video overview

IIr Associates, Inc.
Publisher of The Virginia Engineer

Print-Publishing Services
Web Site Design-Coding-Hosting
Business Consulting

Phone: (804) 779-3527

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Addenda to Standard 62.1-2016 and Standard 189.1-2017
May 31, 2019

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

Firm Announces $46 Million Investment to Acquire and Expand Sky Valley Foods
May 30, 2019

Acquisition will mark the establishment of the firm’s first East Coast production facility in the City of Danville.

Woolpert Announces Acquisition of Geomatics Data Solutions
May 30, 2019

Acquisition will enable firm to expand and deepen its geospatial service offerings.

New Publication Offers Overview of Computational Fluid Dynamics
May 29, 2019

Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) has proven to be a valuable tool for designing new and retrofitting existing water, wastewater, and stormwater systems.

New Desalination Method For Hypersaline Brines Developed
May 29, 2019

Hypersaline brines—water that contains high concentrations of dissolved salts and whose saline levels are higher than ocean water—are a growing environmental concern around the world.

Firm Announces Investment To Expand Existing Operation
May 28, 2019

Firm will invest $200,000 to expand its existing operation in Montgomery County, Virginia.

New Fabric Threads Can Detect Gases
May 28, 2019

Woven textile detectors could be used in public health, workplace safety, military and rescue applications.

AASHTO Releases 2019 UAS/Drone Survey
May 24, 2019

Survey shows how state DOTs using drone technology in new ways.

New Publication Addresses Dynamics of Hydrological Cycle
May 24, 2019

The American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) new book, Statistical Analysis of Hydrologic Variables: Methods and Applications provides…

Applications Sought For 2019 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence
May 23, 2019

Cash prizes totaling $1 million will be awarded to 18 of America’s best public high school skilled trades teachers or teacher teams and their programs.

Study Focuses On Health Impacts From Oil and Natural Gas Extraction
May 23, 2019

Measurements of hazardous air pollutant concentrations at odds with documented poor health outcomes.

Using Recycled Water To Irrigate Crops Studied
May 22, 2019

Study attempts to identify consumer preferences regarding irrigation sources for crops.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Multiple Addenda to Standard 90.1.2016
May 22, 2019

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

Researchers Focus On Converting Apple Waste Into Edible Products
May 21, 2019

Creating value-added products from waste is primary goal of the research.

Firm To Establish New Service And Operations Center
May 21, 2019

New York City-based firm will make an investment of over $300,000.

$668,000 Investment To Create A New Hard Cider Production Facility Announced
May 20, 2019

Company will become the City of Alexandria’s first Virginia Farm Winery-licensed production facility.

DOE Announces $33.5 Million In Research Funding
May 20, 2019

Funding provided for early-stage research and development of advanced building construction techniques to reduce energy bills.

SAME Announces Presentation of 2019 Sustaining Member Award
May 17, 2019

Award recognizes contributions through Society leadership positions, support of outreach and mentoring programs, and other related Society activities.

Firm Announces $1 Billion Investment To Expand Manufacturing Operation
May 17, 2019

Expansion will add 120,000 square feet to existing 1.1 million-square-foot manufacturing facility.

New Material Expands and Contracts In Response To Light
May 16, 2019

Just as controlled-release medications slowly dole out their cargo after they experience a pH change in the body, implanted “artificial muscles” could someday…

Simulating The Sounds Of Stars
May 16, 2019

Sound may not be able to travel through the vacuum of space.

Tool To Battle Space Debris In Development
May 15, 2019

A team of researchers from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is building a semi-autonomous trash collector for space, which they have fittingly named OSCaR.

New Study Finds Human Body Constantly Corrects To Stay Upright
May 15, 2019

Runners constantly—and unconsciously—make minor corrections to their running form to keep their bodies upright, a recent study has found.

New Manual of Practice Examines the Design and Use of Wood Poles
May 14, 2019

The American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) new book, Wood Pole Structures for Electrical Transmission Lines

Older News Items  -----   Newer News Items
The Virginia Engineer on facebook
The Virginia Engineer RSS Feed