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Final Rule Issued on Revised Commercial Boiler Efficiency Test Procedures
November 1, 2016

DOE has issued its final rule revising the efficiency test procedures for commercial boilers.

Final Rule Issued on Commercial Water Heater Test Procedures
November 1, 2016

(DOE) has issued its final rule revising the efficiency test procedures for commercial water heating equipment (CWH).

MBP Awarded Inspection Services Term Contract
October 31, 2016

MBP is pleased to announce that the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has selected the firm to provide permit construction inspection services for the…

Pavement Preservation Webinar Scheduled
October 31, 2016

Register for the next upcoming American Concrete and Pavement Association (ACPA) webinar that covers Concrete Pavement Surface Restoration and Joint/Crack Re-sealing.

Radford University Announces Major Renovations
October 28, 2016

Radford University has announced a $34 million facelift for Reed and Curie Halls.

Kenbridge Construction Awarded $30.1 Million School Construction Contract
October 28, 2016

Project will include renovation and construction of a new middle school in Powhatan County.

Solar Farm To Be Built In Mecklenburg County
October 27, 2016

Carolina Solar Energy has announced plans to build a solar farm in Mecklenburg County outside of Chase City.

ODU Releases Sea Level Pilot Report
October 27, 2016

Old Dominion University has released the results of the Hampton Roads Sea Level Rise Preparedness and Resilience Intergovernmental Planning Pilot Project.

DOE Holds Meeting On Amended Residential Furnace Efficiency Standards
October 26, 2016

Information released pertaining to public meeting regarding amended efficiency standards.

Springfield Awards Contract To Provide FAA Airport Master Plan
October 25, 2016

Plan will focus on the existing configuration of the airport as well as its evolution over the next 15-20 years.

NSF Awards Grant To Improve U.S. Engineering Diversity
October 25, 2016

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has announced its award of a $294,500 grant.

Updated Guide For Claims and Changes On Construction Projects Published
October 24, 2016

The American Society of Civil Engineer’s (ASCE) third edition of Construction Contract Claims, Changes and Dispute Resolution, edited by Paul Levin, is now available.

Concrete Overlays Webinar Scheduled
October 24, 2016

Register for the next upcoming American Concrete and Pavement Association (ACPA) webinar that covers The Role of Concrete Overlays in Pavement Preservation.

NOAA Awards Contract To Map U.S. Coastal and Great Lakes Regions
October 22, 2016

NOAA awards contract to acquire geospatial data.

Environmental Goods Agreement Expected To Conclude In Late 2016
October 21, 2016

The 17 WTO negotiations members seek to conclude the agreement prior to the close of 2016.

2016 Contractors Survey Results Released
October 21, 2016

Part of the Industry Awareness Campaign, results from a nationwide survey of contractors have been made available.

New Water and Energy Efficiency Plan Announced
October 20, 2016

The White House has announced a plan to further reduce carbon emissions and to build climate resilience.

DOE Makes No Change to Direct Heating Equipment Standard
October 20, 2016

DOE determines that more stringent standards are not economically justified.

World Standards Week 2016 Celebration Scheduled
October 19, 2016

The International Code Council (ICC), a longtime member of the U.S. World Standards Day Planning Committee, is once again supporting a series of events in…

Local Students Attend Manufacturing Day 2016 Event
October 19, 2016

Printpack hosted a student visit for Manufacturing Day 2016 (MFG Day) on October 7th.

Grants Awarded To Enhance and Expand SEEK Program
October 18, 2016

A project sponsored by the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), Purdue University and Virginia Tech has been awarded three grants totaling nearly $2 million from the National Science Foundation, to expand and enhance NSBE’s Summer Engineering Experience for Kids (SEEK) program.

DOE Submits Energy Conservation Report
October 17, 2016

New report notes rulemaking actions issued since the February 2016 report.

Donation Made To The New FIRST Chesapeake Tool Corral
October 14, 2016

This summer, the GE Volunteer Foundation generously funded a tool library for team instructional workshops and volunteer technical training at…

"Sensing Skin" Can Monitor Structural Integrity
October 14, 2016

Researchers have developed a multi-layered “sensing skin” to monitor any structure’s integrity remotely.

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