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NEWS ARCHIVE
SAME Announces Presentation of 2019 Sustaining Member Award
May 17, 2019

Award recognizes contributions through Society leadership positions, support of outreach and mentoring programs, and other related Society activities.

Firm Announces $1 Billion Investment To Expand Manufacturing Operation
May 17, 2019

Expansion will add 120,000 square feet to existing 1.1 million-square-foot manufacturing facility.

New Material Expands and Contracts In Response To Light
May 16, 2019

Just as controlled-release medications slowly dole out their cargo after they experience a pH change in the body, implanted “artificial muscles” could someday…

Simulating The Sounds Of Stars
May 16, 2019

Sound may not be able to travel through the vacuum of space.

Tool To Battle Space Debris In Development
May 15, 2019

A team of researchers from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is building a semi-autonomous trash collector for space, which they have fittingly named OSCaR.

New Study Finds Human Body Constantly Corrects To Stay Upright
May 15, 2019

Runners constantly—and unconsciously—make minor corrections to their running form to keep their bodies upright, a recent study has found.

New Manual of Practice Examines the Design and Use of Wood Poles
May 14, 2019

The American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) new book, Wood Pole Structures for Electrical Transmission Lines

Firm Announces $15.5 Million Investment In Spring Water Manufacturing Facility
May 14, 2019

Investment will establish company’s first U.S. spring water manufacturing facility.

Open-Source Hops Dryer Design Developed
May 13, 2019

Low-cost drying solution for hops developed.

Firm Announces $104 Million Manufacturing Facility Expansion
May 13, 2019

Expansion will add 111,000 square feet to the company’s existing manufacturing facility.

ASCE Announces Availability of Two New Publications
May 10, 2019
AHRI Announces Publication Of Addendum to Standard 210/240
May 10, 2019

Addendum modifies 2017 Edition and is available for free download.

Virginia Tech Student Design Team Wins Regional Competition
May 9, 2019

Chemical engineering student team placed first in this year’s Chem-E-Car competition.

ASHRAE Issues Call for Comment - Standard 23.2-2014R
May 9, 2019

Public and stakeholder review and comment sought for the purpose of developing consensus standards.

Corporation for Public Broadcasting Announces Contract Award
May 8, 2019

Contract awarded to review current and future ways public media supports public safety and emergency alerting.

Student Team Named Grand Winner in Solar Decathlon Design Challenge
May 8, 2019

Team took first place in the Attached Housing Division as well as being named best among all six divisions in the competition.

New Spectrometer Could Help Turn Cell Phones Into Advanced Analytical Tools
May 7, 2019
AHRTI Launches New Research Project
May 7, 2019

Project objective is to assess refrigerant sensor and refrigerant detector performance requirements for flammable refrigerants for use with indoor HVACR equipment.

Training Your Robot
May 6, 2019

Researchers are working on a robotic system that can help make it easier.

ESRI Presents Partner Conference Award
May 6, 2019

Firm was selected based on its work with ESRI to integrate elevation and hydrography tools in its new ArcGIS Pro software.

New Technology For Photonics Devices May Enable Faster Communications
May 3, 2019

If you use a smartphone, laptop, or tablet, then you benefit from research in photonics, the study of light.

Wearable Sensors Developed To Help Wound Healing Process
May 3, 2019

Researchers at Binghamton University, State University of New York, have developed skin-inspired electronics to conform to the skin…

New Insights For Powering Fuel Cells Revealed
May 2, 2019

A promising alternative to conventional power plants, solid oxide fuel cells use electrochemical methods that can generate power more efficiently than…

Inexpensive Device Could Make Streets Safer
May 2, 2019

Device would communicate between vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians.


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