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NEWS ARCHIVE
Tweet Chat to Inspire Powerful Ideas
June 3, 2015

The Society of Women Engineers will host a tweet chat with Verizon to Shed Light on Opportunities for Women to Submit their Innovative ideas for a chance to win Verizon’s Powerful Answers Award.

ASCC Schedules 14th Annual Conference
June 3, 2015

The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, MO, will hold its fourteenth Annual Conference September 24-27, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency – Dallas, TX.

CESSE Announces Keynote Speakers for 2015 Annual Meeting
June 2, 2015

The Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives (CESSE) will host its Annual Meeting in Norfolk, Virginia.

Researchers Invent New Self-powering Camera
June 1, 2015

A research team led by Shree K. Nayar, T.C. Chang Professor of Computer Science at Columbia Engineering, has invented a prototype video camera that is the first to be fully self-powered…

New Observational Solar Weather Model Developed
June 1, 2015

Scientists now have an observational framework to help predict solar weather and how it will affect Earth.

Twisting Nanofibers To Create Tougher Structures
June 1, 2015

Researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) have created new structures that exploit the electromechanical properties of specific nanofibers to stretch to up to seven times their length…

"$ave Energy—Build to Code"
May 29, 2015

By choosing energy-efficient materials and supplies, homeowners can make positive changes to both inside and outside environments, thus creating better homes and businesses and more sustainable communities.

WoodWorks Hosts Seminar in Virginia
May 29, 2015

The Wood Products Council’s WoodWorks program is hosting a seminar in Richmond, Va.

NATE Announces New Partnership with Rees Scholarship Foundation
May 29, 2015

A new partnership has been announced between North American Technical Excellence (NATE) and the Rees Scholarship Foundation to support new students studying to enter the HVACR and water heating industry.

HMTAP Contract Awarded
May 28, 2015

The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded Dewberry, a nationally recognized professional services firm, a Hazard Mitigation Technical Assistance Program (HMTAP) contract.

ANSI Announces Approval of AHRI Standards
May 28, 2015

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has announced approval of ten (10) AHRI standards.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Members For New Project Committees
May 27, 2015

ASHRAE has issued a call for members to serve on new project committees.

DOE Extends Comment Period - Announces Public Meeting
May 27, 2015

The Department of Energy (DOE) has issued three pre-publication announcements extending the comment period for three rulemakings and has announced a public meeting with respect to water heater conversion factor rulemaking.

Solar Pool Heating Standard Initiative Announced
May 26, 2015

The International Code Council (ICC), Solar Rating and Certification Corporation (SRCC) and Association of Pool and Spa Professionals (APSP) announce an initiative to develop a new standard addressing solar pool heating and cooling systems…

Massive Trove of Driver Research Data Will Be Shared
May 26, 2015

The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute has won a $16.4 million contract from the Transportation Research Board that will make available thousands of hours’ worth of naturalistic driving data available to researchers across the auto and highway industry.

AHRI Publishes Final Research Report on Flammable Refrigerants
May 22, 2015

The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has announced the publication of the final report for Research Project 8009, Risk Assessment of Refrigeration Systems Using A2L Flammable Refrigerants.

"Water Safe, Water Smart—Build to Code"
May 21, 2015

As families move outdoors to enjoy warm weather this spring and summer, special precautions should be taken to ensure outdoor areas are safe from potential hazards.

Final Call For Papers - International Conference On Composite/Nano Engineering
May 20, 2015

The twenty-third annual international conference on Composite/Nano Engineering (ICCE-23) will be held in Chenjdu, China on July 12 – 18, 2015.

AHRI Publishes Updated Commercial Boiler Testing and Rating Standard
May 20, 2015

The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute’s (AHRI) Heating Standards Subcommittee has voted to approve for publication ANSI/AHRI Standard 1500, Performance Rating of Commercial Space Heating Boilers.

Clark Nexsen Celebrates 95 Years
May 19, 2015

Award-winning, full-service architecture and engineering firm, Clark Nexsen, celebrates its 95th year in business by unveiling a new logo and brand identity.

Manufacturing DaySM 2015 Welcomes Silver and Bronze Sponsors
May 18, 2015

The roster of Manufacturing DaySM 2015 sponsors recently grew as the following organizations pledged their support to this national movement.

AHRI Continues Work on Liquid Chiller Standard Revisions
May 18, 2015

The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute’s (AHRI) Liquid Chillers Engineering Committee and Lab Subcommittee have announced continued efforts to update ANSI/AHRI Standards 550/590 (I-P)-2011 and 551/591 (SI)-2011, Performance Rating of Water-Chilling and Water-Heating Packages Using the Vapor Compression Cycle.

Manufacturing DaySM 2015 Welcomes Gold Sponsors
May 15, 2015

The Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) has joined Manufacturing DaySM 2015 as a Gold Sponsor…

DOE Forum to Explore Bonding and Joining Technologies
May 15, 2015

The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Building Technologies Office (BTO) is developing a plan to guide research and development (R&D) related to advanced joining technologies, particularly as they relate to the HVACR and appliance industry.


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