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New Initiative To Bring Health Innovations To Market Launched
February 6, 2019

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has launched a three-year, $7 million initiative to support the development of new innovations in health care…

DOE Announces Notice of Public Meeting - ASRAC
February 6, 2019

Announcement sets schedule for Appliance Standards and Rulemaking Federal Advisory Committee (ASRAC) meetings in February 2019.

Prince William County Service Authority Selects Professional Services Firm
February 5, 2019

Continuing contract awarded for a variety of services primarily related to the water and wastewater utility information management and work management initiatives of

Researchers Gain New Insights Into MXenes' Unusual Chemistry
February 5, 2019

Distinctive properties include a unique combination of high electrical conductivity and the ability to disperse in water.

Commonwealth Signs Agreements To Deliver Critical Transportation Solutions
February 4, 2019

Agreements are reached to invest more than $1 billion in Northern Virginia transportation projects.

$21 Millon Investment Announced To Expand Refrigerated Warehouse Facility
February 1, 2019

Investment will add add over 100,000 square feet to existing cold storage warehouse facility in the City of Chesapeake.

Cider Firm Announces $1.56 Million Investment in Albemarle County
February 1, 2019

Investment will enable firm to more than quadruple its cider production.

FIRST® Tech Challenge VA Championship Event In February 2019
January 31, 2019

The FIRST® Tech Challenge VA Championship, sponsored by ECPI University, will be held on February 2, 2019…

Study On Transistors May Bring Innovations In Electronics, Sensing
January 31, 2019

The study has demonstrated micro/nano-scale transistors made of two-dimensional atomic thin materials that show high performance and low noise.

Sensing System Small Enough To Ride Aboard A Bumblebee Created
January 30, 2019

Engineers at the University of Washington (UW) have created a sensing system that is small enough to ride aboard a bumblebee.

Technology That Purifies Water While Preventing Biofouling Designed
January 30, 2019

Engineers at Washington University in St. Louis have designed a novel membrane technology that purifies water while preventing biofouling…

Nominations Accepted For 2019 Communication Awards
January 29, 2019

The Keck Futures Initiative -a program of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, with the support of the W.M. Keck Foundation – will award four $20,000 prizes in 2019 to…

2019 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit Scheduled
January 29, 2019

The 2019 MRS (Materials Research Society) Spring Meeting & Exhibit is the key forum to present research to an interdisciplinary and international audience.

Bipartisan Agreement on Coal Ash Clean Up Announced
January 28, 2019

Agreement sets parameters for the removal of more than 27 million cubic yards of coal ash from unlined ponds.

$2.5 Million Investment Announced for New Call Center and Research Facility
January 28, 2019

Investment will establish a new 20,000-square-foot call center and research facility.

NSF Grants Now Available for STEM Interships and Apprenticeships
January 25, 2019

H.R. 5509, as amended, establishes and authorizes funding for three NSF STEM grants.

ASCC DCC Eleventh Annual Award Winners Announced
January 25, 2019

The Decorative Concrete Council (DCC), a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), has announced the winners of its 11th annual Decorative Concrete Awards competition.

Foundation Awards $65,000 In Scholarships to Aspiring HVACR Technicians
January 24, 2019

Scholarship awards intended to aid aspiring HVACR technicians.

New Book Addresses Environmental Preservation Procedures For Waterways
January 24, 2019

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) published a new book titled, Inland Navigation: Environmental Sustainability.

Finger Support To Correct Deformities Developed
January 23, 2019

A Kennesaw State University engineering professor and her team of students have developed a new finger support that could ultimately help those…

Metamaterials Research Transforms Satellite Communications
January 23, 2019

Groundbreaking innovations on antenna technology, based on a collaboration between Lockheed Martin Space and Penn State, are now under consideration for…

New Model May Boost Efficiencies and Profits In Natural Gas Production
January 22, 2019

A new computational model could potentially boost efficiencies and profits in natural gas production by better predicting previously hidden fracture mechanics.

Autonomous 'Sensor Fish' Serves As Body Double
January 22, 2019

Hundreds of surrogate “fish” will be put to work at dams around the world through an agreement between…

Klöckner Pentaplast Announces Expansion of Louisa Production Facility
January 21, 2019

Firm will invest $25 million to expand its global production capacity for pharmaceutical and medical device packaging films.

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