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Virginia Tech Receives $3.9 Million for NSF Scholarship Program
October 8, 2013

With the support of the Intelligence Community Center for Academic Excellence program, students have access to a wide range of national security-related activities on campus.

AHRI Standards Approved As American National Standards
October 8, 2013

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has approved six AHRI standards and two addenda to AHRI Standards.

Tame Wild but Needless Geotechnical Risks
October 7, 2013

The ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association (GBA) has developed a series of flyers to aid project owners and design teams understand geoprofessional risk.

IMC Recognizes Dry Coil Use in Chilled Beam Design
October 4, 2013

The International Mechanical Code approved a code change proposal from the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute’s Chilled Beam Product Section.

City of Manassas Posts New Bid
October 4, 2013

The City of Manassas is soliciting Bids for an experienced consultant to perform a justification and feasibility study.

Ray LaHood Accepts 2013 WTS Navigator Award
October 3, 2013

WTS International, the association for the professional advancement of women in transportation, presented Ray LaHood with the 2013 Navigator Award

Clark Nexsen Ranked 11th On Top 50 List
October 3, 2013

Clark Nexsen, a Norfolk-based architecture, engineering, interior design and planning firm with offices in Richmond, Roanoke, and Washington, D.C., has been ranked No. 11 on a list of the top 50 U.S. architecture firms.

Research Center Awarded $280,000 In Federal Funding
October 2, 2013

The Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing (CCAM), an advanced manufacturing research center located in Prince George County, Va., has announced a grant award of $280,000 in federal funding.

Add Honeybees To Your List
October 1, 2013

Farmers use honeybees to pollinate more than 100 different fruit and vegetable crops around the country.

Helping Refrigerated Trucks Keep Their Cool
October 1, 2013

Ice cream, frozen foods and fresh produce will be delivered by tractor trailers whose refrigeration units are powered by fuel cells.

NFL Thigh Pads Tested
October 1, 2013

The National Football League requested University of Virginia biomechanical researchers to test how well available thigh pads protected players against injuries.

NASA Seeks America's Best and Brightest for Research Fellowships
September 30, 2013

The deadline for submitting applications for NASA’s Space Technology Research Fellowships is Nov. 13, 2013.

ASFE Issues Call For Abstracts for Spring 2014 Conference
September 30, 2013

Are you a dynamic, engaging speaker with something valuable to teach industry leaders involved in ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association?

Drug Patch Treatment Sees New Breakthrough
September 27, 2013

An assistant professor with the Virginia Tech — Wake Forest School of Biomedical Engineering has developed a flexible microneedle patch.

AHRI Launches Unit Cooler Certification Program
September 27, 2013

The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has launched a new certification program which will be the Institute’s 39th certification program.

ODU Engineering Students Place First in NASA Lunar Wheel Design Competition
September 26, 2013

The students have worked to design and build new wheels that could be used for future missions to the moon and Mars.

Register Now for ASFE Virtual Fall Conference 2013
September 26, 2013

Join your colleagues in real time on-line when ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association broadcasts its 2013 Fall Conference LIVE.

Polish Firm To Open First U.S. Plant In Pulaski County
September 24, 2013

Gov. Bob McDonnell’s office has announced that Korona S.A., a Polish candle manufacturer, is opening …

Danville Selected For $4.35 Million Manufacturing Operation
September 24, 2013

North American Mold Technology (NAMT), a newly formed company that will assemble and repair tire molds, along with providing other tire mold support services to manufacturers, will invest $4.35 million to establish …

Free Webinar - The Role of Backup Generators in Emergency Preparedness
September 23, 2013

This webinar is designed to provide a basic understanding of the issues surrounding the use of emergency backup power systems.

NAFA Announces 2014 IAQ Clean Air Award Recipients
September 23, 2013

The National Air Filtration Association will present awards to the recipients of the Clean Air Awards for 2014 at their Annual Conference in Savannah, Georgia.

ASFE to Host Webinar on E-Mail
September 23, 2013

John P. Bachner, Executive Vice President, ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association will lead a webinar titled, “Doing e-Mail Right.”

LIGHTFAIR International 2014 Extends Deadline for Speakers
September 20, 2013

Due to demand, the LIGHTFAIR International 2014 Call for Speakers has been extended.

Female Engineering Students Get a Glimpse of Professional Possibilities
September 20, 2013

ODU and NSSA signed a memorandum of agreement to promote a partnership focusing on the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

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