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NPG Report Focuses on U.S. Infrastructure and Population on a Collision Course

July 6, 2017 - in Featured, News

Alexandria, VA  – If current trends continue and immigration remains such a driving force in America’s population growth, our country may be forced to accommodate as many as 417 million people by 2060.  That means that our nation’s present…

HNTB Continues Commitment to STEM Education Through Successful Second Year of SPARK Program

July 3, 2017 - in Featured, News, Projects

CHICAGO – HNTB Corporation, an infrastructure solutions firm, and Chicago Public Schools, recently completed the second year of a successful on-going…

U.S. Roadway Traffic Continues Rising to New Record Highs, Adding Pressure on Infrastructure

June 28, 2017 - in Featured, Roads, Transportation

Motor vehicle traffic on U.S. roads increased 1.5 percent in year-over-year comparisons or by an additional 15.2 billion miles driven in the first…

Manufacturers Call for Strong Actions by Congress, Administration to Upgrade Infrastructure

June 28, 2017 - in Featured, Transportation

Two major U.S. manufacturing groups have separately urged Congress and the Trump administration to take strong actions to dramatically improve entire networks of U.S. transportation facilities and other vital infrastructure. They made their cases as President…

FARO Releases Revolutionary FARO Zone 3D for Public Safety Professionals

June 23, 2017 - in Featured, News, Products, Technology

Lake Mary, FL - FARO® (NASDAQ:FARO), the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement and imaging solutions for factory metrology, construction BIM/CIM, product design, public safety forensics, and 3D solutions applications, announces the availability…

Earthquake Trends in Oklahoma and Other States Likely Related to Wastewater Injection

June 22, 2017 - in Energy, Featured

According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the number of earthquakes east of the Rocky Mountains has increased dramatically since 2009. More earthquakes in these areas have coincided with the increase in oil and natural gas production from shale formations.…

Sustainable Restoration: Engineers Look to Stabilize and Revitalize Historic North Carolina Farm

June 21, 2017 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

By Scott King, Project Manager The historic Lochill Farm, nestled in the rolling hills of the Piedmont in the heart of North Carolina, has been a regional treasure for more than 200 years. Located just outside the town of Hillsborough, N.C., in the Upper Neuse…

Engineered Solutions: Fugro Completes B-Directional Working Pile Load Tests for Triple-Deck Roundabout

June 20, 2017 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

Pile testing by Fugro using the Osterberg Cell (O-cell®) bi-directional technique saved time, reduced safety risks and overcame space constraints during piling for Highways England’s A19/A1058 junction improvements near Newcastle, United Kingdom. A three-tier…

Autodesk Names Andrew Anagnost President and CEO

June 20, 2017 - in Featured, News, People

SAN FRANCISCO - Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today announced that its board of directors has appointed Andrew Anagnost, current interim co-chief executive officer and chief marketing officer, as the company's new president and CEO, effective immediately.…

Global Oil Markets Expected to Tighten in Third Quarter 2017, then Loosen Through 2018

June 19, 2017 - in Energy, Featured, Oil & Gas

Forecast world production of crude oil and other liquids in 2017 and 2018 was revised slightly downward in the June edition of EIA’s Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), which was issued after the May 25 announcement by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting…