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February 10, 2019

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Feb
2019

World’s first solar-electric pump-out boat cleanly and quietly deals with recreational boating waste

The solar-electric pump-out boat was developed by the East Shore District Health Department and Yale University's ...

When nature calls while out boating, the waste from the marine toilet – or head – flows through to an onboard holding tank. The potent contents of this tank then need to be responsibly disposed of at some point. There are likely pump-out stations at the marina, but there are also boats that can take away stored sewage. And the vessel recently delivered to Branford, Connecticut, is somewhat cleaner than most.

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Category: Marine

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Feb
2019

Striking supertall tower set to rise in the city of skyscrapers

The Burj Jumeira will rise to a height of 550 m (1,804 ft) and incorporate the ...

You could say that Dubai's leaders have their finger on the pulse of the city's architecture with this newly-unveiled skyscraper, which incorporates the fingerprint of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, into its base. This odd detail aside, the Burj Jumeira looks set to be an impressive addition to Dubai's skyline and will be one of the world's tallest buildings once complete.

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Category: Architecture

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Feb
2019

Striking supertall set to rise in the city of skyscrapers

The Burj Jumeira will rise to a height of 550 m (1,804 ft) and incorporate the ...

You could say that Dubai's leaders have their finger on the pulse of the city's architecture with this newly-unveiled skyscraper, which incorporates the fingerprint of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, into its base. This odd detail aside, the Burj Jumeira looks set to be an impressive addition to Dubai's skyline and will be one of the world's tallest buildings once complete.

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Category: Architecture

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