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ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Addendum to Standard 135.1-2013
October 17, 2018

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

Hampton Farms Announces $5.735 Million Plant Expansion
October 16, 2018

Firm announces expansion of its peanut processing operation in Southampton County, Virginia.

ClimateMaster Announces New Virginia Representation
October 15, 2018

Firm selects new Virginia representative for its innovative and energy efficient heating and cooling systems.

AHRI Announces Active Chilled Beam Webcast
October 15, 2018

Webcast will include an overview of active chilled beam basic operation principles, as well as air side regulation methods for CAV and VAV chilled beams.

Computing Techniques Support Emergency Responders
October 12, 2018

As hurricanes barrel toward the coastlines and wildfires rage in arid regions of the United States, scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) are providing critical geospatial data…

University Alliances Work To Improve Diversity In STEM
October 12, 2018

Funded for a third phase by a five-year, $3.5 million National Science Foundation grant beginning fall 2018, the Kentucky-West Virginia Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) will…

24th Annual Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference Scheduled
October 11, 2018

Set to the theme of “Next Gen Transportation: Preparing Industry for Tomorrow, Today,” the 2018 conference will cover a wide range of transportation subjects, distributed across five key tracks…

Super-Hydrophobic Surface Developed
October 11, 2018

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a super-hydrophobic surface that can be used to generate electrical voltage.

New Publication Assists Engineers In Forensic Investigations
October 9, 2018

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) new book, Guidelines for Failure Investigation, Second Edition, outlines five fundamental steps…

Online Training On New Fan-Efficiency Metric Developed
October 9, 2018

Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) International Inc. announces that, in collaboration with training and consulting company Productive Energy Solutions, it has developed two peer-reviewed online…

2nd Annual Unmanned Systems Symposium Scheduled
October 8, 2018

The Ridge & Valley Chapter of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) will host a conference on October 9-10 in Blacksburg, VA to explore the state of…

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Standard 139-2015R
October 8, 2018

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

Prototype For ‘Bionic Eye’ 3D Printed
October 5, 2018

A team of researchers at the University of Minnesota have, for the first time, fully 3D printed an array of light receptors on a hemispherical surface.

CIM Scholarship Awards Announced
October 5, 2018

The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) Education, Research and Development Foundation has awarded three scholarships to students in the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program.

Virginia 2018 APCO/NENA/Interoperability Conference Announced
October 4, 2018

The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) has announced the 2018 Virginia Public Safety Communications Conference and Exposition will be held October 24-26, 2018…

Researchers Study HVAC Effects On Home’s Indoor Air Quality
October 4, 2018

Air conditioning and heating systems are not only great for keeping a home cool or warm, but they also help clean the air of harmful pollutants.

ASCC 2017 Safety Awards Announced
October 3, 2018

Concrete contractors with exemplary safety records for 2017 were recognized by the Safety & Risk Management Council (SRMC) of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC)…

Proven Techniques For Measuring Oxygen Transfer In Updated Standard
October 3, 2018

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has recently announced that Standard Guidelines for In-Process Oxygen Transfer Testing (ASCE/EWRI 18-18) describes several proven techniques…

AASHTO Announces New Executive Director
October 2, 2018

New executive director will assume his new role when the current executive director, Frederick “Bud” Wright, retires December 31, 2018.

New Technology May Turbocharge Electrical Efficiency
October 2, 2018

An internal combustion engine similar to the one in your car could play a key role in making electrical generation far more efficient.

The George Washington University To Host ScienceWriters 2018
October 1, 2018

The George Washington University (GW) is set to host ScienceWriters 2018, a joint meeting of the National Association of Science Writers and the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing.

Celebrate National LED Light Day
October 1, 2018

On Oct. 7th, celebrate the man who lit the way to modern lighting technology.

Fall 2018 Explore Engineering Weekend Registration Opens
September 28, 2018

Registration is now open for Sweet Briar College’s Fall Explore Engineering Weekend for High School Girls, October 26-27.

George Mason University Team Receives NSF Grant
September 28, 2018

The Volgenau School of Engineering, at George Mason University, recently announced that a team of researchers has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to introduce a more active-learning approach…

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