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Beyond Failure: Forensic Case Studies for Civil Engineers
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written by Norbert J. Delatte (Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 2009, originally published 2009), 424 page(s)
Through a series of case studies this book introduces the reader to the basic concepts of forensic civil engineering.
written by Norbert J. Delatte (Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 2009, originally published 2009), 424 page(s)
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Dream House, Dream House, Episode 1
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produced by Dale Templar, fl. 1999, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
This series guides us through the building of a house of the future. The house will be eco-friendly and high-tech, using the latest in intelligent technology, green building, and eco-friendly materials. In this episode the focus is on the kitchen and bathroom, and on testing irons.
produced by Dale Templar, fl. 1999, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
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Dream House, Dream House, Episode 2
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produced by Paul O'Connor, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
This series guides us through the building of a house of the future. The house will be eco-friendly and high-tech, using the latest in intelligent technology, green building, and eco-friendly materials. In this episode the focus is on the garden, a bedroom makeover, a high-tech home in Liverpool, and on testing la...
produced by Paul O'Connor, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
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Dream House, Dream House, Episode 3
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produced by Dale Templar, fl. 1999, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 30 mins
This series guides us through the building of a house of the future. The house will be eco-friendly and high-tech, using the latest in intelligent technology, green building, and eco-friendly materials. In this episode the focus is on the roof with solar panels, a home theater, a weather-proof home, and on testing...
produced by Dale Templar, fl. 1999, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 30 mins
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The Engineer of Record and Design Responsibility
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written by Jack Gillum (Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 2000, originally published 2000), 4 page(s)
This article, written by Jack Gillum, the structural engineer whose firm designed the Hyatt Regency walkway, discusses the events prior to and after the collapse, as well as their effect on the civil engineering profession.
written by Jack Gillum (Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 2000, originally published 2000), 4 page(s)
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Guidelines for Forensic Engineering Practice: 2nd Edition
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written by American Society of Civil Engineers; edited by Joshua B. Kardon (Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 2012, originally published 2012), 136 page(s)
This book serves as an introductory text to the forensic civil engineering discipline and provides guidelines for carrying out the practice in an effective (and ethical) manner.
written by American Society of Civil Engineers; edited by Joshua B. Kardon (Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 2012, originally published 2012), 136 page(s)
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Horizon, Season 19, Episode 19, Hard Rock
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produced by Robin Brightwell, fl. 1976-1996, in Horizon, Season 19, Episode 19 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1983), 50 mins
This documentary, produced by Robin Brightwell, shows footage from the construction of the Severn Trent water tunnel.
produced by Robin Brightwell, fl. 1976-1996, in Horizon, Season 19, Episode 19 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1983), 50 mins
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How Did They Build That, 9, Concrete
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directed by Ben Anthony, fl. 2014; produced by Paul Murray, in How Did They Build That, 9 (London, England: TVF International, 1998), 26 mins
An investigation into the greatest man-made structures of all time, exploring how new materials and construction techniques have allowed engineers, builders and architects to work to the limits of their ability. The series focuses on the buildings that re-wrote the rulebook, and the architects, engineers and build...
directed by Ben Anthony, fl. 2014; produced by Paul Murray, in How Did They Build That, 9 (London, England: TVF International, 1998), 26 mins
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The Kansas City Hyatt Regency Collapse, July 17, 1981: Chronology of Events
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written by Gregory P. Luth (Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 2000, originally published 2000), 10 page(s)
This paper provides a chronology of the events (i.e., the design phase) leading up to the Hyatt Regency walkway collapse on July 17, 1981.
written by Gregory P. Luth (Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 2000, originally published 2000), 10 page(s)
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Megastructures, China's Smart Tower
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written by National Geographic; produced by Javashree Panjabi, in Megastructures (New Zealand: NHNZ, 2010), 59 mins
One of the first smart towers of its kind, the Pearl River Tower in Guangzhou, China, is an eco-friendly skyscraper that harnesses energy from the wind and the sun.
written by National Geographic; produced by Javashree Panjabi, in Megastructures (New Zealand: NHNZ, 2010), 59 mins
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