The Republican triumph in the midterm elections has given the GOP control of the House of Representatives. While many people think some parts of President Obama’s health-care reform legislation may be changed, no one believes it will be scrapped completely in the next two years. So a new world of costs and care is here, and the million-dollar question is, can providers survive it? ALLAMBY Signed into law in March, the reform measure’s main goal is to cover the uninsured and expand access. But it is also going to change the way health care is delivered because it concentrates on
Arch dams, classically curved monoliths situated in narrow valleys, are not as common as other types of dams, such as embankment dams and gravity dams. ENR takes a look at some of the biggest arch dams in the world, both completed and under construction.