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Global Broadband Service Goes Live For On-Orbit Satellite Testing
October 6, 2017

Iridium Communications Inc. recently announced that it has begun live testing of the Iridium Certus service on operational Iridium NEXT satellites.

Publication Helps Architectural Engineering P.E. Candidates Prepare For Exam
October 5, 2017

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) new publication, Architectural Engineering P.E. Practice Exam and Solutions will help candidates prepare for…

50th Annual International Symposium On Microelectronics Scheduled
October 5, 2017

This year, downtown Raleigh will be the epicenter of the electronics industry’s largest technical conference dedicated to advanced microelectronics packaging technology.

Richmond County Announces Selection for Public Safety Mobile Radio Consulting
October 4, 2017

County seeks improve public safety communications for first responders.

Kampmann Names New Virginia Representative
October 4, 2017

Kampmann names new Virginia representative for radiant heating and cooling products.

2017 America's Transportation Awards Winners Announced
October 3, 2017

America’s Transportation Awards Top Winners Donating $10,000 Prizes.

Addendum to VRF Standard Published
October 3, 2017

Standard updated to include clarified definitions as well as test, rating, and operating requirements.

AASHTO Announces Election of New Officers
October 2, 2017

Association announces election of individuals to assume top leadership roles.

George Mason University Ranks Eighth In Cybersecurity Education
September 29, 2017

George Mason University was ranked 8th among 20 institutions for its multidisciplinary work in the area of cybersecurity.

Owl Wings Studied For Bio-Inspired Ideas
September 29, 2017

Anupam Sharma pulled an accordion folder from the bookshelf above his Iowa State University desk. Inside was the carefully collected and preserved wing of a short-eared owl.

ASCC 2016 Safety Awards Announced
September 28, 2017

Concrete contractors with exemplary safety records for 2016 were recognized by the Safety & Risk Management Council (SRMC) of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC)…

ISPE Announces 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo
September 28, 2017

Explore, strategize, develop tools, and determine how to navigate organizational and regulatory complexities.

CSEC Commends Department of Education Grant For K-12 STEM Education
September 27, 2017

President Trump recently announced that he has directed the Secretary of Education to establish a goal of devoting at least $200 million in competitive grant funds per year to the promotion of K-12 high-quality STEM education, including computer science. The Computer Science Education Coalition (CSEC)…

VAWT Can Offer Cheaper Electricity For Urban Areas
September 27, 2017

May offer future where electricity costs are lowered, possibly eliminated, in urban and suburban areas.

Space Radiation’s Impacts on Bone and Muscle Health Studied
September 26, 2017

New research suggests that space radiation may cause astronauts in outer space to lose additional bone, but not more muscle.

New Optical Device Has Potential To Improve Material Detection
September 26, 2017

Scientists searching for traces of drugs, bomb-making components and other chemicals often shine light on the materials they’re analyzing.

Researers Develop New Superstrong, Flexible Polymers
September 25, 2017

Inspired by nature, new technique could lead to advanced composites for commercial and structural applications.

College of Engineering & Technology Programs Reaccredited At VSU
September 22, 2017

Virginia State University’s (VSU) bachelor’s degree programs in electronics engineering technology and mechanical engineering technology in the College of Engineering & Technology have been reaccredited…

New ASCE Sustainable Engineering Book Published
September 22, 2017

A new book from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Engineering for Sustainable Communities: Principles and Practices, is a comprehensive resource for sustainable engineering methods…

October 2017 Environmental Science Weekend Scheduled
September 21, 2017

Sweet Briar College has announced their Fall Explore Environmental Science Weekend for October 2017.

Third Iridium® NEXT Launch Scheduled
September 21, 2017

Iridium Communications, recently announced that all 10 Iridium NEXT satellites for the third launch are onsite at Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) in California.

Opening Of Dismal Swamp Canal Delayed Until Late October
September 20, 2017

Officials at the Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have delayed reopening the Dismal Swamp Canal until late October.

New Partnership To Advance The Science Of Soil Health Announced
September 19, 2017

The Nature Conservancy and the TriSocieties have now signed a new memorandum of understanding.

Woolpert Provides Imagery of Hurricane Irma Impact
September 19, 2017

Before-and-after imagery of areas in Florida affected by Hurricane Irma provided to assist with flooding and damage assessment.

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