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An index of topics subdivided into pages featuring descriptions, benefits and limitations, costs, building uses, and development statuses of 90 building technologies.

The Web site, presented by SC Solutions Inc., provides information resource for the worldwide bridge engineering community as well as the links to bridge engineering resources in the categories of upcoming events, government agencies, universities, research institutions, associations, companies, software, and exhibits.

This is a database of resources civil engineering and construction, except pointers to construction companies. The database is searchable and allows users to add new resources.

Design Manual for Roads and Bridges from the Highway Agency Publishing is available here on a series of Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF) files. The site also includes volumes of Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works.

An online resource center for the engineering community. Access to a variety of information to aid in the solution of complex design.

More than 800 great buildings from around the world and across history are listed and illustrated, with photographic images, architectural drawings, discussion, bibliography, architect info, and live 3D walk through computer models.

Listing of the top 20 engineering achievements produced by the National Academy of Engineering.

This resource explains Green Technology and Alternative Energy materials science, including an explanation of the technology and materials used in solar energy, fuel cells, sustainable growth, related nanomaterials and other "Green" initiatives.

This resource enables the search and find of technological reports, research data and questionnaires related to the field of engineering. It also allows the Browse of popular topics.

INFOMINE is a virtual library of Internet resources relevant to faculty, students, and research staff at the university level. It contains useful Internet resources such as databases, electronic journals, electronic books, bulletin boards, mailing lists, online library card catalogs, articles, directories of researchers, and many other types of information.

Intute: Engineering provides free access to high quality resources on the Internet. Each resource has been evaluated and categorised by subject specialists based at UK universities.

The Springer LaTeX search lets you search through over 8,223,138 LaTeX code snippets to find the equation you need.

A collection of virtual calculators essential to solving civil engineering problems.

A repository of materials from public and private organizations around the country facilitating access to transportation materials.

Maintained by professional scientists to identify and centralize access to thousands of the most valuable resources online in 120 science and engineering subject areas. searches over 60 databases and over 2200 selected websites from 15 federal agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information including research and development results. is governed by the interagency Alliance.

Soda Straw construction simulator.

TechXtra is based around a search engine which facilitates immediate access to the freely available full-text content of millions of articles, key websites, theses and dissertations, books, industry news, new job announcements, technical reports, eprints, learning & teaching resources and the latest research, in engineering, mathematics and computing. In cases where the full-text is not freely available, TechXtra provides links to vendors for pay-per-view options.

Features a directory of Web sites on transportation, compiled by Transport Web. Highlights sites on transportation software, magazines, official bodies, newsgroups, and classified advertisements.

Top ten civil engineering sites covering Geotechnical engineering; Hydrology; Transportation engineering; Building codes and standards; Indoor and outdoor environment; Information technology and Structures such as bridges ; dams and reservoirs and; tall buildings and structures.