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$300,000 Community Block Grant Awarded
October 28, 2015

A $300,000 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) has been awarded to Albemarle County.

Cold Weather Concrete Paving Webinar Scheduled
October 28, 2015

Forecasters are predicting a brutal winter ahead, and whether you experience moderate-to-extreme drops in temperature or a little or a lot of winter precipitation, now is a good time to revisit some of the basic…

New Innovation Identifies Electronic Stealth Attacks
October 26, 2015

Imagine millions of lines of instructions. Then try and picture how one extremely tiny anomaly could be found in almost real-time and prevent a cyber security attack.

Changes to Refrigerant Management Requirements Proposed
October 26, 2015

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a pre-publication Federal Register notice proposing amendments to the refrigerant management requirements under Section 608 of the Clean Air Act.

Light and Technology In A New Language At LIGHTFAIR® International 2016
October 23, 2015

Light, technology and design will converge to reveal new solutions, new knowledge and new discoveries at LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) 2016.

Route 27/244 Interchange Project Completed
October 22, 2015

Construction is complete on the $48.5 million Route 27/244 Interchange Modification Project in Arlington County, Va., including complete replacement of the bridge structure.

Invent It. Build It. Program To Run Adjacent To WE15
October 21, 2015

The Society of Women Engineers’ (SWE) Invent It. Build It. program turns the phrase “When I grow up I want to be an Astronaut,” from a dream into a reality for young girls showing an early interest in STEM.

Standards Revision For Liquid Chillers Approved
October 20, 2015

The Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has announced that the Liquid Chillers Engineering Committee and Lab Subcommittee met to finalize revisions for ANSI/AHRI Standards 550/590 (I-P)-2011 and 551/591 (SI)-2011.

AISES ASSIST Travel Grant Deadline Extended
October 20, 2015

The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) has announced that the application deadline has been extended to October 27th, 2015.

InZoneAlert Vest Could Save Lives
October 19, 2015

Working at a construction site is loud, dirty, and often dangerous. Roadside construction workers deal with the added risk of being struck by car or truck as it passes through a work zone…

Wood Week Events Include Mass Timber Solutions, Free Project Support
October 16, 2015

In honor of Wood Week, WoodWorks-The Wood Products Council is hosting a webinar on mass timber offices using nail laminated timber.

WE15 Conference and Career Fair Scheduled
October 15, 2015

Nashville, Tenn. will set the stage this year for a week of education, networking and celebration at the world’s largest conference and career fair for women in engineering and technology. Hosted by The Society of Women Engineers (SWE), WE15 will draw some…

Wireless @ Virginia Tech To Host International Student Competition
October 14, 2015

Virginia Tech will host Spectrum — ShaRC, an adaptive and cognitive student radio design contest for students anywhere around the world.

NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic Graduates 2015 ELP
October 13, 2015

Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Mid-Atlantic graduated 30 employees from its 2015 Emerging Leadership Program (ELP) class on September 25 at Naval Station Norfolk.

Wiley|Wilson Celebrates Employee-Ownership Month
October 12, 2015

Wiley|Wilson, a 100-percent employee-owned company, is pleased to celebrate Employee-Ownership Month this October 2015…

Grant Awarded To Focus On Smart City Infrastructure
October 9, 2015

Smart cities with integrated power grids, wireless communications, and intelligent transportation networks could improve everyday life for millions of people, but they would also be vulnerable…

ASCC Holds 14th Annual Conference
October 9, 2015

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

AISES Announces ASSIST Travel Grant
October 8, 2015

The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) along with other minority professional engineering society partners was awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to increase the diversification of the engineering professorate.

VCU School of Business Hosts 25th Real Estate Trends Conference
October 7, 2015

Erik Qualman, who spawned the “Socialnomics” movement with his book of the same name, will speak at the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Business’ 25th annual Real Estate Trends Conference.

ASCC 2014 Safety Awards Announced
October 7, 2015

Concrete contractors with exemplary safety records for 2014 were recognized on September 24th by the Safety & Risk Management Council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC)…

WoodWorks 2016 Extends Nomination Deadline For U.S. Wood Design Awards
October 6, 2015

WoodWorks, an educational initiative providing free technical support and resources related to the design and construction of non-residential and multi-family wood buildings, is accepting nominations for its 2016 U.S. Wood Design Awards.

2015 Global Plastics Summit Announced
October 6, 2015

Global Plastics Summit (GPS) to be held on October 28-30, 2015 in Chicago.

ICE IoT Conference Scheduled
October 5, 2015

IBM Continuous Engineering for the Internet of Things (ICE IoT) conference is scheduled to be held November 3-4, 2015.

New Technology May Enable Smart Devices To Recognize, Interpret Sign Language
October 2, 2015

A smart device that translates sign language while being worn on the wrist could potentially bridge the current communications gap…

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