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AHRI Announces Keynote Speaker for 2015 Spring Meeting
April 9, 2015

The Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has announced that Drusilla Hufford, Director for the Stratospheric Protection Division at the Environmental Protection Agency, will be the keynote speaker at the 2015 Spring Meeting

DOE Publishes Updated NOPR Regarding Energy Ratings Conversion Factor
April 6, 2015

The Department of Energy (DOE) has issued an updated pre-publication version of the notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) regarding a mathematical conversion factor to translate efficiency ratings.

Hockey Helmet Ratings Released
April 3, 2015

Virginia Tech has released its 5-star ratings of hockey helmets, tested and ranked on their ability to help prevent concussions for players youth and adult.

JES Foundation Solutions Signs Trump International Hotel Contract
April 3, 2015

JES Foundation Solutions has announced that the firm will provide and install structural support systems for the Trump International Hotel project in Washington, D.C.

Process Recycles Valuable Rare Earth Metals
April 2, 2015

Scientists at the Critical Materials Institute (CMI) have recently developed a two-step recovery process that makes recycling rare-earth metals easier and more cost-effective.

CBRE Group To Acquire Global WorkPlace Solutions
April 2, 2015

CBRE Group, Inc. has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Global WorkPlace Solutions (GWS) business of Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE:JCI).

New Science and Engineering Hall Opens In D.C.
April 1, 2015

The George Washington University (GW) formally opened its new Science and Engineering Hall (SEH) recently, a $275 million, 500,000-square-foot building with state-of-the-art research facilities and programs that will…

Exclusive Partnership Targets Energy Research
April 1, 2015

The University of Virginia (U.Va.) has formed a partnership with MAXNET Energy, a new initiative of Germany’s Max Planck Society to advance research on new, renewable, environmentally friendly and economical energy sources.

Speaker Selected For CABA Intelligent Buildings & Digital Home Forum
March 31, 2015

The Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA) has named Steve Mustard—a globally acclaimed cybersecurity expert of the Automation Federation and its founding sponsor, the International Society of Automation (ISA)—as a keynote speaker…

Maser Consulting Opens New Office In Norfolk
March 30, 2015

Maser Consulting P.A., a national multidiscipline engineering firm, has established a new office in Norfolk, Virginia in a move to continue expanding its geospatial measurement and civil/site services.

Firefighting Robot Prototype SAFFiR Unveiled
March 27, 2015

Scientists unveiled a firefighting robot prototype recently at the Naval Future Force Science & Technology EXPO, revealing details about its successful demonstrations last fall.

Registration Opens For 2015 ISA Power Industry Division Symposium
March 27, 2015

The best and brightest minds—including five eminent keynote speakers—will address the critical issues and challenges in automation facing the power generation industry at the 58thth Annual ISA Power Industry Division (POWID) Symposium…

Manufacturing Day Announces Edge Factor as New Media Partner
March 26, 2015

The partner organizations that produce Manufacturing Day SM across North America are pleased to announce that Edge Factor has joined the production team as a Media Partner.

SWE Launches SWENext
March 25, 2015

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is expanding its community by giving girls 17 and younger the opportunity to learn and participate in engineering with its new SWENext program.

Researcher Hopes To Make Access To Cloud Storage More Efficient
March 25, 2015

With the advent of cloud computing, users worldwide are provided huge data storage that can be accessed and shared from anywhere using laptops, smart phones, tablets, and other devices.

2015 ISA Process Control & Safety Symposium Issues Call for Papers
March 24, 2015

The Program Committee of the 2015 Process Control & Safety Symposium has issued a Call for Papers…

MBP Awarded Construction Support Services Contracts
March 23, 2015

MBP is pleased to announce that Loudoun County has awarded two contracts to MBP.

SWE Reveals New eLearning Series
March 20, 2015

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) recently revealed a new eLearning series: Diversity in Engineering Matters.

Stage Being Set For Treating Humans With Glioblastoma
March 20, 2015

Almost five years ago, a 7-year-old Labrador retriever was operated on using a technique eventually patented by Virginia Tech biomedical engineering faculty member Rafael Davalos.

Register Now for the 2015 Energy & Sustainability Conference
March 19, 2015

Register Now for the 2015 Energy & Sustainability Conference, Advancing Business With Leadership In Sustainability, April 14, 2015…

Infiniti Offers Motorsport Career Opportunity of a Lifetime
March 18, 2015

University engineering students from across the United States now have the chance to land the career opportunity of a lifetime at the world’s pinnacle of motorsport, Formula One…

GBA Schedules 2015 Spring Conference
March 16, 2015

The Geoprofessional Business Association (GBA) schedules their 2015 Spring Conference…

AHRI Announces Keynote Speaker for Public Policy Symposium
March 16, 2015

The Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has announced that Major Garrett will be the keynote speaker at the 2015 AHRI Public Policy Symposium.

Virginia Tech's College of Engineering Breaks New Ground, Climbs In Rankings
March 13, 2015

Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering has climbed to its highest ranking in the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) report on engineering schools’ research expenditures.

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