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Award Winners for Supersonic Inlet Design Announced
October 3, 2011

The NASA shuttle program has ended, but the agency’s work in advancing aeronautics and space research continues. University of Virginia (U.Va.) aerospace engineers are being recognized for…

Grants Awarded to Create Energy-efficient Devices
October 3, 2011

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has received two grants totaling $1.75 million from the U.S. National Science Foundation and the Nanoelectronics Research Initiative of the Semiconductor Research Corporation…

Pennoni Ranked as a Top Architectural / Engineering / Construction Firm
September 30, 2011

Pennoni Associates is pleased to announce that it has been ranked as a Top Architectural / Engineering / Construction Firm by Public Works Magazine.

2012 Engineers Week DiscoverE Summit Opens Nominations
September 30, 2011

Nominations are now open for teachers to be considered for Engineers Week’s new DiscoverE Educator Recognition Award Program.

New ASFE Fall Meeting App Available
September 29, 2011

Whether or not you’re planning to attend ASFE’s 2011 Fall Meeting, downloading the new ASFEFall11 meeting app will give you all the latest information…

VCU School of Business’ 21st Annual Real Estate Trends Conference Scheduled
September 29, 2011

Leading industry experts will deliver economic and real estate forecasts and other insights at the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Business’ 21st annual Real Estate Trends Conference next month.

ASHRAE is Supporting Sponsor of Solar Decathlon 2011
September 28, 2011

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) is proud to once again shine a light on the key role solar energy will play…

Virginia Tech Ranks 71st Among the Nation’s Best
September 28, 2011

Virginia Tech ranks 71st among the nation’s best universities in the U.S. News and World Report’s survey of undergraduate programs…

2011 Solar Decathlon Contest Announcements Begin on 9/27
September 27, 2011

The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon is underway and individual contest winner announcements start Tuesday, September 27th.

Navy Awards Contract to Replace Fuel Pier
September 27, 2011

NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic awarded a $28.8 million contract September 12th to McLean Contracting Company of Glen Burnie, Md., to replace Fuel Pier D at Craney Island, Va.

ICC-ES Expands Its Expertise
September 26, 2011

ICC Evaluation Service, LLC (ICC-ES), the industry leader in evaluating building products for code compliance, has expanded its expertise in fire resistance and flammability for evaluation reports.

Virginia Tech’s Center for Photonics Technology Receives Awards
September 23, 2011

Looking for novel sensing technologies that will aid in everything from clean energy technology to the monitoring of various gases…

Updated Tool Helps Predict Consistent Thermal Comfort
September 22, 2011

An updated tool from The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) provides a user-friendly interface to predict thermal comfort…

ASSE Announces Approval of Z590.3 Standard
September 22, 2011

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced the approval of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)/ASSE Z590.3 standard…

Award for Sustainable Development Introduced
September 21, 2011

The Odebrecht Organization is introducing its award for sustainable development to American universities through two of its subsidiaries…

National Engineers Week Foundation Launches
September 20, 2011

It’s time to build the future!, the online home of the nationally renowned Future City® Competition, has expanded its interactive platform…

Virginia Tech To Establish Cybersecurity Research Center
September 20, 2011

Virginia Tech, in cooperation with L-3 Communications, Northrop Grumman, General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, and Verisign Labs, has received a five-year…

Winners of the 2011 Marketing Excellence Awards Announced
September 19, 2011

In recognition of exceptional marketing efforts of architecture, engineering, planning, and environmental consulting firms in the United States and Canada…

IEEE Communications Society Announces Communications Course
September 19, 2011

The IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) will hold another in its series of learning opportunities, “The Future of Wireless: Nanotechnology and Practical Wireless Communications,” in Chicago …

CandyFactory app Developed
September 16, 2011

A multidisciplinary team representing Virginia Tech’s colleges of Science, Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, and Engineering, has developed a highly successful educational software application (app) that is designed to teach fractions concepts…

Risk-Management Videos Offered Free of Charge
September 16, 2011

Terra has begun production of a series of audio/visual risk-management presentations…

U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 Scheduled
September 15, 2011

The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 will open to the public on September 23rd.

Applications for New Initiative Available Through Facebook
September 15, 2011

Applications for National Engineers Week Foundation’s new initiative, New Faces of Engineering: College Edition, are now open to students and the public through Facebook.

H&A Architects & Engineers Receives APA Award
September 15, 2011

The Virginia Chapter of the American Planning Association has awarded its Outstanding Plan Award for Small Area Plan …

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