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$291 Million in ‘State of Good Repair’ Grants Announced
November 18, 2020

Investment to improve the reliability and safety of America’s rail network.

Company Announces $7.9 Million To Expand Operations
November 18, 2020

Investment will fund three large production plants, a welding shop, and a new rail spur line to serve the facility.

2020 Virtual MRS Spring/Fall Meeting & Exhibit Scheduled
November 17, 2020

MRS will convene the joint 2020 MRS Spring/Fall Meeting & Exhibit, originally scheduled for November 27 – December 4, as a fully virtual event.

AASHTO Announces Election Of New President
November 17, 2020

New AASHTO President to emphasize workforce development and diversity.

Liquid Nanofoam May Be A Game Changer
November 16, 2020

A liquid nanofoam liner undergoing testing could prolong the safe use of football helmets…

Coating Materials To Protect Equipment In Space Studied
November 16, 2020

The harsh conditions that equipment, satellites, and spacecraft are subject to in space pose significant challenges.

NRDC Files Lawsuit Against Department of Energy
November 13, 2020

Complaint alleges deadlines for 27 different energy conservation standards overdue.

Winners Announced In 2020 America’s Transportation Awards Contest
November 13, 2020

Panel of judges award grand prize and online voters decide the people’s choice award.

LightFair 2021 Postponed To Fall
November 12, 2020

LightFair 2021 will be postponed until October 2021…

Taking Cues From Nature To Develop 3D Photodetectors
November 12, 2020

Researchers used some architectural features from spider webs to develop the technology.

Could Wood Light Up Homes Of The Future?
November 11, 2020

Researchers have developed a bio-based, luminescent, water-resistant wood film.

Company Announces $2.3 Million Investment In New Facility
November 11, 2020

Company will build new wine production facility, tasting room, and event space.

IES and Garden Light LED Release New eLearning Course
November 10, 2020

The Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) and Garden Light LED have collaborated to release Learn Night Light: Observe, Design, Refine…

Researchers Study How Snakes 'See' In The Dark
November 10, 2020

Certain species of snake – think pit vipers, boa constrictors and pythons, among others – are able to find and capture prey with uncanny accuracy, even in total darkness.

Largest Infrastructure Project in Virginia’s History Announced
November 9, 2020

Groundbreaking event marks commencement of $3.8 billion Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel Expansion Project.

NIBS Rebrands Council to Focus on Building Information Management
November 9, 2020

BIM Council will lead the development of U.S. information management standards and building processes.

E-Fest Careers Virtual Event Tomorrow
November 6, 2020

Virtual event features unique interactive sessions, entrepreneurship and hot industries tracks, networking opportunities, and more for students and early-career engineers.

Alliance Will Streamline Development of Regional Offshore Wind Resources
November 6, 2020

to advance offshore wind projects in the region and promote the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic United Sates as a hub for offshore wind energy and industry.

New Approach For Artificial Intelligence-based Models Developed
November 5, 2020

The new mathematical framework could produce greater efficiency, precision and innovation for computer models used in many fields of research.

Variance In Regional Soil Health Studied
November 5, 2020

Not all outcomes are equal amongst farms. While one practice may benefit one, it may bring challenges to another depending on location.

Publication Provides State-of-the-Practice for Wind Loads at Industrial Facilities
November 4, 2020

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Publications latest committee report, Wind Load Design of Petrochemical and Other Industrial Facilities, Second Edition

Project Aims To Turn Corn Waste Into Jet Fuel
November 4, 2020

One of the significant challenges for renewable alternative fuels could be solved if a consortium of research laboratories…

ASTM International Cancels All In-Person Standards Meetings Through February 2021
November 3, 2020

In light of COVID-19 and ongoing safety concerns for members and staff, ASTM International announced recently that all scheduled in-person…

IES Introduces The Lighting Library™
November 3, 2020

The Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) is proud to introduce The Lighting Library™ which updates, expands, and replaces the 2010 Lighting Handbook…

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