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SmartBrief brings the latest need-to-know news to professionals in the architecture, engineering and construction industry. From innovation and technology to infrastructure projects and sustainable building, we find what you need to keep you up-to-date with what's happening in the AEC sector.

One World Trade Center to open observatory to visitors this spring

10/31/2014

  • Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

New York City's One World Trade Center this spring plans to start offering tours that include a stop at the building's observatory, which overlooks the city from as high as 1,250 feet above the ground… Read More

3D printing to have major impact on industrial machinery production

10/31/2014

  • Automation World

Industrial machinery production is on the cusp of transformation with the introduction of 3D printing capable of working with a variety of metals, according to Alex Chausovksy, senior principal analys… Read More

Concrete beams cracking in Vt.'s newly reconstructed bridge

10/31/2014

  • Burlington Free Press (Vt.) (tiered subscription model), The

The prefabricated concrete beams of a 74-foot-long bridge reconstructed this summer in Stowe, Vt., are cracking. The cracks have been filled with epoxy and Richard Tetreault, chief engineer at the Tra… Read More