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Critical Resource For Implementing Water Pipeline Renewal Projects Published
March 11, 2016

The American Society of Civil Engineer’s (ASCE) new publication, Renewal of Potable Water Pipes: Manuals and Reports on Engineering Practice No. 132, outlines methods for…

New ICC, SES Resources Provide Guidance
March 10, 2016

The International Code Council (ICC) is collaborating with SES—The Society for Standards Professionals in the distribution of two key resources…

Virginia Tech's College Of Engineering Moves Upward In Research Rankings
March 9, 2016

Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering continues to climb up the ranks of engineering schools based on research expenditures.

Registration Opens For GBA's 2016 Spring Conference
March 9, 2016

Registration now open for Geoprofessional Business Association’s (GBA) 2016 Spring Conference…

New Book Provides Fundamentals Of Water Engineering
March 8, 2016

The American Society of Civil Engineer’s (ASCE) new publication, Water Engineering with the Spreadsheet: A Workbook for Water Resources Calculations Using Excel, by Ashok Pandit, gives students a solid foundation in using spreadsheets for water engineering applications.

A&A Opens New Branch Office
March 7, 2016

Anderson & Associates (A&A) has announced the opening of a new office…

"Materials-Related Concrete Pavement Distresses" Webinar Scheduled
March 7, 2016

Materials-related distress (or MRD) are not related inadequate design or construction, and instead, are related to the materials properties and environments to which they are exposed.

VCU School Of Business To Host The 2016 RISC Trends Conference
March 4, 2016

The Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Business 2016 Annual Risk and Insurance Studies Center Trends Conference will focus on the intersection of technology and risk.

ICC Committee Action Hearings Scheduled For April 2016
March 4, 2016

Code and fire officials, architects, engineers, designers, energy conservation experts and others have an opportunity to provide input on proposed changes to the next generation of building safety, fire prevention, and energy efficiency codes during the International Code Council’s (ICC) 2016 Group B Committee Action Hearings…

Wagman’s Berryville Office Receives United Way Silver Award
March 3, 2016

Wagman’s Geotechnical Construction office in Berryville, Virginia recently received a Silver Award for their support of the 2015 United Way Northern Shenandoah Valley (NSV) Campaign.

National Air Filtration Association Holds Technical Seminar
March 3, 2016

Advancements in the air filtration industry will be showcased at the National Air Filtration Association’s 2016 Technical Seminar.

AHRI Submits Standards for ANSI Approval
March 2, 2016

The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has submitted multiple standards to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for approval as American National Standards

Firm Receives Engineering Excellence Honor Award
March 1, 2016

Wiley|Wilson is pleased to announce that the Richmond City Justice Center, a facility for which the firm provided engineering design and support services, has been named an Engineering Excellence Honor Award winner…

Science Of Snow’s Serenity
March 1, 2016

A thick blanket of snow covering streets, walkways and rooftops can cause some major stress, but it can also be sort of calming at the same time, right? Think about it – when it snows, the world gets quieter.

Gaming At The Next Level
March 1, 2016

You have a new video game and have spent weeks trying to defend yourself against your arch enemy. You finally found his weakness and how to stop him, and are joyfully exacting revenge. But one day you play and that game plan doesn’t work anymore.

CANENA Issues Call for Experts
February 29, 2016

The Council for Harmonization of Electrotechnical Standards of the Nations of the Americas (CANENA) has issued a call for experts to form a new CANENA Working Group.

OMB Issues Revised Circular A-119
February 29, 2016

The White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has issued the long-anticipated revised version of OMB Circular A-119, Federal Participation in the Development and Use of Voluntary Consensus Standards and in Conformity Assessment Activities.

Woolpert Awarded GIS Contract
February 26, 2016

Woolpert, a national architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm, has announced that the firm has been awarded a five-year contract to provide on-call geographic information system (GIS) services.

Registration Opens For Concrete Executive Leadership Forum 2016
February 25, 2016

Registration for the American Society of Concrete Contractors’s (ASCC) Concrete Executive Leadership Forum (CELF) is now open. The 2016 CELF is July 14-17 at the Lodge at Torrey Pines, La Jolla, Calif.

Firm To Assess Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Systems At Medical Center
February 24, 2016

Dewberry will document and assess the conditions, capacities, compliance, and remaining useful life of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems at the Alamance Regional Medical Center in Burlington, North Carolina.

FIRST® Chesapeake District Announce Upcoming Events
February 23, 2016

FREE and open to the public! The best and brightest high school robotics teams will be competing in these two day events.

Firm Wins Engineering Excellence Grand Award From ACEC/Virginia
February 22, 2016

Wiley|Wilson is pleased to announce that the Combined Heat and Power Plant at the US Naval Support Facility Indian Head, MD, for which the firm provided engineering design and support services, was named an Engineering Excellence Grand Award winner by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC)/Virginia.

AASHTO Washington Briefing to Focus on FAST ACT and Innovation
February 22, 2016

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) will hold its Annual Washington Briefing, Wednesday, February 24, through Friday, February 26, 2016.

Astronomers Discover Evidence of Gravitational Waves
February 18, 2016

After 100 years of theory and decades of experiments, astronomers have detected gravitational waves directly for the first time.

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