Paris Conference will have impact on buildings

Paris, a popular city being uttering by many people these days.

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TWISTED ECONOMY

Canada is ditching its manufacturing jobs and replacing them with jobs building condos. “Canada has brilliantly adopted the Chinese economic growth strategy — all real estate, all the time,” investment banker and Globe and Mail columnist Scott Barlow recently Tweeted. Read Full Article Here

Elevated Bonaventure Expressway to become “Champs Elysees”

In Montreal, sections of the elevated Place Bonaventure expressway are being dismantled to be replaced by a nine-lane urban boulevard. What do you think about this development?? Read Full Article Here

Inside the Ferrari Factory: The Mechanical Workshop

Whether you are a Ferrari fan, a car fanatic or just simply interested in ingenuity and innovation, this is an article you must definitely check out. The images below give an inside look at the 15,000 square meter Ferrari factory mechanical workshop building, designed by french architect jean nouvel and renovated to match the improvements inContinue reading “Inside the Ferrari Factory: The Mechanical Workshop”

Shipping Containers Converted Into Student Housing

Project by property management company Citiq turned shipping containers into student housing in Brixton. A rejuvenation project that add life and character to a metropolitan city hosting thousands of international students. Can this be a possible in Montreal? Read the article Here

31 Engineering Mistakes That Make You Wonder Who Gave Them Engineering Degrees

Good Evening to all, I came across and interest post on Wonderful Engineering  illustrating engineering mistakes. Sometimes hilarious but sometimes sad. What do you think is the cause of these engineering design mistakes other than idiocy? My question would be, are these real situations or real engineering mistakes?