NEWS

   

    home.aspx
  • How Offsite Prefabrication and Wood Construction can Boost Quality and Construction Speed

    Prefabrication is not a new concept for architects, but its usage is evidently on the rise. With today’s limited spatial capacity and need for cost efficiency, the industrial strategy of archite...


    READ MORE
    https://www.archdaily.com/927380/timbers-prefab-advantage-how-offsite-prefabrication-and-wood-construction-can-boost-quality-and-construction-speed4911
  • Engineering student uses technology to examine aging infrastructure

    Railroads transport huge amounts of freight and people every day across the continent and being on time is of paramount importance. There are approximately 100,000 railroad bridges in the United State...


    READ MORE
    https://news.unm.edu/news/engineering-student-uses-technology-to-examine-aging-infrastructure4912
  • UConn Success STEMs from Women

    The University of Connecticut has recently been recognized for their leading efforts in fostering diversity and inclusion, according to a Top 20 Universities list released by Woman Engineer magazine. ...


    READ MORE
    https://dailycampus.com/stories/2019/14/11/uconn-success-stems-from-women4908
  • What's your construction ROI?

    For construction business owners, becoming profitable is a simple concept: time equals money. Without profitable projects, it’s nearly impossible for any business to stay afloat. Although many w...


    READ MORE
    https://www.constructiondive.com/spons/whats-your-construction-roi-quickly-find-out-1/566790/4909
  • £11m boost to create centre of excellence for construction equipment

    The Business Growth Fund has invested a further £11m into Molson Group, the independent distributor of capital equipment to the construction and waste management sectors. The investment will be ...


    READ MORE
    https://www.pbctoday.co.uk/news/planning-construction-news/bgf-11m-molson-group/67302/4905
  • The Software Development Practices These Engineering Leaders Swear By

    Just as a trained chemist must secure their safety goggles, calibrate instruments and track their findings for potential duplication, there are a few tried and true practices software engineers trust ...


    READ MORE
    https://www.builtinaustin.com/2019/11/13/software-development-best-practices4906
  • Strong growth expected for offsite construction

    Growth opportunities in the global modular and prefabricated buildings market will result in this sector having a value of US$215 billion by 2025, according to a report from Frost & Sullivan. A ke...


    READ MORE
    https://www.khl.com/international-construction/strong-growth-expected-for-offsite-construction/141064.article4902
  • California Tech Company Announces Autodesk Forge Integration and Launches New BIM Management Platform

    Plannerly announces an integration with the Autodesk Forge platform and two new modules that now complete the BIM planning workflow for the design and construction industry. The digital transformation...


    READ MORE
    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/california-tech-company-announces-autodesk-forge-integration-and-launches-new-bim-management-platform-300956014.html4903
  • Connecting future professors with the next generation of engineering talent

    How do you teach advanced manufacturing to an audience of 10-year-olds? Reach for the art supplies. Today, we’re using Play-Doh and melted crayons to illustrate the manufacturing process known a...


    READ MORE
    https://news.engineering.utoronto.ca/stem-day-connecting-future-professors-with-the-next-generation-of-engineering-talent/4899

EVENTS

Conferences

World Engineers Convention

WORLD ENGINEERS CONVENTION

November 20-22, 2019
World Engineers Convention 2019 will be held in Australia, the home of iconic engineering projects from the Sydney Opera House to the Snowy Mountains Hydroelectric Scheme. Hear national and international speakers reflect on the legacy of engineering achievements over the past 100 years - and define ...

International Conference on Robotics and Automation Engineering

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ROBOTICS AND AUTOMATION ENGINEERING

November 22-24, 2019
It is our great pleasure to welcome you to 2019 4th International Conference on Robotics and Automation Engineering (ICRAE 2019). It will be held in NTU@ONE-NORTH, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore during November 22-24, 2019. ICRAE conference has been held successfully in Jeju Island, Sou...

International Conference on Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ROBOTICS AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

November 22-24, 2019
The organizing committees for the 5th International Conference on Robotics and Artificial Intelligence will commit for facilitating the interactions among members in the field of robotics and artificial intelligence. Through this conference, the committees intends to enhance the sharing of individua...

Smart Construction Machines: The Digital Construction Industry 2025

SMART CONSTRUCTION MACHINES: THE DIGITAL CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY 2025

November 26-27, 2019
The construction site of the future is smart, connected and clean. Digital technologies such as Building Information Modeling and Artificial Intelligence are changing the construction industry and contribute greatly to increasing efficiency. The continuous data availability throughout the entire val...

Annual Leading Women in Real Estate, Design & Construction Forum

ANNUAL LEADING WOMEN IN REAL ESTATE, DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION FORUM

November 13-13, 2019
Join the Commercial Observer as we celebrate the accomplishments that women have made in the real estate, design and construction industries. Panels comprised of the top female executives behind some of the most notable projects in the region will discuss the importance of empowering women at all le...

Robotics 2019

ROBOTICS 2019

November 11-12, 2019
Smart Robotic Congress 2019 aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Robots, Autonomous vehicles, and computer technologies. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platfo...

International Conference on Formal Engineering Methods

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FORMAL ENGINEERING METHODS

November 05-09, 2019
Since it was started in Hiroshima, Japan in 1997, ICFEM has provided a forum for both researchers and practitioners who are interested in developing practical formal methods for software engineering or applying existing formal techniques to improve software development process in practice.

