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AHRI Announces Publication of New Standards Versions
August 19, 2019

Newly published versions modify the existing 2008 edition.

New Book Uses Case Studies To Focus On Steel Structure Failures
August 16, 2019

The American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) new publication, Failure Case Studies: Steel Structures provides case studies of…

AHRI and ACCA Announce Scholarship Awards
August 16, 2019

Scholarships totaling $62,000 awarded to students studying to become technicians.

Study Finds Field Reversal Took Longer Than Previously Thought
August 15, 2019

Earth’s magnetic field seems steady and true — reliable enough to navigate by.

ACI Launches ‘Exploration Clean’ Game
August 15, 2019

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) has enhanced and expanded its “Exploration Clean” online experience to further help teach middle-school students…

Route 7 Corridor Improvements Underway In Northern Virginia
August 14, 2019

Construction has started on approximately seven miles of improvements along Route 7 in Fairfax County, Virginia.

Technology That Speeds Healing and Prevents Infection Invented
August 14, 2019

Recently, scientists have been exploring tissue engineering to treat wounds and promote better healing.

Paving Tool Kit Assembled
August 13, 2019

The joint Paving Committee of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), and the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, has assembled a Paving Tool Kit…

Fan Energy Index Coming To 2019 Edition of ASHRAE/IES 90.1
August 13, 2019

When it is published later this quarter, the 2019 edition of ASHRAE/IES 90.1, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, will be the first standard, code…

Researchers Discover An Ancient Survival Strategy Still Used In The Pacific
August 12, 2019

Microorganisms breath arsenic to get energy.

Three New Solar Power Systems Installed at State Facilities
August 12, 2019

New solar power systems will total over one megawatt in size, offsetting up to 26 percent of agency energy needs.

Researchers Develop New Type of Origami
August 9, 2019

New hybrid origami allows for reprogrammable mechanical properties.

DOE Issues Response To Gas Industry Petition
August 9, 2019

Response announces Federal Register pre-publication notice regarding interpretive rule request.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Addenda to Standard 52.2-2017 and 90.4-2016
August 8, 2019

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

Researchers Determine 'Perfect' Stress Cloak Not Possible
August 8, 2019

Study’s results have all but shattered the dream of perfecting an ‘invisibility’ cloak for stress waves.

Distiller Announces Expansion Investment To Quadruple Current Production
August 7, 2019

Project represents Sussex County’s first AFID award.

Researchers Investigate Transformation To A Circular Carbon Economy
August 7, 2019

An alternate economic approach that focuses on reuse, recovery and recycling of carbon-containing materials.

Firm Announces $1 Million Expansion
August 6, 2019

Investment will fund expansion of customer service center and additional parts space.

AHRI Announces Guideline N Updates
August 6, 2019

Significant changes to refrigerant container color protocol will commence in January 2020.

Amazon, Inc. Announces New Specialty Fulfillment and Last-Mile Delivery Center
August 5, 2019

New facility will be an addition to the company’s 10 existing fulfillment and sortation centers.

NFPA Announces New Training Bundle Development
August 5, 2019

New bundle presented in a 4-module, 4-hour self-paced training program.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Addenda to Multiple Standards
August 2, 2019

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

Virginia STEM Education Commission Established
August 2, 2019

Commission will develop a State STEM plan to prepare Virginia’s students for the STEM jobs of the future.

New Rooftop Solar Facility Installed at VDOF Headquarters Building
August 1, 2019

The new 120 kilowatt rooftop solar facility is expected to offset energy usage and reduce energy costs.

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