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The Breakdown of Plastic Waste In The Ocean Studied
April 24, 2020

Creating plastic containers that easily degrade in sea water would be a dream solution to the growing problem of plastic waste in the ocean…

FGIA Transitions Summer Conference To Virtual Event
April 23, 2020

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) will hold its Summer Conference virtually due to the spread of COVID-19 and requests by government leadership to shelter-in-place.

New Method Developed To Unstick Underwater Smart Glue
April 23, 2020

With a small zap of electricity, biomedical engineers at Michigan Technological University take an underwater smart glue prototype from sticky to not in seven seconds.

NAPA Announces Cancellation of 2020 Conference and Expo
April 22, 2020

Concerns over safety of staff, attendees and business prompts cancellation.

Biomanufacturing Medicines During Space Flights
April 22, 2020

NASA-built instrument may hold key.

ASME E-FestsĀ® Announces Virtual Format for 2020 Events
April 21, 2020

Online registration for free event is now open.

Sea Level Rise Study Contract Renewed
April 21, 2020

Renewed contract comes after five-year study of intended impacts of sea level rise.

Tremendous Growth Prospects for Wind Turbine Materials Predicted
April 20, 2020

Analysis predicts innovation and increased government spending will push the market to nearly double by 2026.

ASHRAE SSPC 62.2 to Consider New Proposal
April 20, 2020

New proposal to be submitted for consideration at June 2020 meeting.

DOE Publishes Request for Comments
April 17, 2020

Request seeks information from stakeholders and the interested public concerning the prioritization of rulemakings.

ACEC Announces 2020 Engineering Excellence Awards
April 17, 2020

The event will honor a record 203 entries representing engineering excellence from throughout the nation and the world.

Press Book Offers Clear Explanation Of Seismic Design Provisions
April 16, 2020

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently announced that Seismic Loads: Guide to the Seismic Load Provisions of ASCE 7-16 provides clear…

Discovery May Further Advance Use Of Ultra-Thin Zeolite Nanosheets
April 16, 2020

An international team of scientists and engineers have made a discovery that could further advance the use of ultra-thin zeolite nanosheets…

Grant Awarded To Improve Plasma Fusion Mirror Devices
April 15, 2020

University of Wisconsin-Madison plasma physicists will harness the power of high-temperature superconducting magnets to design and build a more efficient plasma fusion device…

Tabletop Device Created To Draw Blood Or Insert Catheters
April 15, 2020

Rutgers engineers have created a tabletop device that combines a robot, artificial intelligence and near-infrared and ultrasound imaging to draw blood or insert catheters…

Appeals Court Rules Again on EPA SNAP Rules
April 14, 2020

SNAP 20 and 21 rules now ruled as viable regulations.

Student Teams Create PPE Supplies
April 14, 2020

High school and university students seize initiative in face of PPE shortages.

Clothing May Be Turned Into Health Monitor
April 13, 2020

Researchers have reported a new material, pliable enough to be woven into fabric but imbued with sensing capabilities…

Wearable Device That Camouflages Developed
April 13, 2020

Researchers at the University of California San Diego developed a wearable technology that can hide its wearer from heat-detecting sensors…

AASHTO Requests $50 Billion in COVID-19 Relief Aid for State DOTs
April 10, 2020

Association seeks support due to projected reduction in state transportation revenues.

Overview of Rain Loads Provisions For Standard ASCE 7-16 Announced In New Press Book
April 10, 2020

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently announced that Rain Loads: Guide to the Rain Load Provisions of ASCE 7-16 provides the practicing structural engineer with a detailed description of…

New Pavement Design Guide Published
April 9, 2020

New 2020 third edition, which supersedes the 2015 second edition, includes a number of revisions and updates.

Ensuring Building Safety Using Remote Video Inspections
April 9, 2020

NFPA announces creation of a fact sheet that provides guidance on how to conduct a remote video inspection (RVI).

Funding Research for Grid-Interactive Efficient Buildings in Connected Communities Considered
April 8, 2020

Between 4-6 projects will be awarded up to $7 million each.

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