Tag Archive: Design

May 03 2011

Civil Dilemma

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Civil engineering has a unique hurdle to overcome that most other disciplines do not.  We can’t test out our designs.  A bike designer can, at some point, make an actual bike and test it out in order to see if works, make changes, and refine the design.  When a civil engineer builds a bridge, that’s …

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Apr 26 2011

Solid Foundation

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Foundations are important.  In the world of digital analysis and design, data is the foundation.  Even with the best engineering, analysis, and design, if your data is wrong the results will be wrong.  Is your data solid?  Do you know where it came from?  Could you even tell if it was wrong? The stakes are …

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