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ASHRAE Issues Call for Comments on Multiple Standards
December 17, 2015

ASHRAE seeks public comment pertaining to five different standards.

ASCE's New Book Examines Solutions For Clean Drinking Water
December 15, 2015

The American Society of Civil Engineer’s (ASCE) essential new book, Forward Osmosis: Fundamentals and Applications, examines solutions to easily and efficiently produce clean drinking water.

ASCC Initiates Mentoring Program
December 11, 2015

The Emerging Leaders Committee (EL) of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, MO has initiated a mentoring program for its contractor and associate members, Bev Garnant, executive director, announced recently.

Manufacturing DaySM 2015 Exceeded Expectations
December 9, 2015

Manufacturing Day 2015, including all events scheduled throughout the year, has far exceeded expectations of scale and impact, reaching more than 400,000 participants and improving the public’s perception of manufacturing.

DuPont Receives CRDF Global Corporate Impact Award
December 7, 2015

DuPont has been awarded the 2015 Corporate Impact Award from CRDF Global.

Record-Setting Flexible Phototransistor Revealed
December 4, 2015

Inspired by mammals’ eyes, University of Wisconsin–Madison electrical engineers have created the fastest, most responsive flexible silicon phototransistor ever made.

Cougars Likely To Recolonize Parts of U.S.
December 3, 2015

A groundbreaking new study shows that cougars, also known as mountain lions and pumas, are likely to recolonize portions of habitat in the middle part of the United States within the next 25 years.

Space Cups Enable Espresso
December 2, 2015

Sometimes the little things in life can make all the difference — and when you are in orbit above the planet Earth, like the crew aboard the International Space Station, this is especially true.

MWH Global Provides Grant To Helping Hands For Freedom
November 17, 2015

MWH Global, an engineering, consulting and construction firm focused on water and natural resources, recently announced a new partnership with Helping Hands for Freedom (HHFF) by providing a $25,000 grant to assist in the growth of their organization and services that support the military community.

ASCC Calendar Items For 2016
November 16, 2015

The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) has scheduled the following events for 2016.

The William States Lee College of Engineering Celebrated 50th Anniversary
November 13, 2015

Celebrating its 50th anniversary, The William States Lee College of Engineering, at the University of North Carolina—Charlotte, held its second annual Heritage Reception on October 29th at UNC Charlotte Center City.

N.C. A&T Continues To Rank As A Top Producer Of Engineers
November 12, 2015

For the sixth consecutive year, North Carolina A&T State University has been ranked the No. 1 producer of engineering degrees on the undergraduate level awarded to African Americans in Diverse Issues in Higher Education magazine’s Top 100 ranking.

2016 NC Aviation Art Contest Calls for Entries
November 11, 2015

It’s that time again! The N.C. Department of Transportation is seeking entries for the 2016 North Carolina Aviation Art Contest.

N.C. A&T Professor Chosen To Attend The Gender Summit 7
November 6, 2015

North Carolina A&T State University (N.C. A&T) graduate and assistant professor of mechanical engineering, Dr. Cindy K. Waters was chosen as one of four delegates to attend the Gender Summit 7 (GS7) in Berlin, Germany.

Mathematical Algorithm ‘Psychic Robot’ Developed
November 4, 2015

Bioengineers at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) have recently developed a unique mathematical algorithm that can “see” your intention while performing an ordinary action like…

Findings Show U.S. Offshore Wind Power Falls Behind
November 3, 2015

University of Delaware (UD) faculty from the College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment (CEOE), the College of Engineering and the Alfred Lerner School of Business and Economics say that the U.S. has fallen behind in offshore wind power.

2015 WateReuse Innovative Project Of The Year Named
November 2, 2015

WaterHub at Emory, an ecological water reclamation treatment facility that is the first system of its kind to be installed in the United States, has been named the 2015 WateReuse Innovative Project of the Year by the WateReuse Association.

WE15 Wraps Up A Successful Conference and Career Fair
October 30, 2015

The Society of Women Engineers commemorated a successful 65 years as the world’s largest advocate for women in engineering and technology with WE15…

Cold Weather Concrete Paving Webinar Scheduled
October 29, 2015

Forecasters are predicting a brutal winter ahead, and whether you experience moderate-to-extreme drops in temperature or a little or a lot of winter precipitation, now is a good time to revisit some of the basic…

ASHRAE Issues Call for Comments - Standard 170-2013
October 28, 2015

ASHRAE has issued an invitation for comments on the proposed addenda to ANSI/ASHRAE/ASHE Standard 170-2013.

Changes to Refrigerant Management Requirements Proposed
October 27, 2015

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a pre-publication Federal Register notice proposing amendments to the refrigerant management requirements under Section 608 of the Clean Air Act.

New Center For Design Innovation Building Officially Opens
October 26, 2015

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, recently provided building commissioning for the Center for Design Innovation’s (CDI’s) new building in the Innovation Quarter of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Light and Technology In A New Language At LIGHTFAIR® International 2016
October 23, 2015

Light, technology and design will converge to reveal new solutions, new knowledge and new discoveries at LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) 2016.

ASHRAE Issues Call for Comments - NGB Standard ICC/ASHRAE 700
October 22, 2015

The jointly sponsored National Green Building Standard, ICC/ASHRAE 700, has begun a second 45-day public comment period.

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