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We create an innovative launching gantry to build bridges

Rafael Pablo Guillen Carmona, Director of Engineering of Sacyr Construction, has developed the launching gantry RPGC-21 to solve this very same problem at the Pamplona-Cúcuta project in Colombia.

03/06/2022

iFridays

Women in STEM: inspiration and leadership

On our iFriday, we invited three experts to analyze the role of women in STEM and the need to achieve greater prominence in the field

03/05/2022

Tungsteno

How the world's most iconic bridge was built

In order to prevent falls during the construction of the Golden Gate Bridge, a safety net was installed under the structure. Workers also wore face masks, anti-glare goggles and wind cream. To successfully erect this megastructure, multiple technical, safety and economic barriers had to be overcome.

10/11/2021

Tungsteno

Drones to create rain in the desert

While Native American tribes historically performed weather modification rituals that attempted to invoke rain, nowadays drones and electrical discharges are being used to create rainfall in the desert. But to what extent can these technologies be used to manipulate the weather?

13/10/2021

Tungsteno

The canal that inspired the dreams of pharaohs

This is the 4000-year history of the Suez Canal, from its pharaonic origins to the infrastructure that today is vital for global trade.

28/04/2021

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