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Updated Renderings of 750-Foot Wolf Point East Tower Break Cover

October 4, 2016 - in Buildings, Featured

As the second phase of the three-skyscraper Wolf Point project races towards an anticipated start date in early 2017, more details regarding the riverfront luxury apartment tower known as Wolf Point East have emerged. A recent story by Crain’s Chicago Real…

Project Innovation Award Winners 2016 Address Global Water Challenges

September 30, 2016 - in Featured, Water

The Hague – Today The International Water Association announced the Project Innovation Award Winners 2016 from Australia, China and South Africa. The…

InfraWorks 360 Is Growing Up: From Conceptual Tool to Detailed Design, InfraWorks Adds Engineering-Grade Features

September 27, 2016 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

Since its initial release a few years ago, Autodesk InfraWorks 360 (IW360) has been received as an interesting software-development exercise in what a…

USDOT Issues Federal Policy for Safe Testing and Deployment of Automated Vehicles

September 22, 2016 - in Featured, Transportation

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Department of Transportation is issuing Federal policy for automated vehicles, laying a path for the safe testing and deployment of new auto technologies that have enormous potential for improving safety and mobility for Americans on…

Bentley Announces the Finalists in 2016 Be Inspired Awards Program Recognizing Innovation in Infrastructure Design, Construction, and Operations

September 21, 2016 - in Awards, Events, Featured

Bentley Announces the Finalists in 2016 Be Inspired Awards Program EXTON, Pa., U.S.A. – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, today announced the project finalists in the…

Hot-Dip Galvanized Steel Industry Will Be Featured on New Episode of Innovations TV Series

September 21, 2016 - in Buildings, Featured

CENTENNIAL, CO - The American Galvanizers Association (AGA) is pleased to announce the October 13, 2016 episode of Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr. will feature a segment on hot-dip galvanizing.  The episode, scheduled to broadcast on Thursday, October 13,…

Autodesk Highlights the Future of Making Things for AEC with Excellence Awards Finalists

September 20, 2016 - in Awards, Events, Featured

For the past four years Autodesk has sponsored the Excellence in Infrastructure Competition to showcase stellar examples of Building Information Modeling [BIM] in action within the civil engineering industry.  Click here to see last year’s winning projects…

Quickly Produce Conceptual Roadway Designs

September 14, 2016 - in Featured, News, Products

Bentley Systems announces OpenRoads ConceptStation, a conceptual modeling application that empowers highway engineering professionals to quickly create conceptual road and bridge models in a matter of hours – not days. OpenRoads ConceptStation enables rapid…

Proceed with Caution: Concrete Cloth GCCM Provides Erosion Protection at Nuclear Power Plant

September 1, 2016 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

A nuclear power-plant site in the southeastern United States faced an erosion problem on a steep, 2:1 slope near dry-cast storage containers of spent nuclear fuel. The shotcrete finish covering the slope was intended to serve as a protective layer that would…

Live, “Take You There” Report from Italy Earthquake Scene

CENTRAL ITALY – Miyamoto International releases the first of its Earthquake Journals reported live from Italy as engineers follow first responders into historic areas devastated by the M-6.2 earthquake that struck Wednesday in this "take your there" account.…