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Hummingbird ‘Grinds Bridge Construction to a Halt’
Civil
Thursday February 2 2017

Hummingbird ‘Grinds Bridge Construction to a Halt’

A tiny unborn hummingbird is getting in the way of a big bridge project near San Francisco.

Safety Codes Can Lead to Over-building, Higher Building Costs
Civil
Wednesday February 1 2017

Safety Codes Can Lead to Over-building, Higher Building Costs

A UBC researcher says bridges built to meet current Canadian safety codes are being ‘overbuilt’ and may still suffer extensive damages after a major earthquake.

Trenchless Technologies Improve for Pipeline Rrehabilitation
Civil
Monday May 9 2016

Trenchless Technologies Improve for Pipeline Rrehabilitation

The integrity and performance of water and wastewater buried pipelines are growing issues across Canada.