#Olympics

#EngineeringTheOlympics: Arenas Cariocas by Wilkinson Eyre

3 years ago — Quick Read

WilkinsonEyre’s cascading three-in-one Arenas Cariocas is the largest venue within Rio's Olympic Park. It will host various Olympic and Paralympic sports before being transformed into an Elite Athlete Training Centre...

#EngineeringTheOlympics: AECOM’s Olympic Park Masterplan

3 years ago — Long Read

The Olympic Park forms the centrepiece of the Rio's Games. The Masterplan for the park was developed over six years by American multinational engineering firm AECOM and incorporates venues built...

#EngineeringTheOlympics: Engineering the Olympic Games in Rio — Infographic

3 years ago — Quick Read

The New Jersey Institute of Technology’s Online Master in Civil Engineering degree program has put together a series of infographics to celebrate the Engineering of this year's games Click on...

#EngineeringTheOlympics: The Olympic Aquatics Stadiums Green Credentials

3 years ago — Long Read

While the Olympics diving pool made headlines today as it turned mysteriously green overnight the Olympic Aquatics Stadium next door already had green credentials, with a natural ventilation system and...

#EngineeringTheOlympics: Modelling the Rio Olympics Canoe Slalom

3 years ago — Long Read

While the world gets ready for white-knuckle drama on the whitewater rapids we take a look at how real-world modelling was utilised to create the Canoe Slalom course in Rio....

#EngineeringTheOlympics: Rio’s Olympic Infrastructure

3 years ago — Long Read

On August 5, 2016, all eyes were on the Maracanã Stadium in Rio for the opening ceremony of the Olympics. After years of planning, the games are now underway. We...