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AHRI, NATE Announce Agreement
January 25, 2012

Since its founding in 1997, North American Technician Excellence (NATE) has steadily improved its reputation and performance.

U.Va. Ventures Score $1.8 Million in State Funding
January 25, 2012

Nine Charlottesville companies founded on University of Virginia (U.Va.) research discoveries are being awarded a total of nearly $1.8 million from the Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund.

Research Questions Urban Development Planning Relating to Flooding
January 24, 2012

Extreme weather can result in a violent act of nature, and in the past year much attention has been paid to the disastrous impacts of flooding during the spring and summer.

Student Scholarships Available for Fiatech 2012
January 23, 2012

Each year Fiatech offers scholarships to students to attend and participate in the Fiatech
Technology Conference and Showcase.

Nominations Accepted For 2012 Communication Awards
January 23, 2012

The Keck Futures Initiative—a program of the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine, with the support of the W. M. Keck Foundation—will award $20,000 prizes to individuals or teams…

AHRI Announces Publication of Variable Frequency Drives Standard
January 23, 2012

The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has announced the publication of an industry-first standard for …

ASSE Announces Approval Of Two Key Safety Standards
January 20, 2012

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) announced recently that the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has approved two new ASSE A10 construction and demolition standards aimed at enhancing safety.

Nestlé Announces Expansion of Danville Plant
January 20, 2012

Nestlé, the world’s leading Nutrition, Health and Wellness company, has recently announced that the company’s Danville, Va. facility will undergo …

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January 19, 2012
Earthquakes Serve as a Safety Reminder
January 19, 2012

Two hundred years ago, three increasingly massive earthquakes in the U.S. region known as New Madrid that is not usually associated even today with seismic dangers had a handful of scared pioneers convinced…

Geotechnical Study Approved For Louisa School
January 19, 2012

The Louisa County Board of Supervisors and the School Board have authorized a geotechnical engineering study of …

ASABE Announces 2012 AE50 Awards Winners
January 18, 2012

Resource magazine and the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) have recently announced the winners …

2rw Consultants, Inc. Partners with the BGF in Haiti
January 18, 2012

The Building Goodness Foundation (BGF) is a Charlottesville based non-profit organization that brings together volunteers from construction-related industries to design and build facilities for communities in need. Several 2rw employees…

PIMA Announces Selection of New Chairman
January 17, 2012

The Polyisocyanurate Insulation Manufacturers Association (PIMA) has announced that Chris Griffin, Technical Director of Johns Manville Roofing Systems, has assumed …

Virginia Tech Unveils HokieSpeed
January 17, 2012

Virginia Tech crashed the supercomputing arena in 2003 with System X, a machine that placed the university among the world’s top computational research facilities. Now comes HokieSpeed…

AHRI Requests Comments on ASHRAE Proposed Standard 166P, Terminology
January 16, 2012

Constructive comments are invited by Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) on Proposed American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Standard 166P, Heating, Ventilating, Air-Conditioning and Refrigerating Terminology, by January 22.

Angler Rain Garden Project is a Top Project Winner
January 16, 2012

In December, Angler Environmental (Angler) was honored by Storm Water Solutions for their work at Forest Hill Elementary School in Harford County, MD.

2012's Highest Engineering Honors Awarded
January 13, 2012

The engineering profession’s highest honors for 2012, presented by the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), recognize ground-breaking contributions…

First-Ever Carbon Management Technology Conference Scheduled
January 12, 2012

The first-ever Carbon Management Technology Conference will be held February 7–9, 2012 in Orlando, Florida, USA.

Wiley|Wilson Announces Acquisition of HARTRAMPF Assets
January 11, 2012

Wiley|Wilson is pleased to announce it has completed its acquisition of the assets of Atlanta-based HARTRAMPF, Inc.

ASSE President Continues Call for Action
January 10, 2012

As the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) enters its next 100 years, ASSE President Terrie S. Norris, CSP, ARM, states that even though recent U.S. fatal occupational injuries reports show a slight decline in work fatalities…

2011 PCI Medal of Honor Awarded
January 9, 2012

Mario J. Bertolini, president and CEO of Blakeslee Prestress Inc. in Branford, Conn., was awarded the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) Medal of Honor…

Sign Up Today for New ASFE Webinar
January 6, 2012

Sign up today for new ASFE Webinar: Maximizing Value by Consulting with Clients about Project Risk.

Ninety-four Companies To Exhibit In New Eureka Park TechZone
January 5, 2012

Ninety-four companies will exhibit in the new Eureka Park TechZone at the 2012 International CES®…

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