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Podcast: CLV takes lead on Hintonburg project, MDS Aero Support's growth runway, Sala San Marco's evolution

Ottawa Business Journal 22 Jun 2021
... being a world leader in designing and building gas turbine engine testing facilities ... MDS Aero designed this $155 million facility – which is the area of a football field and five storeys high with concrete walls that are 10 feet thick – for them to test their aircraft engines.
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The big dig: After 15 years of planning, wastewater tunneling begins beneath South Bay, Harbor Area

Daily Breeze 22 Jun 2021
As the tunnel-boring machine makes its way under the South Bay, those above will not be aware of its movement, the engineers said ... Concrete liners reinforce the tunnel in the process which engineers say is far safer than the former practice of digging out un-reinforced trenches underground.
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Schwing America Upgrades Single Rear Steer (SRS)

The Marshall News Messenger 21 Jun 2021
Schwing, committed to supporting its customers’ success, excels in producing high quality concrete equipment used in even the most demanding construction applications, through innovative engineering, premier manufacturing, and optimum after-sales support.
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A beeline for the sciences

News-Press Now 21 Jun 2021
During the Cold War, east bloc countries produced a stagnant economy and a culture that was as bland as a concrete block apartment. They also produced their share of scientists, engineers and technologists, because many students were smart enough to avoid the political snake pit of law, literature and political science.
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The Acosta: Jacksonville's first St. Johns River bridge remembered on its 100th anniversary

The Florida Times Union 21 Jun 2021
So when the St ... Now a centennial celebration is set to honor that first yellow-painted steel span renamed in 1949 and the arching 1994 concrete replacement that crosses the same piece of river — the Acosta Bridge. The bridge was deemed an engineering marvel and the first lift bridge in Florida ... Elmo W. Acosta ... "...
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Gordon returns to racing roots by promoting Indy's dirt race

The Logan Daily News 19 Jun 2021
He felt like a kid again. “I did this 30 years ago and it's hard to believe it's been that long and to get back in there, it felt unreal," he said Thursday ... 18-19 ... It didn't Gordon long to rev up the engines and sending dirt chunks flying toward the concrete wall inside the track he dreamed about as a teen ... I've put it off for way too long ... .
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Deja vu for downtown Omaha as Gene Leahy Mall returns to street level

Fremont Tribune 19 Jun 2021
Omaha’s urban park changed the city once. What will happen this time? ... The objective for both construction projects ... S.J. MELINGAGIO, The World-Herald ... Redefining downtown ... 1970 ... W ... After most construction was complete, engineers decided the bridge was unsafe and needed modification." Mark Lordemann sandblasts the concrete side of the bridge in this photo ... .
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Redefining downtown: Gene Leahy Mall changed Omaha once. What will happen this time?

The Columbus Telegram 19 Jun 2021
Marty Shukert spent many of his teenage days grinding meat and loading boxes in a gritty part of downtown Omaha called Lower Douglas ... Marty Shukert in 1982 ... +7 ... * * * ... * * * ... Aug ... After most construction was complete, engineers decided the bridge was unsafe and needed modification." Mark Lordemann sandblasts the concrete side of the bridge in this photo ... .
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Why Colorado Roads Buckle Under Extreme Heat

CBS News 18 Jun 2021
Why is that? CBS4 asked the Colorado Department of Transportation’s Chief Engineer, Stephen Harelson, who explained, “What happens is the concrete heats up and it expands and we put little joints in it, so it’s like a tile floor that we are standing on.”.
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Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Bridge wins international award

The Irish Times 17 Jun 2021
The Rose Fitzgerald Bridge over the Barrow which opened last year has won a prestigious international award for engineering excellence and design. The International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering said the bridge is “a landmark structure” that has pushed the boundaries for the span of a “concrete extrados bridge”.
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Gordon returns to racing roots by promoting Indy’s dirt race

Wtop 17 Jun 2021
He felt like a kid again. “I did this 30 years ago and it’s hard to believe it’s been that long and to get back in there, it felt unreal,” he said Thursday ... 18-19 ... It didn’t Gordon long to rev up the engines and sending dirt chunks flying toward the concrete wall inside the track he dreamed about as a teen ... ___ ... Source .
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Graduation 2021: See list of Henninger High School graduates; meet 2 top students

The Post-Standard 17 Jun 2021
Updated 2.00 PM; Today 2.00 PM. Facebook Share. Twitter Share. By Brenda Duncan . bduncan@syracuse.com. It’s graduation time. High school students in the Class of 2021 have been through a lot ... Celebrate the Class of 2021 ... I will be attending Yale University to major in chemical engineering ... Honestly, I’m way too indecisive to have a concrete plan right now.
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Balanced rocks set design ground motion values for New Zealand dam

Science Daily 16 Jun 2021
Researchers have used precariously-balanced rocks to set the formal design earthquake motions for a major existing engineered structure -- the Clyde Dam, the largest concrete dam in New Zealand. <!-- more --> ... .
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Our View: Return of Lakewalk, Grandma's Marathon are more signs of normalcy

Duluth News Tribune 16 Jun 2021
Just like it’s supposed to be. Just like normal ... With an investment of $16 million-plus, much of it from the state and from federal disaster sources, the new trail is engineered to withstand such punishment. An 18-inch-thick concrete wall and boulders the size of cars and pickups now provide stability ... There was no engineering,” Larson said ... OUR VIEW ... .
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Jellied, smoked, baked in pies – but can the UK stop eels sliding into extinction?

The Observer 16 Jun 2021
An unusual rewilding mission is under way just off the M5 motorway ... It is one of the planet’s most mysterious wildlife migrations ... “You see this incredible human engineering construction, massive lump of concrete, steel doors, all around controlling water ... Across Europe in the 20th century, leaky wooden structures were replaced by concrete and steel ... .
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