What makes bridges so strong?

Have you ever wondered how bridges hold up so many cars and trucks? Bridges can be small and simple to big and meticulously engineered. Structural engineers have designed different kinds of bridges throughout the centuries, and they all serve the same purpose: they allow people to get from point A to point B. Three main … Read more

Second Largest Dam Project in Wadi Adoubab Oman Nears Completion

Oman’s Ministry of Agricultural, Fisheries and Water Resources (MAFWR) announced that the Wadi Adounab Dam project in Salalah is now 77% complete. This dam, upon completion, will be the second largest in Oman, boasting a storage capacity exceeding 83 million cubic meters of water. “The ministry is continuing construction work on the dam,” said Ali … Read more

Understanding Different Types of Inspections and Inspectors

It is impossible to exaggerate the significance of different property inspections and inspectors in negotiating the challenges of property ownership, whether residential or commercial. Every kind of inspector ensures that buildings in all settings are safe, legal, and functional by bringing a particular skill set and focus. These experts are vital to preserving the integrity … Read more

Which Building Has the World’s Fastest-Moving Elevator?

Imagine waiting for an elevator in your office building. The target wait time might be 20 seconds, but when you’re rushing for a meeting, it can feel like an eternity. But have you ever wondered just how fast these elevators can actually move? The answer lies in Shanghai, China, where the Shanghai Tower boasts the … Read more

Doctors Thought Woman Had Cancer – But the Truth Turned Out to Be Much Worse

In a noteworthy medical incident that highlights the complexities of diagnosing rare diseases, a 77-year-old woman from China tragically passed away from a brain-eating amoeba, initially misdiagnosed by doctors as cancer. This case underscores the deadly nature of Balamuthia mandrillaris, an amoeba found in soil, dust, and water, which can cause severe brain infections when … Read more