Civil, Structural, Engineering Blog

3 Concerns Construction Leaders are Facing in 2022

Corporations around the world have been facing a slew of evolving challenges over the past few years, ranging from an international pandemic to staffing shortages. In a survey by Corporate Board...

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How Industrial Companies Can Avoid a Hazardous Waste Fire

Fires started from hazardous waste aren’t always just difficult to extinguish, they can also be extremely dangerous. On an industrial scale, toxic fires can lead to massive explosions that cause...

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3 Environmental Contaminants You Haven't Heard Of

Environmental contaminants come in all shapes and sizes. “Persistent” environmental contaminants include everything from lead to asbestos to carbon monoxide, but there’s a wide world of toxins out...

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What to Know About Wastewater When Buying an Industrial Property

 

Considering an investment in industrial land? Perhaps the property houses large buildings suitable for further use or maybe the long-vacant land is well suited for new construction. Before you pull...

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5 Things You’ll Need to Become a Civil Engineer

Are you thinking about becoming a civil engineer? Here at Shield Engineering, our engineers are an integral part of the team. They’re responsible for everything from autopsying failed buildings and...

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5 Things You Need to Know About Structural Engineering

Structural engineering is a foundational career that plays such a large part in supporting the foundation of today's society. From highways and railroads to homes and skyscrapers, structural...

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What Your Employees Need to Know about Hazardous Materials

Employees have both a need and right to know about their risks concerning hazardous materials. Appropriate knowledge of best practices within a workplace encourages safety and compliance.

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What Professionals Need to Know About Environmental Due Diligence

Environmental Due Diligence isn’t just a nebulous practice area, it’s a formal process that’s becoming increasingly important for builders, developers, and landowners alike. Environmental Due...

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5 Ways Civil Engineering Affects Your Daily Life

Civil engineers help in the design, planning, and construction of many of the structures and services we use every day. From highways and airports to basic everyday utilities, few public services are...

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