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New Way To Make Soft Robots Less Bulky
October 28, 2019

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a way to build soft robots that are compact, portable and multifunctional.

What Is Phytoremediation?
October 25, 2019

Phytoremediation, the use of green plants to repair unhealthy soil, has sparked the curiosity of…

Virtual Power Harnessed To Address Nuclear Sciences' Complex Challenges
October 25, 2019

Scientists harness the power of high-performance computing to tackle reactor design and performance challenges.

Firm Announces $1.16 Million Investment In New Facility
October 24, 2019

Investment will enable expansion of warehouse and distribution operations.

9th Annual STEM Essay Contest Announced
October 24, 2019

STEM Essay Contest is for young women in their senior year of high school.

Wagman Receives Two DBIA Regional Awards
October 23, 2019

Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc. accepted two awards at the 2019 Design-Build Institute of America Mid-Atlantic Region Awards Night (DBIA-MAR)…

ASCC 2018 Safety Awards Announced
October 23, 2019

Concrete contractors with exemplary safety records for 2018 were recognized by the Safety & Risk Management Council (SRMC) of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC)…

AHRTI Project 9013 Final Report Publication Announced
October 22, 2019

Primary objective was evaluation of refrigerant dispersal under various room-scale release conditions.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Guideline 12-2000R
October 22, 2019

Public and stakeholder review and comment sought for the purpose of developing consensus standards.

USACE Awards $49.9 Million Geospatial Contract
October 21, 2019

Woolpert joint venture will provide bathymetric and topographic lidar and imagery around the world in support of Joint Airborne Lidar Bathymetry Technical Center of Expertise.

TCI Announces Regional Policy Development Process Updates
October 21, 2019

Comments requested on draft regional policy framework.

Study Suggests Visa Policies May Be Obstacle For Hiring By Startups
October 18, 2019

New technology start-up companies face uneven playing field in talent acquisition process.

Radford University Awards On-Call Professional Services Contract
October 18, 2019

Contract includes a wide range of provided services with four one-year renewals.

Study Shows Fire Blankets Can Protect Buildings From Wildfires
October 17, 2019

Researchers conduct the first study to scientifically assesses this method of defense.

DEQ Issues Permits For New Solar Projects
October 17, 2019

New solar projects will generate 192 megawatts of electricity.

AASHTO Announces Presentation of Major Awards
October 16, 2019

Four major awards presented at the organization’s annual meeting.

Transistors and Electronic Devices Made Entirely From Thread
October 16, 2019

A team of Tufts University engineers has developed a transistor made from linen thread, enabling them to create electronic devices made entirely of thin threads…

Fundamental Barrier To Accuracy Uncovered
October 15, 2019

As researchers continue to push the limits of imaging, a scientist at Washington University in St. Louis has uncovered a fundamental barrier to accuracy when it comes to…

2019 America’s Transportation Awards Competition Winners Announced
October 15, 2019

Grand Prize and People’s Choice award winners announced.

Remote Monitoring For Managing Ecosystems and Agriculture Developed
October 14, 2019

By tracking wavelengths of light beyond the visible spectrum, tools like spectrometers pick up unique signatures of plants’ biochemical makeup…

Advancing Our Knowledge Of Floating Wind Farms
October 14, 2019

The collaborative study aimed to better understand how the wake effects of large wind farm arrays decrease power output and reduce the lifespan of the turbines.

Forestry Products Company Announces $31.75 Million Facilities Expansion
October 11, 2019

Company is committing to source 100 percent of its net new timber purchases from the Commonwealth.

Exploring Differences Between Square and Round Hay Bales
October 11, 2019

A recent Sustainable, Secure Food blog explores the reasons behind the different shapes in hay bales.

NAE Announces Award Winners
October 10, 2019

NAE presents two awards for extraordinary impact on the engineering profession.

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