Even though the design for what may become the Upper West Side’s tallest tower is receiving accolades in the trade media, current residents warn they will oppose the project. Even [...]
With the escalating cost of flood insurance, homeowners often look to land surveyors for Elevation Certificates to support their requests to change their properties’ flood zone sta[...]
Replacing a bridge that is part of an already-congested interstate is challenging; add in the restrictions of constructing the replacement span over an environmentally waterway and[...]
A new poll conducted by Stanford University gauges public perception about the vertical axis wind turbines. Vertical axis wind turbines are smaller and quieter than more broadly us[...]
Innovations in Land Surveying: New Technology May Save Both Lives and Money A new LiDAR application developed at the Texas A&M Transportation Institute may help the Texas Depar[...]
A team of structural engineers and architects faced multiple challenges when modernizing and retrofitting buildings that once served as the studios for Warner Brothers. How did the[...]
Recent innovations in technology, energy efficient lighting, and design have set the stage for media architecture.  What effect will digital facades have on the urban built environ[...]
As the use of underground space for construction and design becomes more commonplace, engineers around the world often debate the benefits and disadvantage of tunneling vs. open cu[...]