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ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Standard 189.1-2017
June 7, 2019

Public and stakeholder review and comment sought for the purpose of developing consensus standards.

Global E-waste Statistics Partnership Announces Launch Of New Site
June 7, 2019

Open source portal visualizes e-waste data and statistics globally, by region and by country.

Virginia Tech Engineers Win First Place At agBOT
June 6, 2019

For the second time in two years, Virginia Tech’s agBOT student team came home from Indiana with a first-place trophy.

New Technique Makes Human-made DNA Invisible
June 6, 2019

In a paper published recently, Dr. Christopher Johnston and his colleagues at the Forsyth Institute describe a new technique to genetically engineer bacteria…

Dewberry Awarded Architecture/Engineering Services Task Order
June 5, 2019

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Wilmington District has awarded Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, an architecture/engineering services task order for…

Generating Electricity From the Coldness of the Universe
June 5, 2019

An international team of scientists has demonstrated for the first time that it is possible to generate a measurable amount of electricity in a diode directly from the coldness of the universe.

Bus Gets Launched Into Space
June 4, 2019

Sandia National Laboratories recently launched a bus into space. Not the kind with wheels that go round and round…

DCC Announces Twelfth Annual Decorative Concrete Awards
June 4, 2019

The Decorative Concrete Council, (DCC), a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, in partnership with Concrete Construction magazine, announces its twelfth annual…

ASCC Schedules 18th Annual Conference
June 3, 2019

The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, MO, will hold its eighteenth Annual Conference September 19-22, 2019…

IceCube Observatory Sensor Joins Smithsonian Collection
June 3, 2019

A sensor from the enormous Antarctic observatory IceCube has joined the permanent collection of the Smithsonian Institution.

Leica Geosystems Opens Nominations For 2019 Carl Pulfrich Award
May 31, 2019

Prestigious award honors advancements in the fields of photogrammetry, remote sensing, earth imaging.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Addenda to Standard 62.1-2016 and Standard 189.1-2017
May 31, 2019

Public and stakeholder review and comment sought for the purpose of developing consensus standards.

Firm Announces $46 Million Investment to Acquire and Expand Sky Valley Foods
May 30, 2019

Acquisition will mark the establishment of the firm’s first East Coast production facility in the City of Danville.

Woolpert Announces Acquisition of Geomatics Data Solutions
May 30, 2019

Acquisition will enable firm to expand and deepen its geospatial service offerings.

New Publication Offers Overview of Computational Fluid Dynamics
May 29, 2019

Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) has proven to be a valuable tool for designing new and retrofitting existing water, wastewater, and stormwater systems.

New Desalination Method For Hypersaline Brines Developed
May 29, 2019

Hypersaline brines—water that contains high concentrations of dissolved salts and whose saline levels are higher than ocean water—are a growing environmental concern around the world.

Firm Announces Investment To Expand Existing Operation
May 28, 2019

Firm will invest $200,000 to expand its existing operation in Montgomery County, Virginia.

New Fabric Threads Can Detect Gases
May 28, 2019

Woven textile detectors could be used in public health, workplace safety, military and rescue applications.

AASHTO Releases 2019 UAS/Drone Survey
May 24, 2019

Survey shows how state DOTs using drone technology in new ways.

New Publication Addresses Dynamics of Hydrological Cycle
May 24, 2019

The American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) new book, Statistical Analysis of Hydrologic Variables: Methods and Applications provides…

Applications Sought For 2019 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence
May 23, 2019

Cash prizes totaling $1 million will be awarded to 18 of America’s best public high school skilled trades teachers or teacher teams and their programs.

Study Focuses On Health Impacts From Oil and Natural Gas Extraction
May 23, 2019

Measurements of hazardous air pollutant concentrations at odds with documented poor health outcomes.

Using Recycled Water To Irrigate Crops Studied
May 22, 2019

Study attempts to identify consumer preferences regarding irrigation sources for crops.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Multiple Addenda to Standard 90.1.2016
May 22, 2019

Public and stakeholder review and comment sought for the purpose of developing consensus standards.


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