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Dewberry Involved as Part of Major VDOT Initiative
June 6, 2014

Dewberry is the lead designer under a project awarded to the Branscome team for the design and rehabilitation of pavement as part of a more than 163-lane-mile initiative undertaken by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT).

World Finalists Announced For The Next Formula One Engineering Star
June 6, 2014

Infiniti has taken a step closer to discovering the world’s next Formula One engineering stars, as the premium automotive brand announces the 12 budding hopefuls who will participate in the world finals of the Infiniti Performance Engineering Academy.

Loren Cook Announces New VA Representation
June 5, 2014

Loren Cook Company, a leader in the design and manufacturing of fans, blowers, laboratory exhaust systems, and energy recovery ventilators, has announced the selection of Southeastern Engineering Sales, Inc. as the firm’s new…

Affineon Digital Lighting Appoints New VA Representative
June 4, 2014

Affineon Digital Lighting, manufacturer of the most efficient high output LED lighting products in the industry, has announced the appointment of CVA Energy & Industrial…

Third “Building The Future” Event Scheduled
June 3, 2014

On Wednesday, June 4, The Atlantic will bring “Building the Future: Manufacturing’s Software Revolution,” its event series on the future of U.S. manufacturing and innovation, to Disputanta, VA.

Possible Evidence of Universe’s Expansion Speed Found
June 2, 2014

For decades, theorists have speculated that in its very first moments, our universe underwent a mind-bogglingly fast expansion that took it from the diminutive size of a proton to a vast expanse.

Earth Organisms Survive Under Martian Conditions
June 2, 2014

New research suggests that methanogens — among the simplest and oldest organisms on Earth — could survive on Mars.

Enhancing Safety With Improved Gloves
June 2, 2014

Firefighters wear protective gloves called “structure gloves” to keep their hands safe on the job.

Registration Opens For ICC 2014 Annual Conference
May 30, 2014

Register now to attend the International Code Council (ICC) 2014 Annual Conference, Group C Public Comment Hearings and Expo, September 28 – October 5 in Fort Lauderdale.

LFI® 2014 Opens Its Doors To The Largest Event In Its 25-Year History
May 29, 2014

LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) 2014 opens its doors to the largest trade show and conference in its 25-year history in less than a week.

Theme for 2014 Building Safety Month Week 4 Announced
May 28, 2014

Since 1980, Building Safety Month has been an annual public safety awareness campaign hosted by the International Code Council (ICC).

DOE Issues Final Rule for Coolers and Freezers
May 27, 2014

The Department of Energy (DOE) has published a final rule Alternate Efficiency Determination Methods (AEDM) for walk-in coolers and freezers.

K'NEX Announce Its 15th Annual K’NEXpert Search
May 23, 2014

K’NEX, the only US construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love®, is excited to announce its 15th annual K’NEXpert Search…

Theme for 2014 Building Safety Month Week 3 Announced
May 21, 2014

As families head outdoors to enjoy nice weather in spring and summer, special precautions should be taken to ensure outdoor areas are safe from potential hazards.

ASCC Schedules 2014 Annual Conference
May 20, 2014

The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) will hold its thirteenth Annual Conference on September 18-21, 2014 at the Westin Westminster, Denver, CO.

ICC, PMI Offer Webinar on Changes to the 2015 IPC
May 19, 2014

Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) has teamed up with the International Code Council (ICC) to offer a complimentary, one-hour webinar on Changes to the 2015 International Plumbing Code® (IPC)…

Theme for Building Safety Month Week 2 Announced
May 16, 2014

Making sure your family is prepared to weather natural disasters is important.

Pennoni Associates Named Design Firm Of The Year
May 15, 2014

Pennoni Associates, an award-winning engineering, design, and consulting firm with offices in Chantilly and Arlington, is pleased to announce that it has been named Design Firm of the Year by Engineering News-Record Mid-Atlantic.

ASME Turbo Expo 2014 Scheduled
May 14, 2014

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Turbo Expo 2014 will focus on life cycle management, engine design, materials, fans and blowers, cogeneration, combustion diagnostics, and micro-turbines.

ICC, NAHB, NMHC Will Initiate Safety Review
May 13, 2014

International Code Council (ICC), National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) members, stakeholders and others with technical expertise in the built environment will come together to review fires…

Nominations Open For ICC's 2014 Annual Awards
May 12, 2014

Do you know an outstanding person or organization deserving to be recognized for efforts to promote safety in the built environment? Each year the International Code Council (ICC) honors outstanding service and…

Wheeled Rover Explorer Being Built For NASA Competition
May 9, 2014

A Virginia Tech College of Engineering student team is building a six-wheeled lunar robot and will travel to Houston’s Johnson Space Center in June as part of the 2014 RASC-AL Robo-Ops Challenge…

Two Important Legal Resources Free from ASFE/GBA
May 8, 2014

ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association (ASFE/GBA) has published new editions of two important legal references, both prepared for design professionals without use of “legalese”; both available free of charge.

Local Firm Ranked Among Top 500 in U.S.
May 7, 2014

McKim & Creed, Inc., an engineering, geomatics (surveying) and planning firm with an office in Norfolk, has been ranked #212 among the country’s top 500 design firms by Engineering News-Record.

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