#Infrastructure

Elon Musk shares test footage of the “The Boring Company’s” electric slide

2 weeks ago — 3 min read

Elon Musk is best known for work with SpaceX and Tesla - but his latest venture launched in late 2016....

Lake Oroville Spillway Destruction Revealed

3 months ago — 2 min read

After years of drought, California experienced heavy rain last month causing a crisis at the 770 foot high Lake Oroville...

World’s first 3D-printed footbridge

4 months ago — 3 min read

In a world first the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) has unveiled a first 3D-printed pedestrian bridge. The...

The Engineer’s Role in World Toilet Day

6 months ago — 2.5 min read

This Saturday (November 19th) will be World Toilet Day; the UN-backed project is aiming to raise awareness and inspire action...

Norway Pioneers First Floating Underwater Tunnels

10 months ago — 2.5 min read

Norway is known for its beautiful tall mountains, glaciers, and deep fjords. The problem is that the 1,190 fjords that...

Stagecoach EV Buses can now run longer between charges

10 months ago — 1.5 min read

Six of the Optare Solo EV buses, operated by Stagecoach, have been modified to allow them to run for longer...

Facebook & Microsoft partner to create the highest-capacity undersea cable yet

12 months ago — 1.5 min read

Microsoft and Facebook have announced plans for "MAREA", their new 6600 kilometres undersea cable (which means "tide" in Spanish). The...

17.5 Billion Gallons of Sewage held Underground in Chicago’s Deep Tunnel Project

12 months ago — 1 min read

One of Chicago's most impressive Engineering marvels is invisible to most of the cities visitors. It, like many other cities,...

Open air test for Hyperloop One Successful

1 year ago — 2.5 min read

Hyperloop One has carried out its first open air for its high-speed transport system by accelerating a sledge over 116...

Newly qualified civil engineer wins 2016 James Rennie Medal

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Olivia Perkins, a newly qualified civil engineer from Kier, has won the James Rennie Medal for best Chartered Professional Review...

London to introduce first all-electric double decker buses

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

In a world first, Transport for London will next month introduce five new zero-emission, fully electric double decker buses onto London...