video overview

IIr Associates, Inc.
Publisher of The Virginia Engineer

Print-Publishing Services
Web Site Design-Coding-Hosting
Business Consulting

Phone: (804) 779-3527

EPA Announces Release of Annual GHG Report
May 10, 2018

Annual report on greenhouse gas emissions highlights continued reductions between 2015 and 2016.

DOE Announces $34.5 Million In Funding For Building Technology R&D
May 9, 2018

Funding will be issued through two opportunities: Buildings Energy Efficiency Frontiers & Innovation Technologies (BENEFIT) 2018 and Solid-State Lighting Research.

Stelpro Announces New Virginia Representative
May 9, 2018
VCU’s School of Engineering Changes Its Name
May 8, 2018

Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Engineering is now the VCU College of Engineering.

Discovery of Little-Known Flame Retardant in the Environment
May 8, 2018

Chemists at Indiana University have published research findings on their discovery of a new and relatively unknown flame retardant in the environment.

Difference In Gene Switching Found In Different Parts of Brain
May 7, 2018

It is understood that different parts of brain have drastically different functions. However, how these different functions are sustained and regulated at the molecular level has been elusive.

Product Designed To Rebuild Tooth Enamel and Treat Dental Cavities
May 7, 2018

Researchers at the University of Washington (UW) have designed a convenient and natural product that uses proteins to rebuild tooth enamel and treat dental cavities.

Dewberry To Provide Services For The New Warrenton Southern Interchange
May 4, 2018

Dewberry announced that it has been selected by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) to provide engineering design services for a grade-separated interchange…

“Partnering with Code Officials to Build Stronger, Safer Communities”
May 4, 2018

May 2018 is the 38th annual Building Safety Month, an international campaign that highlights the importance of building safety, building codes and the officials who maintain them.

Harbor Freight Tools For Schools Prize For Teaching Excellence 2018 Announced
May 3, 2018

Harbor Freight Tools for Schools recently announced it will award more than $1 million in cash prizes to outstanding public high school skilled trades teachers and programs…

Equal Access To Racing Video Games For Blind Gamers Developed
May 3, 2018

While there are a number of games on the market suitable for the blind, many are loaded with competing sources of information that players must sift through, slowing down the fun of playing the game.

Veolia To Provide Utilities For Virginia's DuPont Manufacturing Site
May 2, 2018

Veolia announced that it has entered, through its subsidiary Veolia Energy Operating Services, LLC, into an agreement to upgrade, operate and maintain the utilities infrastructure at the DuPont Spruance…

Research Helps Pave The Way For Self-Powered Low Energy Devices
May 2, 2018

Researchers discover additional details regarding how electricity is generated and stored on surfaces.

Dates and Locations of 2018 SEEK Programs Announced
May 1, 2018

The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) has announced the dates and locations of its 2018 Summer Engineering Experience for Kids (SEEK) programs.

Create New Connections at LIGHTFAIR International 2018
May 1, 2018

The global lighting, design and technology community will converge at LIGHTFAIR® International to make new connections with colleagues from a diverse array of disciplines.

2018 ASHE National Conference Announced
April 30, 2018

The 2018 National Conference will be celebrating the 60th Anniversary of ASHE National.

NACE 2018 Bring On The Heat Conference Announced
April 30, 2018

Conference will showcase the latest developments in high-temperature coatings, application, and inspection.

Information Transfer Across the Internet Through Plasmonics Investigated
April 27, 2018

Nathaniel Kinsey, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Virginia Commonwealth University College of Engineering, is investigating methods to make information transfer across the internet faster…

HVAC Training Company Offers Matching Funds for Scholarships
April 26, 2018

Company offers matching funds in an effort to increase support for HVACR and water heating industry scholarships.

2018 National Student Steel Bridge Competition Announced
April 26, 2018

Future engineers are stimulated to innovate, practice professionalism, and use structural steel efficiently.

Improvements Complete on I-64 Segment I in Virginia
April 25, 2018

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and the design-build team of Shirley Contracting Company, LLC, and Dewberry recently celebrated the completion of I-64 Segment I…

Learning By Design Bestows Outstanding Project Award
April 25, 2018

Outstanding Project Award presented for excellence in educational facility design.

Top Corporate and Government Supporters of Engineering Diversity Honored
April 24, 2018

The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) has honored 34 organizations and individuals with annual awards for their support of engineering diversity.

Newly Discovered Mosquito Drinking Mode Carries Biomedical Implications
April 24, 2018

Mosquitoes may have a reputation for being one of the world’s most intractable pests, but they’re actually quite tiny and fragile.

Older News Items  -----   Newer News Items
The Virginia Engineer on facebook
The Virginia Engineer RSS Feed