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HOK’s Isilay Civan Appointed Chair of EDRA Program

April 22, 2015 - in People

The Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) has appointed Isilay Civan, research and strategic innovation specialist in HOK’s Chicagooffice, as chair of the organization’s Certificate of Research Excellence (CORE) program. EDRA’s CORE program…

CycloMedia Appoints Hans van Eijk as Global Product Strategy Director

April 21, 2015 - in People, Sensors

Zaltbommel, The Netherlands – April 13th, 2015: CycloMedia, innovator in Smart Imagery Solutions, appoints Hans van Eijk to the new role of Global…

Sharon L. Wood Elected President of American Concrete Institute

April 17, 2015 - in Modeling, People

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., April 16, 2015—The American Concrete Institute (ACI) introduced its 2015-2016 president, vice president, and four board members…

Innovyze President Dr. Paul F. Boulos Elected Distinguished Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers

April 7, 2015 - in Modeling, People

Broomfield, Colorado, April 7, 2015 — Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the Board of Direction of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has elected…

Roberta Broeker Appointed Interim MoDOT Director

April 2, 2015 - in People, Transportation

JEFFERSON CITY, April 1, 2015—The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission has appointed Roberta Broeker as the interim director of the Missouri Department of Transportation. Broeker will assume the position when MoDOT's current director, Dave Nichols,…

Former FHWA Assistant Division Administrator in New Jersey Pleads Guilty to Fraud Scheme Related to Research Grants

March 24, 2015 - in People, Transportation

WASHINGTON—On March 17, 2015, former Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) New Jersey Division, Assistant Division Administrator Lawrence Cullari, Jr. pleaded guilty to mail fraud. Cullari Jr., while in his official capacity, influenced the allocation of…

IECA Names the Environmental Connection 2015 Presenter of the Year

March 23, 2015 - in Erosion control, People

Denver, Colo., March 23, 2015—International Erosion Control Association Region One (IECA) awards its Environmental Connection 2015 Presenter of the Year to Wesley C. Zech, PhD, LEED AP for his presentation “Evaluation of Inlet Protection Practices Using…

High-Speed Rail Authority Board Vice-Chair Jim Hartnett Steps Down, Appointed to Lead San Mateo County Transit District

March 13, 2015 - in People, Rail

SAN JOSE, Calif. – The California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) today released the following statement from Board of Director’s Chair Dan Richard on the departure of Vice-Chair Jim Hartnett and his appointment as General Manager and Chief Executive…

ARCADIS Hires Transportation Expert to Apply Innovative Technologies in North America

March 12, 2015 - in People, Transportation

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo., March 12, 2015—ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the world's leading natural and built asset design and consultancy firm, has hired Adrien Litton as a senior analyst in the company’s Infrastructure Planning & Management (IPM) group,…

Amtrak Honors Former Federal Rail Administrator, Current CMAP Senior Fellow

March 11, 2015 - in People, Rail

CHICAGO, March 10, 2015—Amtrak today dedicated its Chicago railroad operations center as the Joseph C. Szabo Chicago Control Center, in recognition of Szabo's contributions to the advancement of intercity passenger rail travel and railroad safety in the…