Ever since I was young you could always find me toying around with objects trying to figure out how they worked. Taking them apart, studying them, and then reconstructing them back together was a usual past time for me. Looking back I realized that all of the time I spent on learning how something worked was the foundation that flourished into my passion for engineering.
The trebuchet was an old almost ancient machine. To be more specific, it was a weapon used in the Middle Ages to siege castles. The trebuchet used an arm with a payload of lead balls, or rocks to crush enemy walls. Also there is a sling which they would load their object to launch toward their enemy. On the opposite side of the throwing arm is a counterweight. The counterweight can be made of several materials. Some of these materials are, for example, a lead block, or a basket full of rocks and other heavy objects they had access too at the time.
Deviant behavior is the behavior that is different from the most powerful norms of the society or can also be defined as odd or unacceptable behavior. In sociological way deviance is simply any violation of societal norms. There are many reasons why a person has deviant behavior which includes biological , psychological and sociological explanations. the most popular sociological theories are Structural Strain Theory which was developed by Robert K merton as an addition of the functional point of view on deviance.The theory discovers the origin of deviance that these are caused by the difference cultural and the ways people use to achieve their goals
Welding is a great job but not many people know what welding is or how it work. According to Thomas net welding is the process of joining metal together with heat welders can work on many kind of structures such as mobile homes, pipes, steel reinforcement and others. Because welding is a relatively easy manufacturing process and provide a great deal of strength (Thomas).To become a welder you need four skills the first skill you need is problem solving because welder must be exceptional problem solver who pay attention to details. They have to spot flaws in materials and designs troubleshoot broken areas and know to fix parts or equipment. The second skill math and science welders constantly use their knowledge of fundamental science and math
Gottfried Semper was a major figure in the field of Interior designing. He was an architect and an art critic who contributed majorly to the study of interiors .He proposed his ideas and thoughts in his book, “Four elements of architecture”, in the year 1952 and it was a huge success. In his book, he developed the theory that origin of architecture could be dated back to the primitive era when human civilization was at its peak.
Similar to the cars we drive, the history of collision repair has evolved over the years. Mass production of the Model T Ford in 1908 made cars affordable to the typical individual. Back then, the most common transportation modes were foot, bicycle, train, ship or horse. The novelty of automobiles meant that only builders of the Model T Ford were qualified to service these vehicles. In the early 1900s, you relied on bike mechanics or machinists for repairs. Increased use of the automobile by the public created the demand for collision repair services. As a result, a vibrant auto body repair industry emerged, and with it, the history of car colors began. Research into auto body colors intensified significantly.
To me, Northland’s mission statement means that I can get a new perspective on my education by learning from an environmental standpoint. With this new perspective of learning, I will be able to live a sustainable and enjoyable lifestyle while preparing for my future. I can focus on my passions and strengthen them to become successful within the natural resources and environmental career fields. The programs at Northland will help me achieve my personal career goals in ways that would not be possible at other schools in the country. Northland offers me the education and experience that employers are searching for.
If my designs lessen the aftermath of a natural disaster, I will consider myself a great success. Designing structures near the coast provides an interesting challenge. These structures have to be able to withstand torrential rain, powerful winds, and unexpected storm surges. To achieve my goal, I plan on majoring in civil engineering with an emphasis in structures. I also plan to pursue a Master’s Degree in civil engineering and obtain a Professional Engineering license. The design challenges presented by my dream kindle my passion for engineering.
Raising the rim in the NBA from 10 feet to 11 feet is a very controversial topic because you are talking about changing the history of the game forever. One side argues that raising the rim causes players to become more athletic and the standard 10 foot rim is too easy for athletes and the other side says the highlights of the basketball games are the deep threes, and the alley-oop slams and raising the rim would take that away from everyone. Raising the rim for the NBA is going to result in less impressive, lower scoring games which isn’t fun for the players or the fans.
A unique quality that I possess is that I have seen the construction of several homes and subdivisions from scratch by going to work with my dad, who is a contractor for MHI Partners and Builders. I have witness all the steps taken in the building of a new home, from the laying of the foundation to the very last step which is landscaping. All of this has created a growing passion for civil engineering with in me.
Metal roofing systems are beautiful, versatile and durable. They can enhance the curb appeal of your home as well as its value. With so many styles and colors available, it is not surprising that metal roofs have become increasingly popular in recent years. Despite the many benefits offered by metal roofs, there are still some myths circulating about them that need to be debunked.
For all of my life, I have had a skill and a great interest in the design and construction of a variety of objects and machinery. I have known since day one that all i wanted to do is design brand new and innovative technology. I have chosen Waterloo as my first choice of education for my future career as a mechanical engineer for many reasons. One being the schools amazing reputation as a school of applied sciences, having been given the nickname “MIT of the north” by many. I know a few people who have attended this University. It is always held in such high regards, and they greatly encouraged me to apply. My goals have always been to use my degree to get into a reputable company as a mechanical engineer and eventually my final ambition would be to create my own successful firm with my colleagues. I believe that a degree from this university will best set me on this path of success.
The construction industry recently dominated many changes due to the advancement of technology, the industry needs to work collaboratively and pool knowledge in order to capture innovation. It 's a typical dilemma in the construction industry: how to "capture" knowledge and transfer it from one occupation to another, where there will be innovation among the talented personnel. Constructing Excellence, however, has concocted an inventive 'ground-up ' method for boosting R&D and innovation. The construction process of today is in need of improvement. When comparing the construction process of today with the angles that are
I have grown up watching “Discovery and National Geography channel” programs showing how Engineer’s solving inscrutable problems encountered during the construction of High rise buildings such as “Taipei World Financial Centre “or projects like “Rebuilding New York City 's Subway”. It made me mesmerized how we drive connections from nature to engineer these gravity deifying structures and how these modern structures are changing the face of earth. This sparked a wave of renewed curiosity and interest in understanding the engineering related to structure’s and I studied tenaciously to take Civil Engineering as under-graduate major.
Hi! I’m Vidhu, and along with my partner Katie, we are here to advocate for the bridge that we have created for the town of Needabridge. We hope that by the end of this speech, we believe you will put the “truss” in trust.