The 5 Most Important Skills For A Civil Engineer

“Engineers: solving problems you didn’t know you had in ways you don’t understand.”   Civil Engineering is arguably one of the worlds oldest professions. From bridge design to water treatment, the work of Civil Engineers has a daily impact on the lives of most people in the world. We can therefore see how important it is […]

Tokyo’s Incredible Underground Flood Defence Systems

The Metropolitan Area Outer Underground Discharge Channel (首都圏外郭放水路 shutoken gaikaku hōsuiro?), is an underground water infrastructure project in Kasukabe, Saitama, Japan. It is the world’s largest underground flood water diversion facility, built to mitigate overflowing of the city’s major waterways and rivers during rain and typhoon seasons. It is located between Showa in Tokyo and Kasukabe […]

35 Fundamental Facts About Civil Engineering

If you’re interested in a civil engineering career, you may not know that this science is as old as the hills, yet as young as the 18th century. Additionally, there are at least ten sub-disciplines within this field that range from engineering buildings to sea walls to roller coasters and to water slides. If you’ve […]

100 Project Manager interview questions

  1. How do you handle non-productive team members? 2. How do you motivate team members who are burned out, or bored? 3. How do you handle team members who come to you with their personal problems? 4. What are your career goals? How do you see this job affecting your goals? 5. Explain how […]

World’s funniest engineering fails.

Who approved these blue prints? These are 57 of the world’s funniest & most EXTREME building & engineering fails ever! Check this video out!         Via Talltanic

12 Highest Paying Countries for Civil Engineers

The 12 highest paying countries for civil engineers have embraced the relatively new field and its importance in the economy of a country. While the work carried out by civil engineers is one of the most ancient professions, having to do with construction, its recognition as a separate field from other forms of engineers is still relatively […]

5 Kilometer road gets upgrade of new apshalt in just 2 days

The residential area in Western Australia, called the Shire of Moora, set up a drone in order to film a road upgrade. The area is home to 2500 residents and is settled approximately 180 kilometers or 111 miles north of Perth. The road was completed in just two days. Via Latest Glimmer

5 Simple Ways To Keep Your Mind Sharp

The importance of keeping your mind sharp cannot be overstated. We’re all part of a fantastic intellectual and information economy, which thrives on ideas, creativity and intelligence. Keeping your mind sharp is sure to give you the edge over the competition, and more importantly lead to your own higher levels of happiness. When your mind […]

Building Dome Homes Made from Inflatable Concrete Just for $3,500

Inflatable concrete homes, sounds like something from a science-fiction movie when in fact it is reality. Inflatable concrete, is a material created with the use of new technology and these next dome homes below resemble houses from an ancient time. The concrete Binishell dome homes are a creation of architect Nicolo Bini and the technique […]

Automated car parking system China vs Germany

Parking is a task that drivers must perform every day, and unfortunately it can come with many risks. Chew on these parking lot stats, for example: The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that 20 percent of vehicle accidents and more than half of all back-over injuries occur in parking lots. If that wasn’t enough […]