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Industry News Roundup: January 30January 30, 2015
This week's news resources:
Cable-stayed bridges, which debuted in the U.S. in the 1970s, are becoming a first choice for civil engineers, a Scientific American article explains. These bridges are under construction in several U.S. cities.
Since the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED, guidelines and standards were released 14 years ago, more than 20,000 buildings have been certified. Read about the value of LEED certification in The Epoch Times.
Construction of a twisting, 30-story skyscraper is expected to begin in Austria in 2016, according to a Gizmodo article. The building is designed so that surrounding properties will only be in the shadow for a couple hours a day.
In case you missed our latest blog post:
North American students have started competing in the 2015 National Student Steel Bridge Competition. The first regional event was held earlier this month. Check out our blog post to learn more about the contest.