Engineering explained - from mobile phones to the Burj Khalifa (the world's tallest building), computer games and toothpaste to the Sydney Harbour Bridge and...
This is What a Massive 500 Gallon Propane Tank Explosion Looks Like
If there's one thing that you want to avoid with anything that's propane powered from your grill to your heater, It would most obviously be a situation that would put the propane tank in danger of building up enough pressure to explode and send shrapnel flying everywhere. While these tanks are fitted with safety...
How drones are advancing civil engineering and surveying
Drones mean a quantum leap for surveying. They provide eyes that can reach and hover above specific sites. Their height and cameras can be adjusted remotely. And, equipped with sensors, they can measure, transmit and store data.
How to Settle Property Disputes through Land Surveying
Hiring a land surveying company is the only legally acceptable way of settling property disputes. Learn how to handle such disputes today.
Chicago Bike Week aims to build a community around personal health and environmentalism
This Friday, June 16, marks the start of Chicago Bike Week. This week of bicycle-centric programming dates back to 1991, when the Chicago Bicycle Federation first launched the campaign. The followi…
How to create a Killer Engineering Resume
ERG, Inc offers their tips for creating a killer engineering resume and landing your next contract!
2017 Federal Engineer of the Year Awards
Highlights from the 2017 Federal Engineer of the Year Award ceremony held February 17, 2017 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. NSPE was honored t...
Top 3 Reasons Bleach Is Not Recommended For Mold Removal
Should Bleach Be Used To Kill Mold? “Killing mold, but leaving the residue in place, is not acceptable. Since many health impacts can be triggered by exposure to both live and dead mold spore…
How to Use the Index Feature in Wincross
Everybody loves to derotate, right? No….wrong. The responses for a brand might be in the first set of variables, or perhaps the second set….or maybe the fifth…or the thirtieth. I just used a...
How I hacked online dating
Amy Webb was having no luck with online dating. The dates she liked didn't write her back, and her own profile attracted crickets (and worse). So, as any fan of data would do: she started making a spreadsheet. Hear the story of how she went on to hack her online dating life -- with frustrating, funny and life-changing results.