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Is Hybrid Working the new Working Model?

Is Hybrid Working the new Working Model?

In 2020, almost every company was talking about remote working. In 2021, the conversation has shifted to the subject of hybrid model. So what used to be a temporary work environment is now part of the new normal for many businesses. But is the hybrid work model here to stay and what are the benefits for the employees and their companies?

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World's First Autonomous Electric Container Ship

World's First Autonomous Electric Container Ship

A future ship designed as the world's first fully electric and self-steering container ship, owned by fertilizer maker Yara, has made its debut in Norway. It will reduce 1,000 t tons of carbon emissions per year, equivalent to around 40,000 truck journeys per year now powered by polluting diesel, and is expected to be fully autonomous in two years. Autonomous navigation operations require a new set of regulations that do not yet exist, that can enable a safe journey.

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New Innovations in Construction Industry

New Innovations in Construction Industry

The main goal of the construction industry is to make construction management and operations on the construction site more efficient and sustainable. To achieve this, the construction enterprises are focusing on construction robotics, building information modeling (BIM) and the use of advanced building materials. In addition, COVID-19 pandemic creates the need for new ways of safety and regulation for workers. In parallel, 3D printing and green building solutions reduce the negative impact of construction on the environment.

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How Geotechnical Engineering Improves Construction Quality

How Geotechnical Engineering Improves Construction Quality

The branch of civil engineering that studies the engineering behavior of earth materials is called geotechnical engineering, also known as geotechnics. In other words, it is about what is below the ground surface and its impact on the building and construction. The analysis of soil properties such as strength, density, material composition and other factors inform project teams so they can plan, design, and execute construction activities safely in accordance with these characteristics.

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The Global Power Crisis

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