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2017-2018 ECS Toyota Fellowship Requesting Proposals
January 17, 2017

The Electrochemical Society (ECS), in partnership with the Toyota Research Institute of North America (TRINA), a division of Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc. (TEMA), is requesting proposals…

Data From Pan-STARRS Publicly Released
January 17, 2017

The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) in Baltimore, Maryland, in conjunction with the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy in Honolulu, Hawaii, publicly released data from Pan-STARRS — the Panoramic Survey Telescope & Rapid Response System …

HVACR Industry Alliance Outlines Policy Priorities
January 13, 2017

Industry Alliance makes new administration aware of HVACR priorities for upcoming congressional action.

Spring 2017 Explore Engineering Weekend Registration Opens
January 12, 2017

Registration is now live for Sweet Briar College’s Spring 2017 Explore Engineering Weekend…

2017 Autonomous Vehicle Cross-Country Road Tour Announced
January 12, 2017

Officials with The Alliance for Transportation Innovation ( recently announced plans for a coast-to-coast autonomous vehicle road trip…

Bart Kamen Memorial Scholarship Application Open
January 11, 2017

FIRST Chesapeake has announced that the 2017 Bart Kamen Memorial FIRST Scholarship application is now open!

Updated Steel Cables For Buildings Standard Published
January 11, 2017

Standard ASCE/SEI 19-16, Structural Application of Steel Cables for Buildings, provides requirements for the structural design, fabrication, and installation of cables…

Energy Star Commercial Boiler Specification Issued
January 10, 2017

Final specification includes information on the “Partner Commitments” to be included in the Energy Star program.

Updated Gas Shutoff Standard Published
January 9, 2017

Standard ANSI/ASCE/SEI 25-16, Earthquake-Actuated Automatic Gas Shutoff Devices, provides current minimum functionality requirements for earthquake-actuated automatic gas shutoff devices and systems.

LIGHTFAIR® International 2018 Scheduled
January 9, 2017

LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) will produce its 2018 trade show and conference in Chicago…

Registration Open For World of Concrete 2017
January 6, 2017

January 12th is the final day to register for World of Concrete 2017.

FIRST Chesapeake 2017 District Championship Announced
January 6, 2017

Join FIRST Chesapeake for the 2017 District Championship at Virginia Commonwealth University’s Siegel Center.

Students Win Four Awards At National Conference
January 5, 2017

Four Virginia Commonwealth University students were among the top-ranked, undergraduate researchers honored for their skills at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students…

Top Finisher In National Airport Design Contest Announced
January 5, 2017

An Old Dominion University doctoral engineering graduate has designed a “simulation-based optimization framework” to decrease both the delays and the cost of runway operations.

Dismal Swamp Canal Closed Indefinitely
January 4, 2017

Officials at the Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have announced that the Dismal Swamp Canal will be closed indefinitely.

Appalachia Advancing Project To Identify Opportunities
January 4, 2017

A national group of thought leaders recently convened at Shepherd University’s Center for Regional Innovation to discuss the Appalachia Advancing project.

City Awards $1.98 Million Contract For Urban Design Plan
January 3, 2017

Bridge replacement project estimated to cost $23 million.

Final Rule Issued To Mitigate Stream Damage From Coal Mining
January 3, 2017

New regulation updates requirements in place since 1983.

Accomack County Awards $2 Million Contract
December 30, 2016

Contract to cover renovation and new construction at the Accomack County Health Department building.

$3 Million Historic Building Rehabilitation Plan Announced
December 30, 2016

Structure is anticipated to become new home of a textile manufacturing business.

Hurt & Proffitt Acquires Anderson & Associates
December 29, 2016

Hurt & Proffitt (H&P) and Anderson & Associates, Inc. (A&A), are excited to announce that they are combining the two employee-owned companies.

Dates and New Contests For Solar Decathlon 2017 Announced
December 29, 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2017 student design competition, which challenges collegiate teams to design, build and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient and attractive, will take place October 5 – 15, 2017…

Frederick County Wins $30 Million Consolidation Project
December 28, 2016

Headquarters consolidation project represents continuation of a 35-year relationship with Frederick County.

Transportation Projects Garner $3.6 Million in Grant Funding
December 28, 2016

Newport News receives funding for five transportation related projects.

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