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75,000 Deaths Forecast for Northern Haiti Disastrous Earthquake 

February 24, 2017 - in Land Development

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – A UNDP conference on the “Seismic Risk and Consequences for Northern Haiti and Vulnerable Schools” was held last week for stakeholders including the Haiti government, international agencies and the private sector. The conference…

Land Trust Alliance Publishes Updated Ethical, Technical Guidelines for Responsible Land Trust Operation

February 17, 2017 - in Land Development

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save the places people need and love by strengthening…

Miyamoto Expands to San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Miyamoto International, the global earthquake + structural engineering firm, opened an office in San Francisco January 3. The firm…

Video: Infrastructure Vision 2050

December 5, 2016 - in Land Development

AEM’s Infrastructure Vision 2050 (IV2050) initiative has a mandate to bring the agriculture community into the U.S. infrastructure conversation. This is a call for working papers that showcase infrastructure challenges and infrastructure benefits that can…

IMAGINiT Technologies Acquires Autodesk Business from Eagle Point Software

November 8, 2016 - in Land Development, News, Technology

OWINGS MILLS, MD  — Rand Worldwide (OTCBB: RWWI), a global leader in providing technology solutions to organizations with engineering design and information technology requirements, announces that its IMAGINiT Technologies division has acquired the Autodesk…

Wastewater Disposal Likely Induced February 2016 Magnitude 5.1 Oklahoma Earthquake

October 25, 2016 - in Land Development, News, Wastewater, Water

Distant wastewater disposal wells likely induced the third largest earthquake in recent Oklahoma record, the Feb. 13, 2016, magnitude 5.1 event roughly 32 kilometers northwest of Fairview, Oklahoma. These findings from the U.S. Geological Survey are available…

Versar-Arcadis Joint Venture Wins Environmental and Munitions Remediation Contract For US Army Corps of Engineers

Highlands Ranch, CO & Springfield, VA – Oct. 24, 2016 – Arcadis North America and Versar, Inc. (NYSE MKT: VSR) announced today the Versar-Arcadis Joint Venture has been awarded a new multiyear contract by the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center…

Hurricane Matthew: A Journey to Hurricane-Devastated Haiti

October 12, 2016 - in Featured, Land Development

Follow our engineers as they travel through the hurricane-devastated areas of southwestern Haiti. Read their accounts and see the images from their 17-hour journey. 4 AM Beverly and I arrive at the meeting point. Not knowing what to expect, we pack up the…

Latin America Responds to Urban Earthquake Disaster Before It Happens

September 29, 2016 - in Corporate, Land Development, News

THE AMERICAS – Miyamoto International has expanded to Latin America with two project offices for USAID, one in San José, Costa Rica and the other in Pasto, Colombia. The project helps first responders and governments better understand the impacts of large…

Fugro Site Investigations for Moorside Nuclear Project Approach Final Stages

September 23, 2016 - in Land Development, Site preparation

NuGeneration Limited (NuGen) plans to build a nuclear power station of up to 3.8GW* gross capacity at Moorside, close to Sellafield, in West Cumbria. To facilitate the Moorside project, NuGen is undertaking a programme of works and studies to provide information…