Tag Archive: civil engineer

Jul 06 2012

I’m a Civil Engineer

A humorous take on explaining what civil engineers do. Questions for you; What is your current job? How do you tell people what it is you do? What do you love about your job?

Nov 21 2011

A Few Good Reads (11/21/11): Bangkok Recovery Begins

This week: The recovery begins in Bangkok, a possible new Bangkok super floodway, a TED talk on motivation, deficient bridges shown in Google, and dealing with being laid off. Bangkok Begins Post-Flood Clean Up (WSJ) It will likely be quite some time before life gets back to normal for the hundreds of thousands of people …

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Sep 26 2011

A Few Good Reads (9/26/11)

This week: $2B in flood damage, flood risks on both sides of the levee, a new Missouri River study, and the benefits of grad school for civils. Corps pegs ‘11 flood damage at $2B (by Heather Hollingsworth, AP) The Army Corps of Engineers estimates it will cost more than $2 billion to repair the damage …

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