10 best civil engineering projects

| February 1, 2018

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This infographic discusses the 10 best civil engineering projects of all time. The list includes the famous Burj Khalifa in Dubai, which has 163 floors and took 22 million man hours to build. Of course, the list wouldn’t be complete without the Great Pyramid of Giza, Egypt as well as the Great Wall of China.

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