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Leaders In Engineering and Technology To Be Recognized
August 19, 2016

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) recently announced the recipients of its annual awards program…

Energy-Harvesting Backpack To Lighten Load
August 18, 2016

United States Army soldiers on 72-hour missions sometimes carry seven types of batteries weighing up to 16 pounds in order to…

New FIRST Chesapeake Off-Season Scrimmage Scheduled
August 18, 2016

FIRST Chesapeake is excited to announce the Inaugural Pre Off-Season Sorta FRC Scrimmage

Grant Awarded To Leading National Diversity-Serving Organizations
August 17, 2016

In an effort to increase the diversity of engineering faculty, the National Science Foundation awarded $2.9 Million to the following leading national engineering diversity organizations…

Updated Document For Active Side-Hinged Exterior Door Slabs Released
August 16, 2016

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) recently released an updated document establishing a standard test method and set of performance criteria for…

Revisions Proposed to Residential AC/HP Test Procedures
August 16, 2016

The Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a pre-publication Federal Register supplemental notice of proposed rulemaking (SNOPR) revising its test procedures for central air conditioners and heat pumps.

The Science Museum of Virginia Schedules Science After Dark
August 15, 2016

The Science Museum of Virginia is celebrating the Olympic Games during Science After Dark on Friday, August 19, 2016.

Court Denies Petition Challenging DOE's Rulemaking for Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
August 12, 2016

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit has denied petition challenging DOE’s 2014 efficiency standard and test procedure rulemakings.

National Competition Honors States for Exceptional Transportation Projects
August 12, 2016

The departments of transportation of five states have received awards in a national competition that recognizes excellence in transportation projects.

VNEC and CAER To Join Together To Advance Virginia’s Nuclear Industry
August 11, 2016

The Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium (VNEC) and the Center for Advanced Engineering and Research (CAER) recently announced a plan to work together…

LIGHTFAIR® International 2017 Call For Speakers
August 11, 2016

The LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) Conference, which offers hundreds of hours of education in a highly diverse curriculum, begins its run to opening day 2017 with the Call for Speakers…

Drones Tasked to Monitor Landslide Areas
August 10, 2016

Woolpert has tasked its unmanned aerial systems with monitoring landslide areas.

Preliminary NOPR on Walk-In Coolers, Freezers Released
August 9, 2016

DOE has released notice of proposed rule making for walk-in coolers and freezers.

DOE Extends NOPR Comment Period
August 8, 2016

Comment period on NOPR for commercial water heating equipment efficiency standards has been extended.

Report on Future of Commercial Air Conditioning Published
August 5, 2016

DOE has published a new report regarding the projected future of commercial air conditioning for buildings.

Approved AHRI/ANSI Standards Now Available
August 4, 2016

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has recently approved several AHRI standards making them American National Standards.

New Master of Decision Analytics Degree Offered
August 3, 2016

A new Master of Decision Analytics degree in the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Business will give students expertise in advanced statistical analysis, big-data information technology and state-of-the-practice analytics software.

SCADA Systems Standards Committee Launched
August 3, 2016

The International Society of Automation’s (ISA) Standards & Practices (S&P) Board has approved a new committee to be designated ISA112, SCADA Systems.

Change of Command Held For NAVFAC Atlantic
August 2, 2016

Capt. Darius Banaji recently relieved Rear Adm. Louis V. Cariello as commander, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC), Atlantic…

2016 Virginia Engineers Conference Announced
August 2, 2016

The 2016 Virginia Engineers Conference will be held September 28-30, 2016 in Portsmouth, Virginia,

Unmanned Aircraft Researchers Explore Air Traffic Issues In Power Line Inspections
August 1, 2016

Officials with the Virginia Tech Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership, Dominion Virginia Power, and HAZON Solutions, a developer and service provider of small unmanned aerial vehicle inspection services, recently conducted drone research flights to determine…

Urban Concrete Overlays Webinar Scheduled
July 29, 2016

Register for the next upcoming American Concrete and Pavement Association (ACPA) webinar that covers Urban Concrete Overlays.

New Alliance of Product Evaluation Experts Formed
July 29, 2016

As a result of ongoing collaboration, three leading global evaluation and certification bodies, the Centre Scientifique et Technique du Batiment (CSTB – France), Deutsches Institut für Bautechnik (DIBt – Germany), and the ICC Evaluation Service…

Automation Federation Welcomes SANS Institute
July 28, 2016

The Automation Federation recently announced SANS Institute (SANS)—a global leader in cybersecurity training, certification and research—as its seventh working group.

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