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SPIE Encouraged By Budget Support For Science and Education
February 28, 2011

SPIE leaders said they are encouraged by support for U.S. science R&D budgets and education programs in the proposed 2012 budget released recently by President Obama.

Local Firm Wins Engineering Excellence Honor Award
February 25, 2011

Austin Brockenbrough & Associates, L.L.P. has won an Engineering Excellence Award / Honor Award from the…

ASHRAE To Publish Third Edition of Datacom Book
February 25, 2011

ASHRAE continues to widen the temperature and humidity ranges for servers through a soon-to-be-published third edition of the datacom book, “Thermal Guidelines for Data Processing Environments.”

ACPA Presents Spring 2011 Line-Up
February 25, 2011

The American Concrete Pavement Association (ACPA) presents their education and training line-up for March and April 2011.

A/E/P Project Management Online Courses Available
February 24, 2011

ZweigWhite’s new eLearning courses offer easy, convenient project management (PM) training ideally suited for today’s time-pressed, on-the-go professionals…

Onset Announces Free Energy Management Training Workshop
February 24, 2011

Onset recently announced a free training workshop on how to identify energy waste in commercial facilities on March 16th, 2011, in Quincy, Massachusetts.

ASFE To Hold Annual Spring 2011 Meeting
February 24, 2011

Mark Milliron, Ph.D., the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s deputy director for postsecondary improvement, will keynote the upcoming Spring (Annnual) Meeting of ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association…

Annual 2011 SPIE Smart Structures/NDE Program Scheduled
February 23, 2011

Smart structures that emulate human muscles and skin and nondestructive testing of bridges and airline cargo will be among advances presented…

Energy Modeling Conference, BEMP Certification Hosted In April
February 23, 2011

ASHRAE’s Energy Modeling Conference: Tools for Designing High Performance Buildings, April 4th-6th, 2011, ASHRAE Headquarters, Atlanta, Ga., will provide…

Third 'Green in the Military' Conference Held
February 22, 2011

NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic personnel took the lead in discussing Navy energy goals and environmental initiatives during the third Green in the Military conference at the Virginia Beach Convention Center February 2nd.

ASCC CEO Forum 2011 Scheduled
February 22, 2011

The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) will hold its annual CEO Forum June 16th-19th, 2011 at the Pinehurst Resort, Pinehurst, N.C.

ASHRAE Lead Society for National Engineers Week
February 21, 2011

ASHRAE is the lead society in the National Engineers Week program…

SMPS Virginia Chapter Announces 2011 Conference
February 21, 2011

The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Virginia Chapter is pleased to announce that this year’s annual conference, Build Virginia: The Bottom Line is scheduled…

ASFE Offers Free Brownfields Publications
February 21, 2011

ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association has added four brownfield-redevelopment publications to its on-line store.

Event Empowers Girls to Discover Their Potential as Engineers
February 18, 2011

Starting February 24th, women engineers and their male counterparts will mentor and reach as many as one million girls around the country…

Free Webinar To Discuss Changes To 2012 Energy Code
February 18, 2011

A U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) free webinar on February 22nd will discuss major changes to the International Code Council’s 2012…

IEEE WCET® Announces Spring 2011 Testing Period
February 18, 2011

The next testing cycle for the IEEE Wireless Communication Engineering Technologies (IEEE WCET®) Certification Program Examination has been announced as 20th March to 16th April 2011.

ASHRAE Releases Policy Recommendations for 112th Congress
February 17, 2011

As the 112th Congress gets underway, The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has provided a potential roadmap for the federal government to use in…

Study Results Reveal Airborne Flu Virus Size impacts Risk
February 17, 2011

The results of a Virginia Tech study by environmental engineers and a virologist on the risk of airborne infection in public places from concentrations of influenza A viruses…

Renewable Energy World Conference & Expo Scheduled for 2011
February 16, 2011

The Renewable Energy World Conference & Expo North America and Photovoltaics World Conference & Expo is scheduled for March 8th – 10th, 2011 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, FL.

Final Results Announced for 2010 Energy Standard
February 16, 2011

More than 30 percent energy savings can be achieved using the recently published 2010 version of Standard 90.1 vs. the 2004 standard…

The Principals Academy Workshop Scheduled for March 2011
February 15, 2011

Anyone who is—or wants to be—a leader in the architecture, engineering, planning and environmental-consulting fields will benefit from an MBA-style crash course…

Guideline for Replicable Buildings Is The First In A Series
February 15, 2011

The Guideline for Replicable Buildings is the first in a series of International Code Council (ICC) guidelines.

Research Shows Promise for Detecting Metastatic Breast Cancer Cells
February 14, 2011

Research by engineers and cancer biologists at Virginia Tech indicate that using specific silicon microdevices might provide a new way to screen breast cancer cells’ ability to metastasize.

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