Think engineering jobs are mundane? Think again!
Check out this Chicago Tribune story about Goliath, the new roller coaster at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Ill., set to open this Saturday. It will set three records for wooden roller coasters, and it will be the steepest and fastest wooden coaster in the world.
The road to construction of this roller coaster involved engineering innovation. The article details the work of the engineers, bringing this structure to life.