• The Shanghai tower

    by  • December 23, 2010 • 0 Comments

    In December 2008, ground was broken on the Shanghai Tower, set to be the tallest skyscraper in China and one of the tallest in the world. The 121 storey building will stand at 632 meters when it is completed. The tower will be organised as nine cylindrical buildings stacked atop each other, enclosed by...

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    London 2012 Olympics Stadium

    by  • December 22, 2010 • 0 Comments

    The stadium being designed for the London 2012 Olympics will be the first of its kind. In the past stadiums of previous Olympics have been criticised for being underused after the event. To counteract this, the 2012 will be demountable with the seating and stands being reused at sports venues across the UK. The...

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    What do civil engineers do?

    by  • December 22, 2010 • 0 Comments

    To understand what civil engineers do, you need to think about what you do in the first hour after you wake up on a Monday morning. You clean your teeth using the running water in your bathroom. Have a cup of tea or coffee. You travel to work on a finely constructed network of...

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    About civil engineering

    by  • December 22, 2010 • 0 Comments

    Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment. Put simply, civil engineers build bridges, roads, canals, dams, tall buildings, and other large structures. Civil engineering is all about creating, improving and protecting the environment in which we live. It provides...

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    What is Civil Engineering ?

    by  • December 22, 2010 • 0 Comments

    Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works like bridges, roads, canals, dams and buildings. Civil engineering is the oldest engineering discipline after military engineering, and it was defined to distinguish non-military engineering from military engineering. It is...

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    Welcome Message

    by  • December 19, 2010 • 2 Comments

    This community is for all Civil Engineers around the world. This community is just an attempt to bring all Civil Engineers around the Globe under one Ruin. As you all know Civil Engineering is the Oldest branch of Engineering and the Mother of all Engineering Branches. Right from the age of Den to Sky...

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