Content related to ‘engineering’

FRIDAY FUNNY: Engineering As Infographic

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This Friday Funny comes from John Haydon, social media consultant and astute observer. Infographics are extremely popular these days, and Haydon has come up with this one to sum up what he calls “The Ultimate Flowchart For Engineers.”

Since many facility management professionals have engineering instincts at the very least (many actually have formal engineering training and/or work as licensed engineers), this seemed like an appropriate item.

Higher Education Case Study: The Tip Of The Iceberg

San Diego State University's new Chemical Sciences Laboratory building contains labs and offices for the undergraduate and research programs of the chemistry and geology departments. Located on a steep hillside at the main entrance to the campus, it features two separate structures connected by open air links and a two level bridge to the adjacent Chemistry/Geology building. Posted on:

Begun in January of 1998 and completed in April of 2001, the five story, 106,000 square foot Chemical Sciences Laboratory of San Diego State University (SDSU) was a $29.5 million project. From the October 2002 issue.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Bent Objects

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Engineers are great at putting things together and taking them apart. Put a paper clip in the hands of an engineer, and it can turn into almost anything. Take a look at these transformations that turn ordinary inanimate objects into amusing and lifelike works of art.