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Engineer - Mechanical Design
November 15, 2011
Tool Simplifies Fire Alarm Programming, Maintenance
November 14, 2011

Fire-Lite Alarms by Honeywell announces an upgraded time-saving software tool designed to simplify fire alarm system installs and service while building a database of information on each installation.

Cybersecurity Breakthrough Keeps Sensitive Data Confined
November 11, 2011

In a breakthrough that could aid spies, keepers of medical records, and parents who want to prevent their kids from “sexting,” a team of Virginia Tech researchers has created software…

2011 AEC Mergers & Acquisitions Summit Scheduled
November 11, 2011

The 2011 AEC Mergers & Acquisitions Summit on December 1-2, 2011 at the Four Seasons Resort, in Palm Beach, FL, is a two-day program about M&A trends…

ICC-ES and CSI Agree to Reference GreenFormat™
November 10, 2011

CC Evaluation Service, LLC (ICC-ES) and the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) recently announced they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding…

VCU Hosts 'Etiquette Dinner' For Students and Employers
November 10, 2011

Hosted by Career Services in the VCU School of Business and School of Engineering, the event, will be held at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14 at the Jefferson Hotel.

DOE Updates National Reference Standard for Commercial Buildings
November 9, 2011

Following preliminary analysis that ASHRAE/IES’s 2010 energy efficiency standard contains significant energy savings over the 2007 standard…

Fiatech Annouces Publication of "An Introduction to ISO 15926"
November 9, 2011

Fiatech, in cooperation with the POSC Caesar Association, has published “An Introduction to ISO 15926,” which provides …

Winnners of Carlson Software National Design Competition Announced
November 8, 2011

Three students from Virginia Tech’s Department of Mining and Minerals Engineering recently won first place in Carlson Software’s National Senior Mine Design Competition…

U.Va.'s Rice Hall To Be Dedicated
November 8, 2011

The Rice Hall Information Technology Engineering Building, part of a new gateway for engineering and science at the University of Virginia (U.Va.), will be dedicated November 18th at 11 a.m.

H&A Wins Real Estate Awards For Design and Planning
November 7, 2011

Virginia-based architecture/engineering (A/E) firm, H&A Architects & Engineers (H&A), received two Excellence in Development Design awards from the Hampton Roads Association for Commercial Real Estate…

RJEC Announces November 2011 Monthly Meeting
November 7, 2011

The Richmond Joint Engineers Council (RJEC) has announced that their November 2011 meeting will be held on Thursday …

Aquatic & Fitness Center Awarded LEED® Platinum Certification
November 4, 2011

2rw Consultants, Inc. is proud to announce that the City of Charlottesville’s Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center has earned LEED® Platinum certification.

2nd USA Science & Engineering Festival Scheduled
November 4, 2011

Individuals and families can learn about the science behind Hollywood’s crime dramas, superhero feats, medical shows and special effects at the USA Science & Engineering Festival…

H&A Awarded Second Place Ranking
November 3, 2011

ZweigWhite, publisher of CE News and Structural Engineer has awarded second place in the Best Firms to Work For Ranking…

New Practice-Management Resources Catalog Published
November 3, 2011

Some 750 model documents, audio-education programs, audio/visual (A/V) instructional programs, guides, client-focused educational “messages,” monographs, practice-focused research reports…

Clark Nexsen Acquires Three New Offices
November 2, 2011

Clark Nexsen announces that it has acquired the three offices of Technicon Engineering, Inc.

Using “Green” Processes On Grape Skins
November 1, 2011

University of Arkansas researchers are taking grape skins left from wine and juice making and using “green” processes to extract powerful antioxidants for use in health products.

Contract to Design and Develop Permanent Magnets Received
November 1, 2011

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has received a contract totaling $2.9 million from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy…

CAER Opens New Facility
November 1, 2011

The Center for Advanced Engineering & Research (CAER) opened its new regional research and education facility in Bedford County…

Clean Energy Business Challenge to Launch
November 1, 2011

The University of Maryland and its Atlantic Coast Conference partners, including Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering, will lead a new, conference-hosted Clean Energy Business Challenge…

Tencarva Machinery Company Announces Acquisition
October 31, 2011

Tencarva Machinery Company, with branch offices in Chesapeake, Richmond and Salem, Va., recently announced the acquisition on September 30, 2011, of the assets of GPM Industries Inc.

Project Selected as a 2011 Top Roads Winner
October 31, 2011

Dewberry’s Inter-County Connector (ICC) – Contract C project was recently selected by Roads & Bridges magazine as a 2011 Top Roads winner. Goes Mobile
October 31, 2011

IIr Associates Inc., a publishing, marketing, and business development firm, has announced the launch of a new mobile website,, for its …

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