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NEWS ARCHIVE
Engineer Defines Construction Globalization Rubric
December 12, 2012

Imagine going in for a performance evaluation and the only object in the room is a report saying your work is not up to par.

ASCC Announces 2013 Calendar Items
December 11, 2012

American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) has announced upcoming events for 2013.

FEA Wins 1st Place in Exhibition Sustainability
December 7, 2012

Facility Engineering Associates, P.C. (FEA) is proud to announce being awarded 1st Place in Exhibition Sustainability at the International Facility Management Association’s (IFMA) World Workplace 2012.

U.Va., MeadWestvaco Partner
December 6, 2012

The University of Virginia (U.Va) is partnering with global packaging leader MeadWestvaco Corporation to improve resealable product packaging.

Personalized Medicine May Be Improved With Scanning Innovation
December 5, 2012

New combinations of medical imaging technologies hold promise for improved early disease screening, cancer staging, therapeutic assessment, and other aspects of personalized medicine…

Hazardous/Toxic Waste Management Workshop Scheduled
December 5, 2012

To help waste managers meet the U.S. EPA’s annual training requirement for hazardous waste personnel, Lion Technology will present the nationally renowned Hazardous/Toxic Waste Management workshop…

MBP to Provide Services for the Washington Monument Earthquake Repairs
December 4, 2012

MBP is pleased to announce the firm has been selected by the National Park Service (NPS) to provide construction liaison services for the Washington Monument Earthquake Repairs project.

Microwave Oven’s Other Use
December 3, 2012

The same type of microwave oven technology used to heat up leftover food has found an important application in the solar energy industry…

Graphene Nanopores Can Now Be Controlled
December 3, 2012

Engineers at The University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) have used advanced techniques to make the material graphene small enough to read DNA.

Study Focuses On Improving High-Speed Rail Ties
December 3, 2012

A Kansas State University-led research project is helping high-speed rail systems handle the stress of freezing and thawing weather conditions.

Risk Management and Effective Documentation Webinar Scheduled
November 29, 2012

ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association announces that everyone in your firm – those in the field and those in the office and lab – can benefit from applying the effective documentation tricks that will be revealed at ASFE’s…

ICC Training and Education Program Reaccredited
November 29, 2012

The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded reaccreditation status to the International Code Council (ICC).

VCU da Vinci Center for Innovation Recognized by NAE
November 28, 2012

The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has selected the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) da Vinci Center for Innovation as an outstanding academic program…

70th Anniversary of Cocoanut Grove Fire
November 28, 2012

Shortly after 10 p.m. on Saturday, November 28, 1942, a fire at the Cocoanut Grove Nightclub in Boston left 492 dead and many others injured.

Tencarva Machinery Company Named 35th
November 26, 2012

Tencarva Machinery Company, a distributor of pumps, pumping systems, fluid handling systems and related products, headquartered in Greensboro, N.C., is named for the first time in the “North Carolina Mid-Market Fast 40” as 35th in the listing…

Salaries Increasing for Fire Protection Engineers
November 23, 2012

Even in today’s struggling job market, those with a career in fire protection engineering have earned a steady salary that has increased every year since 2007.

Early Registration For Energy & Sustainability Conference Nears Deadline
November 21, 2012

Early Registration deadline is set for December 7, 2012, for The Energy & Sustainability Conference…

Tencarva Machinery Company Ranks 48th
November 20, 2012

Tencarva Machinery Company, a distributor of pumps, pumping systems, fluid handling systems and related products, headquartered in Greensboro, N.C., ranked 48th in the 2012 “Grant Thornton North Carolina 100”…

ASSE Joins 85-3 Coalition For Increased Worker Hearing Protection
November 19, 2012

In its efforts to encourage increased hearing protection for workers, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) announced recently that it has joined the 85-3 Campaign to confront the “silent epidemic” of occupational hearing loss in the U.S.

2013 K’NEXpert Classroom Challenge Registration Opens
November 16, 2012

K’NEX, the only US construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love®, is now accepting registrations for the 2013 K’NEXpert Classroom Challenge.

Honeywell Donates First Responder Products
November 15, 2012

Honeywell announced recently it is donating more than $600,000 in first responder products to aid in relief and recovery efforts in areas devastated by Hurricane Sandy.

Steam Boiler Operator Training Event Scheduled
November 15, 2012

Spirax Sarco is excited to announce their latest training event: Steam Boiler Operator Training.

NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic Assesses and Repairs From Hurricane Sandy
November 14, 2012

Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Mid-Atlantic spent the first week of November preparing for the arrival of USS Enterprise (CVN-65), while assessing and repairing damage from Hurricane Sandy.

NASA Schedules Innovative Advanced Concepts Symposium
November 13, 2012

The NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) Program’s 2012 Fall Symposium will be held Nov. 14-15, 2012 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Hampton, Va.


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