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USDA Announces New Tool to Monitor Dams
June 24, 2015

A new web-based application, DamWatch, provides real-time monitoring of rainfall, snowmelt, stream flow and seismic events.

Transit Center Earns LEED Platinum Certification
June 23, 2015

The Greater Lynchburg Transit Company’s new Kemper Street Transfer Station, for which Wiley|Wilson provided engineering design services, was awarded LEED Platinum certification.

ICC 2015 Annual Conference and Public Comment Hearings Scheduled
June 22, 2015

Code enforcement and fire service officials, inspectors, architects, engineers, designers, PMG experts, pool and spa specialists, and other construction industry professionals are making plans to attend the International Code Council’s (ICC) 2015 Annual Conference and Public Comment Hearings…

SWE and DiscoverE’s Global Marathon Partner To Host TweetChat
June 19, 2015

To continue the conversation about millennials in the workforce, and in particular millennial women with careers in engineering and technology the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) and DiscoverE’s Global Marathon…

2015 Hampton Roads Small Business of the Year Award Received
June 18, 2015

BizWiz©® by KBH Business Management Systems (KBH) was named Small Business of the Year during the 31st Annual Hampton Roads Small Business of the Year Awards luncheon held June 12th.

Three New Courses For Automation and Instrumentation Technicians Introduced
June 17, 2015

The International Society of Automation (ISA) recently announced the introduction of three new courses for automation and instrumentation technicians…

ICC Submits Recommendations for Federal Strategies
June 16, 2015

The International Code Council (ICC) recently submitted its recommendations for inclusion in the Applied Technology Council’s ATC-117-1 Project Report.

NAVFAC Atlantic Schedules Industry Forum 2015 Webinar
June 15, 2015

Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Atlantic (NAVFAC Atlantic) will host its 2015 Industry Forum, held via Webinar, on June 17, 2015. The event will begin at 1:00 p.m. Eastern.

Manufacturing Growth In U.S. Accelerates
June 15, 2015

According to a report issued earlier this month by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM), a trade group of purchasing managers, manufacturing growth in the United States accelerated in May.

Wallops Island To Celebrate 70th Anniversary
June 12, 2015

Wallops Island is celebrating their 70th Anniversary with a grand open house and celebration on Saturday, June 27, 2015.

LIGHTFAIR® International 2015 Breaks All Records
June 11, 2015

LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) 2015 broke all registration and trade-show records with double-digit growth marking the largest staging in its 26-year history…

Plastics Industry Positioned to Meet Demands of Automotive Sector
June 10, 2015

SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association recently released a report titled, “Plastics Market Watch: Plastics in the Fast Lane,” that anticipates an increased use of plastics in automobiles…

RoboFest 2015 With Flight Demonstrations Scheduled
June 9, 2015

On June 14, the Academy of Model Aeronautics, the world’s largest organization representing those who fly model aircraft for recreation and educational purposes, and the Northern Virginia UAS Academy will host a flight demonstration for RoboFest 2015.

Grants To Improve Coastal Community Resilience Announced
June 9, 2015

Two new National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) grant programs will help coastal communities and their managers create on-the-ground projects to make them more resilient to the effects of extreme weather events, climate hazards, and changing ocean conditions.

Effort Launches To Make Navigating Traffic Lights Safer, Smarter and Cheaper
June 8, 2015

Virginia Tech Transportation Institute researchers’ new project could change the way motorists navigate through traffic lights, making the everyday action safer, smarter, and cheaper…

DuPont Awards Early Career Grants
June 8, 2015

DuPont has named nine young faculty members to its 2015 Class of DuPont Young Professors.

ASCC to Offer Legacy Safety Leadership Program at 2015 Conference
June 5, 2015

The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, MO, will offer the Legacy Safety Leadership Program on September 25, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at its Annual Conference in Dallas, TX.

Joint Venture Selected For New Design Contract
June 5, 2015

The U.S. Army’s Japan Engineer District has announced that the joint venture of Woolpert and KZF Design has been selected to provide full design and construction services …

Future of Urban Innovation: Startups Summit Announced
June 4, 2015

The U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and Columbia University are co-hosting the first-ever Future of Urban Innovation: Startups Summit.

MWH Global Commits to Veterans Employment Initiative
June 4, 2015

MWH Global, an engineering, consulting and construction firm focused on water and natural resources, recently announced plans to participate in the nationwide Joining Forces initiative…

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…

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