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FIRST Robotics Competition Grants Available By Raytheon
September 13, 2016

Funding for a limited number of FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) teams in Hampton Roads will be available through a generous grant by Raytheon.

CPAA To Merge With ASCC
September 12, 2016

Bev Garnant, executive director of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, recently announced that the Concrete Polishing Association of America, (CPAA) will merge with ASCC.

Grant Earned To Produce Nuclear Radiation Energy-Harvesting Device
September 12, 2016

Lei Zuo, associate professor of mechanical engineering at Virginia Tech, was recently awarded a Department of Energy Nuclear Engineering research grant to develop nuclear radiation energy harvesting and…

Tencarva Machinery Company Announces New Acquisitions
September 9, 2016

Tencarva Machinery Company LLC, based in Greensboro, N. C., has acquired Dixie Pump & Machine Works in Brookhaven, Miss., plus the assets of a portion of Predictive Maintenance Consultants…

Company Selected For ‘Best University Startups’ Event
September 9, 2016

Sanyal Biotechnology, a company that has flourished with the support of Virginia Commonwealth University’s (VCU) Innovation Gateway, will participate in…

TCA 2016 Annual Convention To Be Held In Denver
September 8, 2016

Event will feature outdoor demonstrations, seminars and an awards gala.

University To Spend $75 Million To Develop Innovation-Focused Curriculum
September 8, 2016

Expenditure to include new buildings and initiatives including a caged drone facility.

Meat Processing Plant Announces Expansion
September 7, 2016

T&E Meats to spend more than $600,000 on facility expansion.

Conversion Factor For Water Heater UEF Proposed
September 7, 2016

DOE publishes supplemental notice of proposed rulemaking for water heater conversion factor.

Craft Brewery To Expand Alexandria Facility
September 6, 2016

Alexandria-based brewery to invest $2.68 million in facility expansion.

ASHRAE Issues Call for Comments - Standard 34-2013
September 6, 2016

ASHRAE issues call for public comment on several addendum to Standard 34-2013.

New Grocery Planned To Open In Gloucester County
September 2, 2016

Conceptual site plan proposes an 18,850-square-foot store.

Researchers Develop Novel Approach To Materials Characterization
September 2, 2016

Researchers use Bayesian statistical methods to glean new insights into the structure of materials.

Five States In SASHTO Region Win Transporattion Awards
September 1, 2016

Five states win awards in the America’s Transportation Awards competition.

AASHTO Awarded A New Cooperative Agreement By FHWA
September 1, 2016

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has awarded a new five year cooperative agreement.

HRECC Awards Contract For Dispatching Facilities Upgrade
August 31, 2016

The Harrisonburg-Rockingham Emergency Communications Center (HRECC) in Harrisonburg, Virginia has awarded a multi-year contract.

Global Connections Day Addresses Building Codes, Standards and Climate Change
August 31, 2016

Global Connections Day, sponsored by the International Code Council (ICC) Family of Companies, will convene on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 in Kansas City, MO in conjunction with…

HU Partners To Promote Space Exploration
August 30, 2016

Hampton University (HU) has partnered with the Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) and the new Virginia Earth Science Scholars Academy (VESSS) to connect high school students with NASA to…

Funding To Secure Internet-Connected Devices Received
August 30, 2016

George Mason University researchers are exploring how the monitoring of analog signals could be a low-cost way to assess the cybersecurity safety of devices connected to…

Vulnerabilities in iPhone, iPad Operating System Discovered
August 29, 2016
ASHRAE Extends Public Comment Deadline
August 29, 2016

ASHRAE has extended the public comment deadline on Addendum h to ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 15-2013.

New 20-Megawatt Utility-Scale Solar Facility To Be Built
August 26, 2016

Utility-scale solar facility to be built in Northampton County on Virginia’s Eastern Shore.

New Course Covers Fundamentals of Fenestration
August 26, 2016

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has announced the introduction of a new offering from the association’s education program. The “Fundamentals of Fenestration”…

Team Wins Second Annual Union Innovation Challenge
August 25, 2016

X-rays have saved untold lives since their discovery in the late 19th century, but they’ve always come with a risk of excessive radiation.

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