Engineering Construction & infrastructure

In Pictures: Hastings Pier wins the 2017 RIBA Stirling Prize

2 years ago — Quick Read

'The Plank' (aka Hastings Pier, the start wooden pier created by de Rijke Marsh Morgan) has won this year's RIBA Stirling Prize The pier uses timber reclaimed from previous fires...

Infographic — What does a structural engineer do?

2 years ago — Quick Read

Think of a structure as the human body: each body part should be healthy for it to be able to function as a whole. A structural engineer focuses on the...

Future Projects Awards 2017

2 years ago — Long Read

The winners of this years MIPIM Architectural Review Future Project Awards have been announced. Future Projects Awards are designed to celebrate un-built or incomplete design projects, and showcase fine architecture...

Wind tunnel allows monks to fly above “Shaolin Flying Monks Temple”

2 years ago — Quick Read

After six years the "Shaolin Flying Monks Temple" has officially opened in Henan province, China. The ambitious project, lead by Latvian studio Mailītis Architects, is nestled in a mountain range...

Engineers showcase ‘Living Brick’ that might transform the way we live and work.

3 years ago — Long Read

Engineers from the University of the West of England (UWE), Bristol, have showcased a 'Living Brick' in Venice. The bricks contain a microbial fuel cell filled with natural -potentially programmable-...

Norway Pioneers First Floating Underwater Tunnels

3 years ago — Quick Read

Norway is known for its beautiful tall mountains, glaciers, and deep fjords. The problem is that the 1,190 fjords that run along the countries west side have always made it...