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New Life Safety Network for Norway’s New Airport Terminal

February 24, 2017 - in News, Products

A new life safety system based around Kentec’s Syncro XT+ addressable extinguishing control panel technology is being installed in the new 4 billion Kroner (Euro 407m) terminal at Norway’s Bergen Flesland International Airport. Bergen Flesland’s…

Arcadis Mourns Loss of Chief Technical Officer Dr. Suthan S. Suthersan

February 24, 2017 - in News, People

Highlands Ranch, Colo. – Feb. 23, 2017 – Arcadis North America Chief Technical Officer and Executive Vice President Suthan S. Suthersan, PhD, PE,…

Dewberry’s Steve Kuntz Named ENR Mid-Atlantic 2017 Top Young Professional

February 23, 2017 - in News, People

Engineering News-Record Mid-Atlantic has named Steve Kuntz, PE, DBIA, as one of its 2017 Top Young Professionals. As associate vice president, Kuntz has…

Updates for Autodesk Revit Live [formerly Autodesk LIVE] Announced Today

February 22, 2017 - in Featured, News, Products

Autodesk brought “on demand” interactivity to the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) with the  introduction of Autodesk Revit Live (formerly Autodesk LIVE) in July 2016.  Autodesk Revit Live is the game-changing, cloud-based service that…

Damage to Oroville’s Main Spillway ‘Was an Accident Waiting to Happen’

February 22, 2017 - in Corporate, News

The badly damaged main concrete spillway at Oroville Dam was pounded by massive volumes of stormwater this month, but its failures occurred well short of the maximum flow that engineers designed the system to handle. The spillway began breaking apart when…

Fluor Named to FORTUNE Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies List

February 20, 2017 - in Corporate, News

IRVING, Texas (February 20, 2017) – Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that the company was named by FORTUNE magazine as the top-ranked engineering and construction company in its 2017 World’s Most Admired Companies list. It is the sixth year…

CH2M Gears Up for Global Infrastructure Growth

February 20, 2017 - in Corporate, Events, News

As a trend for investments in infrastructure gains ground in the United States and around the world, CH2M, a global engineering and consulting firm that leads in the delivery of sustainable development solutions for infrastructure, is ramping up efforts to…

Michael Baker International Selected to Support SEPTA’s Ongoing Environmental Initiatives Across Southeastern Pennsylvania

February 20, 2017 - in Corporate, News

Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, today announced its partnership with the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) to provide a full range of environmental site investigation,…

Mortenson Sees Chicago Construction Cost Increasing 4% in 2017

February 20, 2017 - in Financial, News

After strong growth of 4.3% in 2016, Chicago non-residential construction costs are poised to climb another 4% in 2017, according to the Mortenson Construction Cost Index. This expected jump puts Chicago near the top of the six major markets that Mortenson…

Celebrating New Vice Presidents and Senior Vice Presidents of Turner Construction Company

February 20, 2017 - in News, People

Turner Construction Company is pleased to announce new officers: Ed Baldwin, Andy Heitmann, Kevin Jenkins, Theresa Schroeder and Brad Simmons have been promoted to vice president. We are also pleased to announce that three officers, Peter Hamill, Chris Beck,…