Civil engineering is the second-oldest engineering discipline and deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including:
Civil engineers make life easier for people every day and are required to be innovative, curious, and creative. However, then there are works that prove some engineers managed to slip through the cracks.
Here are 16 engineering fails that will make you question how any of these people earned their degree.
1. These steps are bound to have people struggling to catch their balance after they land foot on this slanted last step, going down can’t be too easy either.
2. This incline has stairs and is wheelchair accessible, but the trek’s conclusion is pretty underwhelming unless the goal is to see slightly more of the houses’ rooftops.
3. Gates are a great way to add a little extra security outside your front door, but this one isn’t going to stop anyone.
4. Whoever put this down doesn’t seem to understand how trains work.
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