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With the cost of natural and climate related disasters setting a new record in 2017, many are looking to engineers to develop mitigation strategies for the build environment. A new[...]
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Many smaller communities do not have the financial resources to construct, rehabilitate, or expand centralized wastewater treatment plants. Decentralized wastewater treatment syste[...]
While Google’s broad-reaching influence in the digital world is inescapable, the internet giant is also making its mark in the physical worlds of architectural design and urban pla[...]
New Tools Increase Efforts to Protect Forest Biodiversity During Land Development As demand for infrastructure increases, so does the risk for the loss of significant biodiversity [...]
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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 [...]