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Team Tidewater Breaks Ground on Solar Decathlon Entry
May 22, 2013

A team from ODU and HU competes in the DOE Solar Decathlon, which tests university teams’ efforts to design and build a net-zero energy home.

Virginia Tech Researchers Test Modern vs. Leather Football Helmets
May 21, 2013

Engineers dropped head forms with helmets from various heights onto an anvil, measuring peak acceleration.

ODU Wave Energy Project to Boost STEM Education
May 20, 2013

The National Science Foundation is funding a project designed by a group of ODU researchers to promote the study of ocean wave energy.

Construction to Begin on Marine Corps University Additions
May 17, 2013

A groundbreaking ceremony for additions to the Marine Corps University was held on May 2, 2013.

Healthcare Engineers Annual Conference in Williamsburg
May 17, 2013

The Virginia Society of Healthcare Engineers (VSHE) Annual Conference starts May 20.

Contractors Begin Work on JFK Eternal Flame
May 15, 2013

Technicians from Meltech Corp., Inc. began work on the burner of the President John F. Kennedy Eternal Flame.

Registration Opens for 2013 STEM Solutions Conference
May 15, 2013

U.S. News 2013 STEM Solutions opens registration for The National Conference taking place June 17 – 19 in Austin, Texas.

Seminar Offered on Geoprofessional Dirty Words
May 14, 2013

There are certain words that Geoprofessionals must use with care in order to communicate clearly and unambiguously.

Code Council Seeks Nominations for 2013 Awards
May 14, 2013

The ICC is accepting nominations for a variety of safety-related awards, to be presented at the upcoming Annual Conference.

Virginia Tech Students Win Aerial Robotics Competition
May 13, 2013

A team of Virginia Tech College of Engineering students won first place at the April 2013 Collegiate Aerial Robotics Exhibition.

VMA Launches Career Information Network
May 10, 2013

The Virginia Manufacturers Association launched the most advanced Career Information System available in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

ASFE Announces Brownfields 2013 Conference
May 9, 2013

ASFE announces the National Brownfields Conference, Brownfields 2013, to be held in Atlanta, Georgia.

ASFE Announces 2013 Fall Conference
May 9, 2013

ASFE/The Geoprofessional Business Association announces the ASFE Fall 2013 Conference, Oct 10-12, 2013, in Boston, Massachusetts.

VCU Names Winners in Senior Design Expo
May 8, 2013

Eight teams of Virginia Commonwealth University students were named winners in the School of Engineering’s Senior Design Expo.

Register Now for the ACE Scholarship Awards Breakfast
May 7, 2013

The ACE annual Scholarship Awards Breakfast recognizes local area high school students with outstanding academic achievement.

National Center for IT Honors Strides in Computer Science
May 6, 2013

The Virginia/Washington, D.C., affiliate of the National Center for Women in IT honored a high school teacher and 14 high school students for their efforts to teach and learn computer science.

Mirrors Make Solar Energy Cost Competitive
May 3, 2013

Ranga Pitchumani of Virginia Tech was invited to direct the Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) program for the SunShot Initiative towards its ambitious goals.

Leaders of the Profession to Keynote SFPE 2013 Annual Meeting
May 3, 2013

The Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) will host its 2013 Annual Meeting on October 27 to November 1, 2013 in Austin, Texas.

The Project Management Masters Certification Program Announced
May 2, 2013

The Project Management Masters Certification Program will be offered May 14 – 17, 2013 at University of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia.

Nanofoams Provide Protection
May 1, 2013

Engineers at the University of California, San Diego are developing nanofoams that could be used for structural protection.

Plant Completes Upgrades
May 1, 2013

Two major design-build projects have recently been completed at the Noman M. Cole, Jr., Pollution Control Plant (NCPCP) in Lorton, Virginia.

Virginia 2011 Chemical Release Report
May 1, 2013

Virginia industries reported that chemicals released on-site at their facilities decreased by 12.7 percent in 2011.

Plasma Device Developed
May 1, 2013

University of Missouri (MU) engineer Randy Curry and his team have developed a method of creating and controlling plasma that could revolutionize American energy generation and storage.

Houghtaling Completes Norfolk Hospital Boiler Installation
April 30, 2013

Houghtaling and Associates, Inc. has completed the boiler room equipment supply, installation and start-up for the Sentara Leigh Hospital Campus Redesign project.

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