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New Fellowship Named After First Female Director of Nuclear Security Lab
August 9, 2017

Sandia National Laboratories has established a new fellowship program, named after its immediate past director, Jill Hruby, in hopes of attracting and recruiting talented women in engineering and science fields who…

Demand For Smart Handheld Metrology Devices Increases
August 9, 2017

Market growth expected from $186.4 million in 2016 to $372.1 million in 2023.

New Manual for Installation & Design of Utility Pipelines Published
August 8, 2017

Engineers use pilot tubes and other guided boring methods to install utility pipelines under roads, railroads, constructed and natural structures, and other surface obstacles.

New Hybrid Technology May Increase Electrical Power
August 8, 2017

New electrochemical flow cell may result in higher power density.

Wagman, Inc. Sponsors Third Annual Can-Struction Contest
August 7, 2017

Wagman, Inc. sponsored its third annual Can-Struction contest during the month of May.

Partnership Announced To Produce 2018 ISEP Commentary
August 7, 2017

The International Code Council (ICC) and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) announced a new partnership to produce the International Solar Energy Provisions (ISEP) Commentary.

Researchers Set Benchmarks For Carbon Across Buildings' Life Cycle
August 4, 2017

Study intended to provide better information and guidance to industry professionals.

SPIE Announces Optics + Photonics 2017
August 4, 2017

Four conferences and multiple presentations covering optics and photonics will be presented.

Researchers Seek To Lessen Environmental Impact With Green Fleet Technology
August 3, 2017

New research seeks to provide green solutions to address the environmental impact of delivery fleets.

Increasing Private Sector Investment In Public Transporation Projects
August 3, 2017

DOT proposes new rule aimed at encouraging more private sector investment.

VBRSP Awards Over $1 Million In Phase II Grant Funding
August 2, 2017

Program provides funding for commercial site development in Virginia.

Microplastic Debris May Be Next Big Threat To Marine Environment
August 2, 2017

The world’s oceans are estimated to have more than five trillion pieces of plastic debris.

Transforming The Future Of Wastewater Treatment
August 1, 2017

Unique bacteria may dramatically change the future of wastewater treatment.

Dewberry Honored For Special Achievement In GIS
July 31, 2017

Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, presented Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, with its Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award…

FIRST Robotics Competition 2017 Off-Season Events Scheduled
July 31, 2017

Teams are already looking to the Fall for team-hosted FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) events.

Arcadis Acquires E2 ManageTech
July 28, 2017

Arcadis clients to benefit from expanded experience in enterprise technology solutions to better manage their risk, compliance and governance programs.

APCO Announces 2017 Annual Conference and Expo
July 27, 2017

The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) has announced that its Annual Conference and Expo will be held in Denver, Colorado.

National Faces of Transportation Photo and Video Contest
July 27, 2017

Photo and video contest designed to tell America’s unique transportation story.

Researchers Modify Switchgrass To Improve Biofuel Production
July 26, 2017

Scientists successfully reduce recalcitrance with increasing sugar release.

AHRTI Releases Final Report
July 25, 2017

Final report on Research Project 9009 now available.

AASHTO Publishes New Tunnel Design and Construction Specifications
July 25, 2017

New publication details load and resistance factor design guide specifications for highway tunnels.

AHRI Updates Performance Rating Standards
July 24, 2017

Update editions for 2017 have been made to Standards 1210 (I-P) and 1211 (SI)-2017, Standards 820 (I-P) and 821 (SI)-2017, and Standard 640 (I-P) and 641 (SI)-2017.

2017 EnergyWaterFood Nexus International Summit Announced
July 24, 2017

Summit will bring international stakeholder groups together to spark innovation and unearth solutions for global sustainability.

Wagman Receives Safety Award From VTCA
July 21, 2017

Wagman received a Contractor Safety Award during the 2017 Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance (VTCA) Spring Conference in Hampton, Va.

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