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Architects Can Drive Value Through Human Engineering
Business
Wednesday June 20 2018

Architects Can Drive Value Through Human Engineering

Architects and engineers may be short-changing themselves and allowing others to underestimate their work by not focusing on human engineering. By all means, the architectural...

Aussie Engineers Must Better Manage Risk on Retaining Walls
Structural
Friday June 15 2018

Aussie Engineers Must Better Manage Risk on Retaining Walls

Last November, 15 people were evacuated from their homes in the Cleveland (south of Brisbane) street of Middle street after excavators ‘dug too deeply’ at the...

Engineers Needed to Fill Talent Mismatch
Business
Monday February 19 2018

Engineers Needed to Fill Talent Mismatch

Engineers with suitable skills throughout Australia will be in high demand throughout 2018 to fill a mismatch between the abilities which are needed and the skills...

Dam Engineer Worried About ‘Embarrassment’
Infrastructure
Friday December 8 2017

Dam Engineer Worried About ‘Embarrassment’

Queensland dam engineers were concerned before the 2011 floods that they could suffer a "major embarrassment" if they released water and then dire rainfall predictions didn't...

Explaining Engineering Judgement
Business
Thursday November 16 2017

Explaining Engineering Judgement

Sometimes the hardest part of using engineering judgement can be explaining to someone else why the judgement that one option is the best is actually so.

Australia Facing Shortage in Skilled Engineers
Business
Tuesday November 7 2017

Australia Facing Shortage in Skilled Engineers

Engineers with 12D experience and those in areas such as civil, structural and other areas are in shortage throughout Australia as a large number of public...

Engineer Seeks Softer Victoria Scam Sentence
Business
Tuesday October 3 2017

Engineer Seeks Softer Victoria Scam Sentence

An engineer embroiled in a multi-million dollar public transport tender scam should not face the same punishment as two former Victorian bureaucrats who masterminded the scheme,...

Please Put Some Engineering into Town Planning
Urban Planning
Tuesday May 9 2017

Please Put Some Engineering into Town Planning

You drive past another property for sale, claiming the site is perfect for a multi-unit townhouse development, STCA.

NZ Engineer Calls to Exceed Minimum Earthquake Standard
Structural
Tuesday May 9 2017

NZ Engineer Calls to Exceed Minimum Earthquake Standard

Wellington's buildings need to exceed the minimum standard set by the building code if the capital city wants to improve its resilience to a major earthquake.

Infrastructure
20 Dec, 2017
US Train Hurtles onto Highway, Killing 3

A train making the first-ever run along a faster new route has hurtled off an overpass south of Seattle and spilled some of its cars onto...

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