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VCU's Entrepreneurship Center To Unveil New Facility
September 30, 2014

The da Vinci Center at Virginia Commonwealth University will unveil its 3,500-square-foot new home on Oct. 1, providing entrepreneurial-minded VCU students with expanded space to design, develop and prototype their ideas and innovations.

Popular Guides Highlight Significant Changes in 2015 I-Codes
September 29, 2014

Significant Changes to the 2015 International Codes is an updated book series that provides expert analysis of code changes to assist code officials, architects, engineers and other code users to transition to the latest codes.

GBA Hotel Rate Nears Deadline For 2014 Fall Conference
September 26, 2014

Deadline to reserve a hotel room at the group rate is September 30th for Geoprofessional Business Association’s (GBA) 2014 fall conference, in San Francisco, CA from October 23-25, 2014.

Underground Mine Studies Focusing On Safety and Health
September 25, 2014

Virginia Tech College of Engineering faculty are leading two federally-funded projects to improve mine safety and health for underground workers, including bettering both firefighting techniques and the monitoring and abatement of diesel particulate matter.

Worldwide Ocean Service Contracts Awarded
September 24, 2014

The Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (NAVFAC EXWC) announced Sept. 18 five indefinite-delivery indefinite quantity award contracts for worldwide ocean services with a value of $99 million.

SWE Scholarship Program Encourages Women To Pursue Engineering Careers
September 23, 2014

Founded in 1950, the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is proud to encourage more women to pursue rewarding careers in engineering through a host of scholarship opportunities.

AREVA Awarded Second DOE Contract for Development of EATF
September 22, 2014

AREVA Federal Services, an AREVA Inc. subsidiary, has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to continue the development of the next generation of fuel for light water nuclear reactors. This program aims for the development of enhanced accident tolerant fuel (EATF)…

Third Annual Manufacturing Day Celebration Scheduled
September 19, 2014

More than 1,500 manufacturing events across the country are estimated to mark the third-annual Manufacturing Day taking place Friday, Oct. 3, according to event co-producers.

ACPA Schedules September 19th Webinar
September 18, 2014

Register for the next upcoming American Concrete and Pavement Association (ACPA) webinar, titled, “All About Concrete Pavement Joint Design & Construction.”

HVACR Industry Announces Bold Refrigerant R&D Plan
September 17, 2014

AHRI President and CEO Stephen Yurek has announced that the nation’s heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) industry will invest $5 billion in research and development (R&D) funds …

SPI to Honor 2015 Innovation in Bioplastics Award Winner
September 16, 2014

SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association and the SPI Bioplastics Council announced recently that NPE2015, in addition to being the premier event of the entire plastics industry, will also host, for the first time, the winner of…

Rappahannock Electrical Co-op Gets New Solar Array
September 15, 2014

Integrated Power Sources of Virginia, Inc. (IPSofVA), a Richmond-based Manufacturers’ Representative and distributor for industrial, commercial, and residential power products and systems, has announced completion of an adjustable tilt ground mount solar array…

LIGHTFAIR® International 2015 Call for Speakers Extended
September 15, 2014

LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) 2015 Call for Speakers will have a deadline extension through Monday, September 15th.

Wagman Breaks Ground for New Office in Dinwiddie, VA
September 12, 2014

Wagman Companies, Inc. broke ground for a new office in Dinwiddie, VA.

ASFE Issues Call For Abstracts for Spring 2015 Conference
September 11, 2014

Are you a dynamic, engaging speaker with something valuable to teach industry leaders involved in the Geoprofessional Business Association (GBA)? If so, they’d love to receive an abstract submission from you for their upcoming conference in Miami.

Virginia Tech Student Team Wins NASA Design Contest
September 10, 2014

A Virginia Tech Department of Aerospace and Ocean Engineering student team won First place in a NASA-sponsored competition with its design of a twin-fuselage unmanned aircraft fueled by liquid hydrogen.

Workshop To Cover Best Practices in Airfield Concrete Pavements
September 9, 2014

The American Concrete and Pavement Association (ACPA) will present a comprehensive, three day workshop covering best practices in airfield pavement design and construction.

NAFA and CDC Present Air Filtration Course
September 9, 2014

The National Air Filtration Association (NAFA) partnered with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to present a course about air filtration and how it can be used to help control airborne infection.

"Innovating in the 21st Century" Student Video Competition Announced
September 8, 2014

SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association and SPI’s Future of Plastics Foundation have announced the official opening of the plastics industry’s 2014 Student Video Contest.

AHRI's Liquid Chillers Product Section Meeting Scheduled
September 8, 2014

AHRI’s Liquid Chillers Product Section will meet in late September to develop strategic plan to improve HVAC system and overall building efficiencies.

Third-Annual Innovation in Bioplastics Award Competition Announced
September 5, 2014

SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association and the SPI Bioplastics Council have announced the opening of the third-annual Innovation in Bioplastics Award competition.

AHRI Issues RFP for Performance Testing
September 4, 2014

The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has issued a request for proposal (RFP) to UL and CSA to conduct performance testing for two of its largest programs.

Third-Annual Manufacturing Day Celebration Announced
September 4, 2014

More than 1,500 manufacturing events across the country are estimated to mark the third-annual Manufacturing Day.

Bend In Chain Explained
September 3, 2014

The 1500 mile Appalachian mountain chain runs along a nearly straight line from Alabama to Newfoundland—except for a curious bend in Pennsylvania and New York State. Researchers from the College of New Jersey and the University of Rochester now know what caused that bend…

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