Canadian Consulting Engineer


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Technology


  • Researchers developing window coating with variable light absorption

    February 3, 2017 by CCE

    The material is capable of absorbing light from every angle, and it also can theoretically be customized to absorb certain wavelengths of light while letting others pass through.

  • CanBIM conference speaker envisions computers doing design

    October 18, 2016 by Bronwen Parsons, Editor

    The head of research at Autodesk sees an era coming where designers can simply input their end goals into a computer and leave the technology to come up with the best design

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    COPTRZ™ Launch: Changing The Face Of Construction With Drones

    May 20, 2016 by Press release

    From aerial surveys for topographical maps to high structure inspections, drones are the multi-tasking workhorse of any construction project. More affordable than helicopters, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) deliver highly detailed information never before possible across a huge number of tasks

  • Will computers become flesh?

    March 15, 2016 by CCE

    Researchers at McGill University have created a model of a biological computer that functions using the proteins present in all living cells. The model “bio supercomputer” is much smaller than current supercomputers — about the size of a book. Because

  • Cloud data traffic expected to quadruple

    November 4, 2015 by CCE

    Cisco is predicting that the amount of data traffic in the cloud will more than quadruple by 2019. The California IT equipment and service company says global cloud traffic will increase from 2.1 to 8.6 zettabytes (ZB). This growth will

  • Technology: the Business of Reality Capture

    June 26, 2015 by Daniel Chapek, IMAGINiT

    For recording existing conditions, engineers can combine various new technologies to match their clients’ needs.

  • Satellite images used to detect structures’ integrity

    May 26, 2015 by CCE

    The European Space Agency and the University of Nottingham in the U.K. are using satellite navigation sensors to monitor bridge movements and bridge safety. Real-time sat nav measurements of the Forth Road Bridge near Edinburgh in Scotland were transmitted to