This is an example of how a roundabout is not supposed to work. Our view is that round abouts are better for pedestrian and vehicle safety due to the elimination of T type and head on accidents, although, it could happen if people don’t use it the right way. As demonstrated above. Forgive the music.
Check out this photo montage over at Wired with how the California National Guard is able to build a floating bridge. The bridge is built by General Dynamics European Land Systems, and has been in military and private applications when traditional engineering is not available. A ribbon bridge as these are known, can support 70 […]
Gluckman Tang Architects, Carson Douglas Design, and Enginuity were on a team that won a NY Design Award from the Society of American Registered Architects, New York Council. Enginuity Consulting designed surrounding stormwater Best Management Practices (BMP’s), grading and utility design to work with and further the Architectural and Landscape Architect’s vision and implementation. We […]
A team of The Boring Company, some of which are Space X engineers, team up to create a new approach to transportation. With our highly-dense traffic issues, the Boring Company creates an innovative approach, underground travel. Check out the video below where CEO of SpaceX, Elon Musk, explains their solution to city travel. We have […]
The city of San Diego is expanding their plans and doubling the pace to bury neighborhood powerlines. The obtrusive powerlines and boxes will be relocated while closely following SDG&E’s circuitry. The new construction is being viewed differently throughout San Diego neighborhoods. Some agree that it boosts aesthetics while others wish to avoid road construction due […]
There’s a new trend in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin on Dextools app. Bitcoin is becoming a more popular choice when it comes to accepting money. We are seeing this trend expand through businesses such as retail, travel agencies and commercial real estate transactions. Bitcoin is already accepted within some of the restaurant industry, causing a new […]
WhatsApp is now being utilized as a tool to help predict potential landslides in Medellin City, Colombia. The local community is partnering with Scottish Universities and being trained by a multi-skilled team of engineers, planners, geologists and architects to learn how to identify early warning signs of landslides as well as monitor water ingress. Approximately […]
Here is an interesting video on Coastal Engineering wave tank and how different methodologies are used in protecting manmade structures along coasts.
Limestone in traditional cement recipes are releasing more than .05kg (.11lbs) of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere for every 1kg (2.20lbs) of cement. The releases of the carbon dioxide levels are responsible for approximately 5% of global CO2 emissions, double the amount produced from the aviation industry. A handful of cement production companies are trying […]