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What is Engineering?
Engineering explained - from mobile phones to the Burj Khalifa (the world's tallest building), computer games and toothpaste to the Sydney Harbour Bridge and...
How the Tree Outside Your Window Helps You Save Money
New study highlights the energy-saving benefits of city trees.
Forest Whitaker files for divorce from Keisha Nash Whitaker after 22 years of marriage
Forest Whitaker has filed for divorce from his wife Keisha Nash Whitaker after 22 years of marriage. Whitaker, 57, cited…
6 tips for crafting a killer diversity strategy for your business
Diversity is a hot topic in modern business. But many make the mistake of thinking that it is just restricted to women in the workplace, or flexibility for working mothers, when in reality the umbrella covers a much wider range If you’re considering crafting a diversity strategy for your business, knowing where to start can seem like an overwhelming task Aubrey Blanche is the head of diversity and inclusion at Atlassian. Personally, she identifies as an LGTBQI Hispanic American woman. Professionally, she is an endless resource of knowledge about how businesses can implement and succeed at diversity and inclusion. 1. Start small Rather than some grand gesture, Blanche says small things consistently can make a huge…
Valley dams have engineers brimming with confidence
The crisis at the Oroville Dam and its spillways has some people in the Valley a little scared about dangers at our dams.
Safety Tips for Water Facility Management
Safety Tips for Water Facility Management The time is always right to perform a detailed review of your community’s safety procedures that protect your critical, yet sometimes overlooked assets. These include water treatment facilities, well houses, pump stations, aquatic facilities, or wastewater treatment facilities. Here are five tips to keep in mind when looking at the safety of your facility 1. There are several categories of fire extinguishers on the market, with different ratings intended for different uses. For example, some are rated for electrical fires (Class C), while others are intended for grease fires (Class K) Water extinguishers (APW extinguishers) should never be used on an electrical room or a grease fire, but are the…
International Concrete Repair Institute, Inc.
Repurposing and Repair of Historic Pizitz Building Effective Bearing Area Estimation of Structural Grouts CHAMPIONS OF SAFETY: Viewpoints from Leaders in the Concrete Repair Industry The 2017 ICRI Spring Convention: Scenes from Montreal 2016 ICRI Chapter Awards All ICRI members receive a complimentary subscription to the Concrete Repair Bulletin. If you are a non-member click here for more information on how to receive the magazine. If you are an advertiser and would like to reach the Bulletin's audience, download our media kit or contact ICRI Member Services or call 651-366-6095.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
How Can Engineers and Architects Impact Climate Change?
It keeps getting hotter and many people are unsure why. Global warming is in full effect; here's how engineers and architects can impact the climate change.