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ASCC Concrete Executive Leadership Forum Scheduled
November 20, 2013

The American Society of Concrete Contractors will hold its 22nd Concrete Executive Leadership Forum July 17-20 in Santa Fe, NM.

New Computing Model May Advance Medical Research
November 19, 2013

Personalized knowledge of one’s genetic profile has been facilitated by the advent of next-generation sequencing.

DOE Announces First Pumps Working Group Meeting Scheduled
November 19, 2013

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced scheduling for the first meeting of the Commercial and Industrial Pumps Working Group of the Appliance Standards and Rulemakings Federal Advisory Committee (ASRAC).

ASPE and WQA Partner to Promote Water Treatment Standards
November 18, 2013

By combining their individual strengths, WQA and ASPE wish to advance the professions of water treatment and plumbing engineering.

Nanomaterials Inventory Improved to Help Consumers and Scientists
November 15, 2013

The inventory lists more than 1,600 consumer products that claim to contain nanotechnology or have been found to contain nanomaterials.

National Engineers Week Foundation Rebrands as 'DiscoverE'
November 14, 2013

New name reflects increased activism, expanded slate of programming, and growing and extensive community of volunteers.

New Campaign Puts Science First for America’s Future
November 13, 2013

Invest Again unites entrepreneurs and science experts to speak out on the need for government investment in STEM fields.

Webinar on Recovery Schedules in Construction Projects
November 13, 2013

The interactive webinar, hosted by WPL Publishing, is suited for a wide variety of professionals within the construction community.

Virginia Tech Transportation Institute Celebrates 25 Years of Research
November 12, 2013

VTTI is a resource for intelligent vehicle/infrastructure research focusing on human factors within driving and burgeoning smart car technology.

Technology Communicates with Biology at VCU
November 12, 2013

Preetam Ghosh and his team are working to understand the properties of biological networks and how to make predictions based on those properties.

ODU’s Noor Delivers Lecture on Future High-Performance Computing
November 11, 2013

Noor’s talk reviewed the status of high-performance computing and identified some of the emerging post-information age computing paradigms.

Thompson & Litton Announces Merger with SEDA Engineering
November 8, 2013

The new Greene County office further extends T&L’s service outreach into Tennessee.

Have a BLAST at Virginia Tech or University of Virginia Summer 2014!
November 8, 2013

Check out this FREE opportunity to interact with other students from Virginia who are interested in the excitement of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)!

Virginia Tech Researchers Study Robot Jellyfish Movement for Navy
November 7, 2013

The computer modeled jellyfish — unlike the real gelatinous zooplankton filmed in lab settings — allows researchers to control movements of the creature, testing its speed and efficiency.

New Hoffler Creek Resident Enhances Neighborhood’s Quality-of-Life
November 7, 2013

Corps contractor Precon Marine Inc. of Chesapeake, is using 39,000 cubic yards of fossil oyster shell dredged from the lower James River to build-up areas where historic reefs were once located.

WPL Publishing Webinar to Examine Trends in Construction Claims and Disputes
November 6, 2013

The interactive webinar is suited for a wide variety of professionals within the construction community, including contractors, subcontractors, architects, engineers, construction law attorneys, public and private owners, construction managers, and consultants.

ODU Electrical Engineering Students Help Lead Solar Tours
November 6, 2013

The tours are designed to showcase renewable energies available today for people living in the region.

Vanderweil Receives New GSA Schedule Contract
November 5, 2013

Five-year contract focuses on energy consulting and management.

Tencarva Machinery Company Ranks 41st on ‘Big 50’ List
November 4, 2013

Industrial Distribution magazine ranks companies according to total worldwide sales.

WPL Publishing Schedules LEED Green Associate Exam Preparation
November 4, 2013

The webinar series will cover green design, construction, and operations as well as energy efficiency, indoor environmental quality, stormwater management, and other topics involving green buildings.

Software Program Makes Yoga Accessible for the Blind
November 1, 2013

For people who are blind or can’t see well, it can be frustrating to participate in yoga.

Norfolk District Wins Installation Support Award
November 1, 2013

Award recognizes exceptional Real Property Maintenance Activity and construction support.

Analyses of State E-Waste Disposal Bans
November 1, 2013

State e-waste recycling bans have been mostly ineffective.

Hands-on Engineering Flourishing at UVa's Newly Dedicated Lacy Hall
October 31, 2013

It’s a perfect place for engineering students to get their hands on their work.

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