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Sensors Could Improve Efficiency Of Hospital Workflow
December 20, 2017

New methods of tracking hospital nurses could help make workflow more efficient.

Global Technical Systems Announces Plans For New Manufacturing Facility
December 20, 2017

Company plans to invest $54.7 million in the project.

Manufacturer Announces New Facility
December 19, 2017

Construction anticipated to begin January 1, 2018.

First-ever Five-star Rating Awarded For Hockey Helmet
December 18, 2017

When the Virginia Tech Helmet Lab released its first set of ratings for hockey helmets in 2015, the top of the chart was empty.

Wiretap Aims to Learn What Crows Gossip About
December 18, 2017

What are crows saying when their loud cawing fills a dark winter’s evening?

Hospital Noise Is A Growing Concern
December 15, 2017

Spending a night in the hospital is not only stressful, but also loud.

CPC Publishes Three Position Statements
December 15, 2017

The Concrete Polishing Council (CPC), a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), recently published three Position Statements…

Route 28 Improvements In Loudoun and Fairfax Celebrated
December 14, 2017

Last month, local leaders joined Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA) members and the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) for a formal ribbon cutting…

FIRST® Tech Challenge Shenandoah Qualifier In December 2017
December 14, 2017

FIRST Tech Challenge Shenandoah Qualifier is scheduled for December 16, 2017.

Researchers Team Up to Turn Big Data Into Sound
December 13, 2017

A unique collaboration between a music professor and an engineering professor at Virginia Tech will result in the creation of a new platform for data analysis…

Wearable Computing Ring Technology Created
December 13, 2017

With the whirl of a thumb, Georgia Tech researchers have created technology that allows people to trace letters and numbers on their fingers and see the figures appear on a nearby computer screen.

World’s Smallest Fidget Spinner Demos As Outreach Tool
December 12, 2017

One drop of liquid, a cutting-edge laser 3D-printer and a few hours are all it takes to make a fidget spinner smaller than the width of a human hair.

DOE Requests Information on Process Rule
December 11, 2017

Request for Information (RFI) issued to identify potential modifications to the “Process Rule” based on comments regarding reduction of regulatory burden.

AHRI Publishes Updated Standards
December 11, 2017

Updated standards and guidelines are now available at no charge from AHRI.

Liberty University Awards Architectural Services Contract
December 8, 2017

Contract awarded for renovation and expansion of Williams Stadium.

DCC To Celebrate 20th Anniversary
December 8, 2017

The Decorative Concrete Council (DCC), a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) will be 20 years old in 2018.

FIRST® Tech Challenge Southwest Virginia Qualifier In December 2017
December 7, 2017

FIRST Tech Challenge Southwest Virginia Qualifier is scheduled for December 9, 2017.

Perception In Virtual Reality Studied
December 7, 2017

Anyone with normal vision knows that a ball that seems to quickly be growing larger is probably going to hit them on the nose.

Prince William County Service Authority Awards Consulting Contract
December 6, 2017

Contract to provide consulting services as county implements Cityworks Asset Management System.

In Celebration of CSEd Week 2017
December 6, 2017

In celebration of National Computer Science Education Week (CSEd Week) 2017, students, parents, educators and community and business leaders across the country will participate in Hour of Code events…

FIRST® Tech Challenge Central Virginia Qualifier In December 2017
December 5, 2017

FIRST Tech Challenge Central Virginia Qualifier is scheduled for December 9, 2017.

ASTM International Releases Video: “Connecting the Dots”
December 5, 2017

ASTM International recently released a new video that tells the organization’s story…

Workplace Injuries Decline, ASSE Wants Further Improvements
December 4, 2017

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is encouraged after seeing newly released data that shows a continued decrease in occupational injuries and illnesses, but…

Students Develop Leadership Skills At TMCF's Leadership Institute
December 1, 2017

Twenty-two Virginia State University (VSU) students participated in the 17th Annual Leadership Institute organized by the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF)…

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