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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Engineering_disasters

Engineering is a precise discipline and in order to be precise, communication among project developers is ...

www.godfreyhoffman.com/civil-engineering-blog/bid/300385/what-major-engineering-blunders-were-results-of-faulty-measurement

Sep 7, 2016 ... Accurate and reliable measurement is the foundation of all civil engineering works and structures. Without it, engineering machines will break ...

www.bbc.com/news/magazine-27509559

May 22, 2014 ... One reason for this could be that the workmen were using different systems of measurement. Archaeologists have found four rulers used by the ...

mentalfloss.com/article/25845/quick-6-six-unit-conversion-disasters

Sep 21, 2010 ... There was an error in the spacecraft's navigation measurements of nearly 100 km , which resulted in a much lower altitude than expected and ...

www.electronicsweekly.com/made-by-monkeys/general-design/engineerings-ten-biggest-mista-2007-07

Jul 17, 2007 ... Engineering's Ten Biggest Mistakes ... Space: Five NASA spacewalks aborted due to bad suits ... Coming up with ten examples of engineering-gone-wrong was a ... There have been many cases where the cause of some disaster has been found to be the lack of some simple preventative measure.

articles.latimes.com/1999/oct/01/news/mn-17288

Oct 1, 1999 ... Mars Probe Lost Due to Simple Math Error ... As a result, JPL engineers mistook acceleration readings measured in English units of ... of major spaceflight failures this year that destroyed billions of dollars worth of research, ...

listverse.com/2007/12/04/top-10-worst-engineering-disasters

Dec 4, 2007 ... This was caused by a combination of impatience from King Gustavus Adolphus, who was abroad on the date of her maiden voyage, to see her ...

www.matscieng.sunysb.edu/disaster

Through analysis and study of engineering disasters, modern engineering designers can learn what not to do and how to create designs with less of a chance of ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Engineering+Blunders+Due+to+Faulty+Measurement&v=C67ULHBg2hw
Sep 18, 2014 ... Civil engineering is the loudest of the engineering's – what civil engineers ... 35 Engineering Mistakes That Make You Wonder Who Gave Them Engineering Degrees .... of a faulty instrument that led to additive erors.....or may be coz of wind loads and .... The reason they use regular doors is just due to size.