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Construction Underway on New College Institute in Martinsville, Virginia
July 30, 2013

Dewberry is serving as the architect and engineer for the first new building to be built specifically for NCI’s campus.

Virginia Tech to Award Graduate Degrees in Nuclear Engineering
July 29, 2013

Entities in Virginia and across the nation need to hire nuclear engineers who can meet the nation’s present and future energy needs.

New Guide for Fire Safety in Very Tall Buildings Released
July 29, 2013

The guide emphasizes the importance of taking an integrated approach to the design of fire safety in tall buildings based on expected fire performance.

MOA Signed by ODU and NSSA Reflects STEM Priority
July 26, 2013

Naval vessel readiness requires a highly-educated, STEM-based workforce.

Online Voting Test Highlights ICC 2013 Annual Conference
July 25, 2013

One highlight of ICC’s 2013 Annual Conference is expected to be the tests of the online voting process.

Global Manufacturing Firm Announces Chesapeake Location
July 25, 2013

Gov. Bob McDonnell’s office has announced that Atomized Products Group Inc. will invest $4.3 million to establish …

HESS Construction Builds New Huguenot High School in Richmond
July 24, 2013

HESS Construction was selected by Richmond Public Schools to manage construction of the new Huguenot High School.

2rw Consultants, Inc. Announces Completion of Work in Haiti
July 24, 2013

2rw Consultants, Inc. is proud to announce the completion of the second phase of its engineering and labor contributions with the Building Goodness Foundation (BGF) for the Excelsior Technical Institute (ETI) in Thomassin, Haiti

Study Looks at Region’s Vulnerabilities Following a Major Storm
July 23, 2013

A massive survey that reached more than 7,000 homes in Hampton Roads is proving to be an invaluable tool to help the region better understand residents’ perceptions of risk.

New ASCC Safety Bulletins Available
July 22, 2013

The Safety and Risk Management Council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors has added five new titles to its list of Safety Bulletins.

ASCE Announces Publication of Book on Wind Loads
July 22, 2013

The American Society of Civil Engineers is pleased to announce the publication of its new book Wind Loads.

ODU Researchers Win Grants from Virginia Center for Innovative Technology
July 19, 2013

Four Old Dominion researchers have been awarded grants as part of the 2013 Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund.

Two Virginia Tech Teams Advance in DARPA Robotics Challenge
July 19, 2013

Two Virginia Tech College of Engineering teams have advanced to the second phase of the futuristic Robotics Challenge sponsored by DARPA.

Corps Completes Sandbridge Sand Replenishment Projects
July 18, 2013

More than two million cubic yards added to Sandbridge beachfront; Big Beach completion now under way.

ASCE Announces Publication of Structural Engineering Book
July 17, 2013

The American Society of Civil Engineers is pleased to announce the publication of its new book Structural Identification of Constructed Systems.

ODU Offers Summer Stem Camps
July 17, 2013

Old Dominion University is offering two camps over the summer that focus on science, technology, engineering and math.

HESS Breaks Ground On New Stafford High School
July 16, 2013

HESS Construction was selected by Stafford County Public Schools to manage construction of the replacement high school.

ODU's Batten College of Engineering Celebrates Its Golden Anniversary
July 16, 2013

The first 50 years of engineering education at Old Dominion University were recently celebrated during a gala in Virginia Beach.

Sustainable Design a Key at Marine Corps Training Facility
July 16, 2013

Naval Facilities Engineering Command Washington will oversee the design and construction of the Marine Corps Embassy Security Group Training Facilities in Quantico.

Norfolk District's Michelle Hamor is Army Corps Flood Risk Manager of the Year
July 15, 2013

The Corps gives the award yearly to individuals who excel in the field of flood plain management.

Valve Manufacturers Association Celebrates 75th Anniversary
July 12, 2013

The VMA will be hosting its Annual Meeting from October 3-5, 2013, at the Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida.

Onset Announces The Facility Manager’s Guide to Data Logging
July 12, 2013

A free 30-page best practices guide discusses monitoring strategies that can be utilized by building professionals to reduce energy use.

Corps Assists Park Service in Protecting Parkway from River
July 11, 2013

Contractors working for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are using heavy equipment to place large boulders along the edge of the York River.

Some 'Green' Hot Water Systems Fail to Deliver
July 11, 2013

Virginia Tech researchers find that some ‘green’ hot water systems do not
deliver on energy-saving promises.

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