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What would it take for China to build a train to the US? - The Week Magazine

What would it take for China to build a train to the US? - The Week Magazine | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
What would it take for China to build a train to the US?
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Buildings That Breathe | Doris Sung's Living Architecture

Using responsive thermo-bimetals that "breathe" to heat or cool a building, Doris Sung is making architecture more lifelike and environmentally friendly. For...
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Why sustainable buildings need to focus on community and collaboration

Why sustainable buildings need to focus on community and collaboration | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Sustainable office buildings are about more than just reducing carbon emissions.
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Unprecedented Change to Civil Engineers' Field Session - The Oredigger Newspaper

Unprecedented Change to Civil Engineers' Field Session - The Oredigger Newspaper | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Unprecedented Change to Civil Engineers' Field Session
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Civil engineers partaking in field session this summer will have a new challenge to contend with: updating campus buildings.
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Do Good, Be in Demand as an Engineer - US News

Do Good, Be in Demand as an Engineer - US News | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Job prospects in fields that allow engineers to help the world – such as energy, civil and mechanical engineering – are projected to grow. (Job prospects in fields such as energy, civil and mechanical engineering are projected to grow.
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Images of liquid crystal among winner of engineering photography competition - Daily Mail

Images of liquid crystal among winner of engineering photography competition - Daily Mail | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Daily Mail Images of liquid crystal among winner of engineering photography competition Daily Mail There were over 150 entries to the University of Cambridge Department of Engineering's annual photographic competition, some of which focused on...

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Civil Engineering Reference Manual for the PE Exam - By Michael R. Lindeburg PE:
http://uae.quantity-takeoff.com/news/civil-engineering-reference-manual-for-the-pe-exam.html

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Watch on demand: BIM and the infrastructure challenge webinar - New Civil Engineer

Watch on demand: BIM and the infrastructure challenge webinar - New Civil Engineer | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Watch on demand: BIM and the infrastructure challenge webinar
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Building Information Modelling (BIM) is increasingly mandated for construction projects but most focus has been on BIM for Buildings.
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Architecture and Engineering Added 38,300 Jobs in 2013

Architecture and Engineering Added 38,300 Jobs in 2013 | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Compared to the rest of the economy, the architectural and engineering services sector did well, adding jobs in all but one month for 2013.

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Civil Engineering Reference Manual for the PE Exam - By Michael R. Lindeburg PE:
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Engineering school debuts its brand-new civil infrastructure lab - Athens NEWS

Engineering school debuts its brand-new civil infrastructure lab - Athens NEWS | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Engineering school debuts its brand-new civil infrastructure lab
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The Russ College of Engineering and Technology hosted a tour of its new mobile civil infrastructure truck on Tuesday, introducing the research center to the public.
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The Best Science and Engineering Visualizations of 2013 - Wired Science

The Best Science and Engineering Visualizations of 2013 - Wired Science | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Science and art don't intersect nearly as often as they should, but when they do, the results can be an astonishing blend of expression and fact. These are the best science and engineering visualizations from 2013.

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Civil Engineering Reference Manual for the PE Exam - By Michael R. Lindeburg PE:
http://uae.quantity-takeoff.com/news/civil-engineering-reference-manual-for-the-pe-exam.html

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New Wilshire Grand Concrete Foundation in Place After Record Pouring

New Wilshire Grand Concrete Foundation in Place After Record Pouring | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Dubbed the "grand pour," the engineering feat began around 4 p.m. Saturday, when a fleet of more than 200 trucks began hauling in tons of concrete to the construction site at the corner of Figueroa Avenue and Wilshire Boulevard.
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ICE to help UN train its civil engineers - Global Engineering News

ICE to help UN train its civil engineers - Global Engineering News | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
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ICE to help UN train its civil engineers
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Civil engineers at the United Nations agency UNOPS will benefit from a new Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) training scheme.
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Scholarships | The Society of Women Engineers | www.swe.org

Scholarships | The Society of Women Engineers | www.swe.org | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
      (RT @SHPE: Great list of #STEM scholarships available via @SWEtalk: http://t.co/Qo2zsvVjyX! #SHPE #Scholarships #Engineers #Engineering #Lat…)...