Public Safety Drone Conference

PUBLIC SAFETY DRONE CONFERENCE

November 05-07, 2019
Unmanned and Autonomous Systems are the future of the industry. Why? Drones significantly improve your effectiveness while keeping you out of harm’s way. Departments all around the world see the benefits already. If you want to start or grow your personal or department’s capability, be s...

 

Webinars

NOV 19, 2019 | 1:00 pm
BASIC PRINCIPLES OF CONSTRUCTION INSURANCE
Claims for damage to property or persons often arise in connection with ongoing or completed construction projects. For many of these claims parties maintain insurance that may potentially provide a source for coverage and recovery for those claims. This topic will address excess insurance...
NOV 19, 2019 | 2:00 PM
ARE YOU READY FOR THE NEXT GEN ENGINEER?
One in five US companies say finding the right talent is their biggest obstacle in digital transformation. The incoming talent pool grew up with technologies that provide instant connection to any person and any piece of information-at any time with lightning speed. Yet, many manufacturers...
NOV 19, 2019
ENGINEERING SAFETY FOR AUTONOMOUS CARS
As fully autonomous vehicles edge closer to real-world deployment, operating safety becomes more critical. Before they can be successfully launched onto real-world highways, autonomous vehicles must be exhaustively tested and certified for safe operation. Society will only accept self-driv...
NOV 20, 2019 | 12pm
THE FUTURE OF THE CONNECTED JOBSITE
Digital construction technology is transforming the way teams communicate, collaborate and share information. Whether it’s managing entire projects in the cloud or collaborating in real time with project partners from around the world, digitalisation is breaking down barriers between...
NOV 21, 2019 | 12:00 PM
SELECTING A ROBOT INTEGRATOR
Robot integrators are a critical part of the robot and automation industry. Integrators are positioned to help manufacturers navigate the complex world of automation, sensors, robotics, and PLCs with the skill set to create, build, and deliver robotic automation systems. But how do you pic...
NOV 26, 2019 | 2PM
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION IN TODAY’S AEC COMMUNITY
In this year’s AEC technology survey, we measured the acceptance of technology by structural engineers, architects, civil engineering professionals, designers and people working in the construction and building trades. The majority of participants were at the managerial level or had ...

ALLPLAN ENGINEERING 2017 WEBINAR
Webinar (ENG) for Allplan Engineering 2017. General description and possible applications. Live demonstration of the main features and functionalities for reinforcement design.
PURE ENGINEERING ETHICS
Competitiveness, ambition and innovation which will always be important to success but they must be regulated by core ethical principles.Today’s Professional Engineers have massive ambition coupled with intelligence and require a sound moral compass.  In today’s ultra-comp...
ENGINEERING LESSONS LEARNED
Engineers can be good managers, if they think about managing their management performance in a similar way to doing engineering: identifying how to manage staff, effectively address the details, and a willingness to observe your own work.
ENGINEERING DISASTERS
Mankind, for all its genius and amazing achievements, is still far from infallible. Buildings still have to be built, and that takes the collective know-how of hundreds of people, and anywhere along this chain of human assistance could easily appear a weakest link.  Shortcuts in engin...
DESIGN AND ENGINEERING CHALLENGES
Many coastal problems result from incorrect previous engineering “solutions”.  The sea is powerful and “cheap” solutions rarely work well. Coastal Engineering is focused on the shoreline, where water meets the land. The effect of tides, waves, and currents in s...
CHEMICAL ENGINEERING RESOLUTIONS
Chemical engineers apply the principles of chemistry, biology, physics, and math to solve problems that involve the production or use of chemicals, fuel, drugs, food, and many other products. They design processes and equipment for large-scale manufacturing, plan and test production method...

RESOURCES

When implemented effectively, DCIM can deliver value—and deliver it quickly. As IDC cites: “DCIM not only enables improved operations, greater agility, and lower risk but also can rapidly ...

TenLinks founder Roopinder Tara will continue issuing TenLinks Daily, managing the TenLinks websites, and in addition, become Director of Content of CAD, CAM and CAE subjects for ENGINEERING.com.

Like it or not, the Internet of Things (IoT) will change your organization unlike anything before. It will change your organization more than business process reengineering (BPR), Six Sigma, lean manu...

KARACHI: The K-Electric has established an electric engineering lab. An official of the utility said on Wednesday that in order to further strengthen the knowledge platform for future engineers, K-Ele...

Tesla is reportedly building its own System on Chip (SoC) for its autonomous driving system. Tesla recently ditched MobilEye's EyeQ3 chip in favor of Nvidia's DrivePX2, but has been rumored to...

The takeover —expected to close by early 2017 —will rechristen Grohmann as Tesla's Advanced Automation facility in Germany, dedicated to further automating and streamlining manufacturi...

Hop inside a 2017 Chevrolet Malibu 2.0T equipped with GM’s brand-new 9-speed automatic transmission and it becomes instantly apparent why General Motors has labeled the gearbox a “premium&...

An all-new, transverse Hydra-Matic planetary automatic transmission dubbed “9T50,” based on GM’s existing 6-speed transverse automatic transmission. The unit’s design and engin...

Consider this: In a nation that will need 1.7 million more engineering and computing professionals in less than a decade, U.S. universities and colleges this year awarded less than 20 percent of engin...