2015 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Awards

Each year the  American Society of Civil Engineers honors the top engineering projects that contribute significantly to the civil engineering progress and society.  The 2015 Outstanding Civil...

SoLA Village Planned for Downtown Los Angeles

SoLA Village is a newly proposed $1-billion residential, hotel and retail development south of the 10 Freeway in downtown Los Angeles.  The proposed project would...

The $2-Billion 6th & Alameda Project

The proposed 6th & Alameda Project — dubbed 6AM for its location along 6th Street between Alameda and Mill streets — consists of a...

The Source Buena Park

The Source is geared to be Buena Park's newest attraction.  The mega development is currently under construction at the intersection Beach Boulevard and Orangethorpe...

The $5.4-Billion Tunnel Plan to Fix the 710 Freeway

Transportation officials are working on the design of a 4.9-mile-long twin tunnel to improve the 710 Freeway.   At a projected cost of $5.4 billion, the planned 710 Freeway...

Top 10 Engineering Projects in the World

Exploring the 10 biggest engineering projects in the world is a study in enormous ideas ranging from transportation solutions to an oasis paradise in...

The Bold New 52-Story Tower Proposed for Figueroa Street

A 52-story high-rise is proposed at 1600 S. Figueroa St, just south of the Los Angeles Convention Center. Plans call for a mixed-use project...

The MX3D Bridge Project: A 3D-Printed Steel Bridge in Amsterdam

A Dutch startup has unveiled plans to build the world's first 3D-printed bridge across an Amsterdam canal. The plan involves using robotic arm printers that...

The Future of Los Angeles Union Station

Union Station is the region’s primary transit hub, connecting Southern California counties whose combined population totals more than 17 million.  Metro purchased the iconic...

L.A. Approves $135-Million Development Near Historic Olvera Street

The City of Los Angeles has approved a $135-million development to be constructed near Olvera Street and Union Station, just north of the 101 Freeway between Hill...

Switzerland Completes Construction on the World’s Longest Tunnel

The world's longest train tunnel that now connects Switzerland and Italy will go into service June 2016. The 38-mile-long Gotthard Base Tunnel will allow...