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NEWS ARCHIVE
ASCC 2017 Safety Awards Announced
October 3, 2018

Concrete contractors with exemplary safety records for 2017 were recognized by the Safety & Risk Management Council (SRMC) of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC)…

Proven Techniques For Measuring Oxygen Transfer In Updated Standard
October 3, 2018

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has recently announced that Standard Guidelines for In-Process Oxygen Transfer Testing (ASCE/EWRI 18-18) describes several proven techniques…

AASHTO Announces New Executive Director
October 2, 2018

New executive director will assume his new role when the current executive director, Frederick “Bud” Wright, retires December 31, 2018.

New Technology May Turbocharge Electrical Efficiency
October 2, 2018

An internal combustion engine similar to the one in your car could play a key role in making electrical generation far more efficient.

The George Washington University To Host ScienceWriters 2018
October 1, 2018

The George Washington University (GW) is set to host ScienceWriters 2018, a joint meeting of the National Association of Science Writers and the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing.

Celebrate National LED Light Day
October 1, 2018

On Oct. 7th, celebrate the man who lit the way to modern lighting technology.

Fall 2018 Explore Engineering Weekend Registration Opens
September 28, 2018

Registration is now open for Sweet Briar College’s Fall Explore Engineering Weekend for High School Girls, October 26-27.

George Mason University Team Receives NSF Grant
September 28, 2018

The Volgenau School of Engineering, at George Mason University, recently announced that a team of researchers has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to introduce a more active-learning approach…

Fifth Annual RamHacks Event Held
September 27, 2018

The fifth annual RamHacks, held September 22-23 in Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Engineering’s East Hall, brought together 320 students from universities across the region…

First Flight Venture Center Earns 2018 Grant
September 27, 2018

First Flight Venture Center (First Flight), a Research Triangle Park-based science and technology incubator for North Carolina entrepreneurs, has been awarded a $125,000 grant by the…

AASHTO Announces New President and Vice President
September 26, 2018

Carlos Braceras P.E., executive director of the Utah Department of Transportation, will serve as the association’s new president and Missouri DOT Director Patrick McKenna as its new vice president.

IEEE Richmond Section Announces First Presentation Of Tech Talks Series
September 26, 2018

Dr. Carl Elks will be discussing the current state of clean energy and how it can be applied to our energy systems.

"Hurricane Irma | Lessons Learned" Webinar Scheduled
September 25, 2018

During this already active hurricane season, the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) will host a webinar about lessons learned from 2017’s Hurricane Irma…

DOE Issues Request For Information
September 25, 2018

DOE seeks to gain a greater perspective on the direction of the emerging smart technology market, including any energy efficiency trends or issues with respect to appliances or equipment incorporating smart technologies.

Monogram Foods Announces $30 million Manufacturing Operation Expansion
September 24, 2018

The firm will expand its manufacturing operation, Monogram Snacks, in Henry County.

Researchers Seek To Develop Bio-Inspired Imaging Technique
September 24, 2018

As fans across the country look forward to the upcoming baseball World Series, the physical demands placed on pitchers continues to contribute to an ever increasing number of them requiring…

AHRI Announces 2018 Leadership Forum
September 21, 2018

Event is designed to feature dynamic speakers, stronger peer networking opportunities, and leadership presentations.

Researchers Develop Laser That Uses Light To Create Sound
September 21, 2018

Lasing system transformed into a tunable system that makes mechanical energy.

Team Awarded Grant To Address Need For STEM Teachers
September 20, 2018

A multidisciplinary team of Christopher Newport University (CNU) faculty has been awarded a $1.1 million grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to help address the critical need for…

Project Initiated To Study Wickless Heat Pipes
September 20, 2018

Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute initiated the Constrained Vapor Bubble (CVB) project to study these wickless heat pipes for use in near-zero gravity environments for aerospace applications.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Addenda to Standard 55-2017
September 19, 2018

Public and stakeholder review and comment sought for the purpose of developing consensus standards.

Data Centers May Help Ease Strain On National Electric Grid
September 19, 2018

Researchers from UW-Madison and the University of Chicago will explore the idea that data centers could make the power grid more flexible…

Future City Competition Announces 2018-19 Theme
September 18, 2018

Future City is asking middle school students to respond to the challenge of Powering Our Future and design an electrical grid that can withstand and quickly recover from the impact of a natural disaster.

Community Development Block Grant Funding Announced
September 18, 2018

14 localities to receive funding for housing rehabilitation, downtown revitalization, and water and sewer projects.


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