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Registration Opens for 2013 STEM Solutions Conference
May 15, 2013

U.S. News 2013 STEM Solutions opens registration for The National Conference taking place June 17 – 19 in Austin, Texas.

Seminar Offered on Geoprofessional Dirty Words
May 14, 2013

There are certain words that Geoprofessionals must use with care in order to communicate clearly and unambiguously.

Code Council Seeks Nominations for 2013 Awards
May 14, 2013

The ICC is accepting nominations for a variety of safety-related awards, to be presented at the upcoming Annual Conference.

Virginia Tech Students Win Aerial Robotics Competition
May 13, 2013

A team of Virginia Tech College of Engineering students won first place at the April 2013 Collegiate Aerial Robotics Exhibition.

VMA Launches Career Information Network
May 10, 2013

The Virginia Manufacturers Association launched the most advanced Career Information System available in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

ASFE Announces Brownfields 2013 Conference
May 9, 2013

ASFE announces the National Brownfields Conference, Brownfields 2013, to be held in Atlanta, Georgia.

ASFE Announces 2013 Fall Conference
May 9, 2013

ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association announces the ASFE Fall 2013 Conference, Oct 10-12, 2013, in Boston, Massachusetts.

VCU Names Winners in Senior Design Expo
May 8, 2013

Eight teams of Virginia Commonwealth University students were named winners in the School of Engineering’s Senior Design Expo.

Register Now for the ACE Scholarship Awards Breakfast
May 7, 2013

The ACE annual Scholarship Awards Breakfast recognizes local area high school students with outstanding academic achievement.

National Center for IT Honors Strides in Computer Science
May 6, 2013

The Virginia/Washington, D.C., affiliate of the National Center for Women in IT honored a high school teacher and 14 high school students for their efforts to teach and learn computer science.

Mirrors Make Solar Energy Cost Competitive
May 3, 2013

Ranga Pitchumani of Virginia Tech was invited to direct the Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) program for the SunShot Initiative towards its ambitious goals.

Leaders of the Profession to Keynote SFPE 2013 Annual Meeting
May 3, 2013

The Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) will host its 2013 Annual Meeting on October 27 to November 1, 2013 in Austin, Texas.

The Project Management Masters Certification Program Announced
May 2, 2013

The Project Management Masters Certification Program will be offered May 14 – 17, 2013 at University of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia.

Nanofoams Provide Protection
May 1, 2013

Engineers at the University of California, San Diego are developing nanofoams that could be used for structural protection.

Plant Completes Upgrades
May 1, 2013

Two major design-build projects have recently been completed at the Noman M. Cole, Jr., Pollution Control Plant (NCPCP) in Lorton, Virginia.

Virginia 2011 Chemical Release Report
May 1, 2013

Virginia industries reported that chemicals released on-site at their facilities decreased by 12.7 percent in 2011.

Plasma Device Developed
May 1, 2013

University of Missouri (MU) engineer Randy Curry and his team have developed a method of creating and controlling plasma that could revolutionize American energy generation and storage.

Houghtaling Completes Norfolk Hospital Boiler Installation
April 30, 2013

Houghtaling and Associates, Inc. has completed the boiler room equipment supply, installation and start-up for the Sentara Leigh Hospital Campus Redesign project.

AREVA Expands Military Veteran Hiring Campaign
April 30, 2013

AREVA has initiated an outreach campaign to increase the number of overall U.S. military veterans hired.

Solar Water Heating Standard Initiative Announced
April 29, 2013

The International Code Council has announced a call to develop new Solar Rating and Certification Corporation standards.

ACPA Set Online Seminar on Dowel Alignment
April 26, 2013

Register for the upcoming ACPA webinar, titled, “What You Should Know About ACPA’s New Dowel Alignment Specification and Dowel Alignment .”

ASFE to Host Webinar on Professional Liability Insurance
April 26, 2013

John P. Bachner, Executive Vice President, ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association will lead a webinar titled, Understanding Professional Liability Insurance.

VCU Engineering Students Win Dominion Enterprises Hackathon
April 25, 2013

A team of computer science students at Virginia Commonwealth University recently prevailed over student teams from around the state in a software development and design competition.

ACPA Set Online Seminar on Bonded Concrete Overlays
April 24, 2013

Register for the upcoming ACPA webinar, titled, “Perspectives on Building Quality Bonded Concrete Overlays on Asphalt Pavements.”

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