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Humboldt Quake: Damage Investigation Underway

FERNDALE, CALIFORNIA – Miyamoto International teamed up with local and state authorities to assess the damage after a 6.4 magnitude earthquake woke up the north coast of California early Tuesday morning. Miyamoto experts began a survey of the damage after…

WSP USA Providing Support for ‘Reefense’ Coastal Restoration Project

The Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) awarded $12.6 million to Rutgers University to develop an ecologically engineered reef structure…

Superior Construction Completes Temporary Repair of Sanibel Causeway

Hurricane damage along Island 1 bridge approach JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — As Florida recovers from Hurricane Ian, crews from Florida-based heavy civil…

Engineering Experts Arrive In Kyiv As Missiles Land

Kyiv, Ukraine —A global engineering team of experts arrived to assess infrastructure damages caused by Russia’s invasion. It is estimated that over 150,000 housing units and high-rise buildings are damaged or destroyed in liberated areas. Besides…

Video: Destroyed but Not Conquered: Missile Attack On Kyiv

Even as Russian missiles rain in, Ukraine kickstarts its reconstruction. Structural engineering expert, Dr. Kit Miyamoto, has kept a journal recounting his observations during the October 10th Russian strikes that devastated Kyiv and other cities in Ukraine.

Against All Odds: Afghanistan Earthquake Relief – Day 2

Afghanistan is confronting an unprecedented humanitarian crisis with a very real risk of systemic collapse and human catastrophe.

Video: Against All Odds: Afghanistan Earthquakes Relief – Day 1

On June 22, 2022, a 5.9 magnitude earthquake devasted eastern provinces in Afghanistan. The earthquake resulted in the loss of over 1,000 lives, 6,000 injuries, and extensive damage to residential compounds. Get an inside look at the reconstruction efforts…

A Forgotten Disaster – Episode 5: Haiti Moves – Against All Odds

An unprecedented massive damage assessment has been completed in Haiti for the purpose of starting the reconstruction process. In the aftermath of the devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake of August 2021, the Haitian Ministry of Public Works (MTPTC) initiated…

A Disaster Week in Haiti

1:40 PM, Tuesday, February 1, 2022 I am four-wheel driving on a muddy dirt road in the middle of a green tobacco field in the south of Haiti, near Les Cayes. It’s the middle of winter, but here it’s hot and humid, and my back is cramped and sore from the…

Unprecedented Massive Rapid Disaster Damage Assessment Completed in Haiti

Les Cayes, Haiti — An unprecedented massive damage assessment has been completed in Haiti for the purpose of starting the reconstruction process. In the aftermath of the devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake of August 2021, the Haitian Ministry of Public…