect Pleasanton's 88 bridges - Pleasanton Weekly

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Structural engineers hired to inspect Pleasanton's 88 bridges
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Structural engineers hired to inspect Pleasanton's 88 bridges. Focus will be on 23 bridges not now regularly inspected. by Jeb Bing Pleasanton Weekly Staff.
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'Unsafe' structure cause of store closures at Coventry Mall - Daily Local News

'Unsafe' structure cause of store closures at Coventry Mall - Daily Local News | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
'Unsafe' structure cause of store closures at Coventry Mall
Daily Local News
Russo said the closure was ordered after two structural engineering reports determined that the building had structural issues and was unsafe.
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State utility board increases fees to pay for fixes to headquarters - Daily Mail - Charleston

State utility board increases fees to pay for fixes to headquarters - Daily Mail - Charleston | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
State utility board increases fees to pay for fixes to headquarters Daily Mail - Charleston During its investigation, the architects and engineers thought it would be a good idea to look at other parts of the brick facade, leading to the most...
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Transforming New Street: Six projects within a project - The Rail Engineer

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The Rail Engineer
Transforming New Street: Six projects within a project
The Rail Engineer
It was a challenge. However, the whole team of Mace and Stannah engineers buckled down and got it done.
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Central city bridges remain closed - The Press

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Central city bridges remain closed
The Press
A date for reopening the Gloucester St bridge, between Colombo and Durham streets, is also unknown. The bridge was closed on June 26 after engineers found a structural issue.
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Sears Plans To Retrofit 2,500 "Ghostbox" Stores As Data Centers

Sears Plans To Retrofit 2,500 "Ghostbox" Stores As Data Centers | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
There are over a billion square feet of vacant commercial space in the US right now, most of it in the form of big box stores.
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Calif. Senate Panel Grills Caltrans About Bay Bridge Broken Bolts | Digital Wires from ENR.com | News McGraw-Hill Construction

Calif. Senate Panel Grills Caltrans About Bay Bridge Broken Bolts | Digital Wires from ENR.com | News McGraw-Hill Construction | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
May 15--Frustrated state senators pressed California Department of Transportation officials at a Tuesday hearing about how they will deal with thousands of suspect steel parts in the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge which were installed even...
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The State of California continues to grapple with questions about materials used in the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.  Scott Larson, AAA Architectural Engineering (www.sandiegostructuralengineer.com)

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Zim loses millions over Chinese projects

ZIMBABWE is losing millions of dollars to the Chinese in untendered government projects like the US$98 million National Defence College (NDC)
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Caltrans Engineers Concerned About Bay Bridge Steel 4 Years Before Bolts Failed - CBS Local

Caltrans Engineers Concerned About Bay Bridge Steel 4 Years Before Bolts Failed - CBS Local | Structural Engineering News | Scoop.it
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Caltrans Engineers Concerned About Bay Bridge Steel 4 Years Before Bolts Failed
CBS Local
“This is most likely a perfect storm situation,” said David Xu, a mechanical engineer and metallurgist at Berkeley Engineering and Research Inc.
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