Expert: Oversizing a common issue in the use of precast concrete

Construction Week Online » Although precast systems are typically viewed as weaker compared to site-cast concrete, the director of the structural and earthquake engineering laboratory at Turkey’s Middle East Technical University said he disagrees. 

2017-12-07T16:42:15+00:00 November 28th, 2017|General Interest, Turkey|

Snake Robots Get Engineers Out of Tight Spaces

Thomasnet.com » OC Robotics snake-arm robots look like something a Spider-man villain would invent. In reality, the gadget have made such an impression on the engineering industry that GE Aviation bought the U.K.-based robotics manufacturer in June 2017. GE believes that the robots, which have already been used for tunnel-boring inspections, will have a vast array of applications.

2017-11-09T12:03:43+00:00 November 7th, 2017|General Interest, U.S. News, World News|

North Hills firm develops robot to help with bridge construction

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette » Advanced Construction Robotics says it has developed an autonomous robot that can tie rebar with only one human worker supervising the operation.

2017-11-09T13:20:34+00:00 October 30th, 2017|General Interest, U.S. News|

Vehicle Connectivity: Paving the Road to the Future of Transportation

Entrepreneur » The rapid advancement of vehicle technology is dramatically altering transportation models around the world.

2017-10-31T15:24:05+00:00 October 29th, 2017|General Interest, Roads, U.S. News|

Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge almost ready for opening day

KSWB » The Highway 1 project, is set to open Friday, Caltrans says.

2017-10-12T09:23:53+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Bridges, California, General Interest, Highways, Roads|
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