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AOC Selects MBP Joint Venture
October 31, 2012

McDonough Bolyard Peck (MBP), in joint venture with AECOM, was selected by the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) for a multi-year renovation contract to provide Construction Management…

Lynchburg Office Building Receives LEED-EB: O&M Certification
October 30, 2012

Wiley|Wilson’s Lynchburg headquarters on Nationwide Drive recently received its LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance (O&M) certification…

Proofreading Webinar Scheduled for November 7th
October 29, 2012

ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association announces a November 7th proofreading webinar.

4th Annual Marine Renewable Energy Technical Conference Scheduled
October 26, 2012

Calling all marine, renewable energy, ocean science and technology, policy advocates and skeptics….come meet the experts, learn about their technological developments…

New ASFE Practice Alert No. 55 Available
October 25, 2012

How do you create a strategic plan when the future of your most important issues is uncertain? That’s exactly the problem that confronted participants in the Crystal Ball Workshop hosted by ASFE’s Emerging Issues and Trends Committee.

Student Guide Available For Fire Protection Engineer Career
October 24, 2012

To meet the demand for fire protection engineers, Bethesda, MD-based Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) has created the fourth edition of its Guide to Careers in Fire Protection Engineering.

NSF Awards EAGER Grant To Virginia Tech
October 24, 2012

The National Science Foundation (NSF) awarded Virginia Tech an EArly-concept Grant for Exploratory Research (EAGER). The new grant will be used to explore innovative ways to incorporate engineering literacy into the general education curriculum.

Map and Assess Virginia's Offshore Wind Energy Resources
October 23, 2012

Under the direction of the Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, Timmons Group collaborated with researchers and scientists from the Virginia Center for Wind Energy at James Madison University and WeatherFlow Inc. to develop…

Best Practices Guide On Monitoring Green Roof Performance Published
October 23, 2012

As green roofs become more popular for environmentally-sensitive, sustainable buildings, monitoring and documenting their performance has become important.

URS/Hill International Joint Venture Awarded Management Contract
October 22, 2012

The U.S.General Services Administration (USGSA) has announced the award of …

Langley Headquarters Building Recognized With 2012 Energy Award
October 19, 2012

The U.S. Department of Energy and the Federal Interagency Energy Management Task Force have announced that the …

GSA Mid-Atlantic Region Selects MBP to Provide Services
October 18, 2012

MBP, in joint venture with AECOM, is pleased to announce the firm has been selected to provide construction management services to the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Mid-Atlantic Region…

FEA Awarded Platinum Certification in Event Sustainability
October 17, 2012

Facility Engineering Associates, P.C. (FEA) is proud to announce they have received the IFMA Platinum Certification in Event Sustainability at World Workplace 2012.

Tencarva Machinery Company Ranks 42nd In 2012 ‘Big 50’ List
October 16, 2012

Tencarva Machinery Company, a distributor of pumps and pumping systems, fluid handling systems and related products, with a Richmond Area Branch Office, ranked 42nd in the 2012 “Big 50” list…

National Electrical Code® Officially Recognized By ICC
October 16, 2012

The International Code Council has designated NFPA 70®, the National Electrical Code® (NEC®) as the electrical code for use with the ICC’s International Family of Codes or “I-Codes.”

Marine Energy Technology Symposium Issues Call for Papers
October 15, 2012

The Global Marine Renewable Energy Conference (GMREC) is honored to host the inaugural Marine Energy Technology Symposium.

2012 NASA Technology Days Scheduled
October 12, 2012

NASA Technology Days, a three-day public technology showcase, will take place at the Cleveland Public Auditorium and Conference Center Nov. 28th-30th.

Registration Opens For 2013 Energy and Sustainability Conference
October 11, 2012

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), a leader in sustainability, is excited to host the first business and sustainability conference in Virginia!

ASCC 2011 Safety Awards Announced
October 11, 2012

Concrete contractors with exemplary safety records for 2011 were recognized by the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC)…

Innovative Safety Standard Now Available From ASSE
October 10, 2012

The newly revised ANSI Z10-2012 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems Standard (OHSMS) is now available through the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE).

Golf Tournament Proceeds Donated to ODU
October 10, 2012

GET Solutions, Inc. is pleased to announce its 6th year of support to the Engineering Department of Old Dominion University by organizing a golf tournament…

Advances in Hurricane Engineering Conference Announced
October 9, 2012

The Applied Technology Council (ATC) and the Structural Engineering Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) are joining together to present …

ASSE Offers Protection Tips During 2012 Fire Prevention Week
October 9, 2012

Morgantown, W. Virginia Fire Department Chief Mark Caravasos reminded several college students recently that fires are not like the ones shown in the movies.

McKesson Corp. To Expand Operations In Frederick County
October 8, 2012

According to company news releases and reports from Gov. McDonnell’s office, McKesson Corp., a health care services and IT company, will invest $36.9 million …

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