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Creating a new respect for engineering

As co-curator of Engineering the World: Ove Arup...

Zofia Trafas White

Zofia Trafas White

25 August 2016 / 0 Comment(s)

Safe geotechnics by observation. Leaning tower of Pisa.

In geotechnics more than in other engineering...

Francesco Petrella

Francesco Petrella

31 March 2016 / 8 Comment(s)

Z15 tower in Beijing. Credit: Kohn Pederson Fox Associates

Parametric design lets you specify the key...

Dorothee Citerne

Dorothee Citerne

30 October 2014 / 3 Comment(s)

An artist's rendering of the Nippon Moon, a giant observation wheel planned for Japan. Image courtesy of UN Studio.

The ‘Nippon Moon’ is set to be the...

Brendon McNiven

Brendon McNiven

19 September 2013 / 2 Comment(s)

It is often thought that we can engineer our way out of problems, manmade and natural. Sea walls are designed to protect against storm surges, tsunamis and hurricanes. Buildings are designed for life safety during an earthquake. There are endless...

Elizabeth Jackson

Elizabeth Jackson

20 August 2011 / 0 Comment(s)