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ISO/TS 12720:2014 Sustainability buildings civil engineering works - Guidelines on application of general principles ISO

ISO/TS 12720:2014 Sustainability buildings civil engineering works - Guidelines on application of general principles ISO | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
ISO/TS 12720:2014 Sustainability in buildings and civil engineering works - Guidelines on the application of the general principles in ISO 15392 ISO TS 12720 2014 (ISO/TS 12720:2014: Sustainability in buildings and civil engineering works -...
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Building Information Modeling and Green Design - EBN: 16:5

Building Information Modeling and Green Design - EBN: 16:5 | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Building information modeling (BIM) is a design process that allows real-time feedback on design decisions and supports collaboration between disciplines.
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3Qs: An engineer's breakdown of a landslide - Phys.Org

3Qs: An engineer's breakdown of a landslide - Phys.Org | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Phys.Org 3Qs: An engineer's breakdown of a landslide Phys.Org In the wake of the recent deadly mudslide in Washington state, Tom Sheahan, professor and senior associate dean for academic affairs in the Department of Civil and Environmental...
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There is more to sustainability than a building's environmental impact

There is more to sustainability than a building's environmental impact | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
BREEAM doesn't go far enough. Truly great buildings make society better by adding to the area, writes Richard Wheal
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Creating Buildings and Environments that Support Life (Podcast)

Creating Buildings and Environments that Support Life (Podcast) | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
by James Alexander Arnfinsen

Our society is drunk, it is intoxicated on pursuing novelty, it is pursuing novelty at all costs, even at t
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From circuits to zoning boards - using technology to build cities

From circuits to zoning boards - using technology to build cities | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
With urban space at a premium, how is Building Information Modeling (BIM), being used to design and plan sustainable cities of the future?
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Collaboration on a BIM project. Possible or Impossible? - Eduardo Cortes's Blog - Bentley Colleague Blogs - Be Communities by Bentley

Collaboration on a BIM project. Possible or Impossible? - Eduardo Cortes's Blog - Bentley Colleague Blogs - Be Communities by Bentley | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Be Communities is a social networking site for those in the architecture, engineering, construction, operations, and GIS communities with tools such as forums, blogs, a resource gallery, and a wiki for connecting, communicating, and learning from...
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AEC Magazine - Building Information Modelling (BIM) for Architecture, Engineering and Construction | AEC MAgazine

AEC Magazine - Building Information Modelling (BIM) for Architecture, Engineering and Construction | AEC MAgazine | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
Building Information Modelling (BIM) for Architecture, Engineering and Construction
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What is BIM? - National BIM Library - The information that matters

http://www.nationalBIMlibrary.com is the construction industry's free-to-use resource of NBS standard BIM content. Objects are available in IFC, ArchiCAD, Be...
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Commercial Contracts Manager (Civil Engineering)

Commercial Contracts Manager (Civil Engineering) | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
#Hammersmith #Jobs Commercial Contracts Manager (Civil Engineering): Support Services Group... http://t.co/083RdlkxAI #Job #HammersmithJobs
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'Great testament to design and ... engineering': Eads Bridge stands test of time - Belleville News Democrat

'Great testament to design and ... engineering': Eads Bridge stands test of time - Belleville News Democrat | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
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This New School of Architecture is a Crazy Canyon of Concrete and Wood - Gizmodo

This New School of Architecture is a Crazy Canyon of Concrete and Wood - Gizmodo | English for civil engineers | Scoop.it
This New School of Architecture is a Crazy Canyon of Concrete and Wood Gizmodo Judging from these photographs, the interior is incredible: a saw-tooth canyon of concrete forms like some windswept geology temporarily frozen in place to form arches...
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