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Sustainable Architectural Firm Frey Architekten Offers a Weekly Free Lunch for Everyone at its Heidelberg Village Construction Site

August 9, 2016 - in Events

Freiburg, Germany – August 8, 2016 - Whoever said there is no such thing as a free lunch? Sustainable architectural firm Frey Architekten has started a soup kitchen initiative at their Heidelberg Village construction site to unite both construction workers…

Breakthrough Research to Produce Sustainable Food and Fuel Sources in UAE Desert Ecosystem

August 9, 2016 - in Energy, Oil & Gas

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Aug. 9, 2016 - A biofuel research facility in Masdar City in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), is tackling the dual…

A Crash for Safety – DLR Testing New Crash Concept for Future High Speed Trains

August 9, 2016 - in Rail, Transportation

Rail accidents, even those that occur at low speeds, can have devastating consequences – in many cases, hundreds of tons of moving mass collide with…

Virtual Reality Shows Impacts of Sea Level Rise

August 8, 2016 - in Corporate, News

SAN MATEO COUNTY, Calif. -  Look Ahead - San Mateo, an innovative education campaign utilizing augmented reality technology, launched on August 4 to increase public engagement and outreach on the impacts of sea level rise on the shore and other assets at…

Arcadis Sustainability Study: U.S. Cities Face Serious Water Risks

August 8, 2016 - in Water

Highlands Ranch, Colo., Aug. 8, 2016 – The first Arcadis Sustainable Cities Water Index shows that North American cities, threatened by both water scarcity and natural disasters, are among the most at risk in the developed world. In fact, no U.S. cities…

Clark Completes UC Berkeley’s Bowles Hall Renovation Three Weeks Early

August 8, 2016 - in Construction, Lifecycle

BERKELEY, CA - Students and faculty at UC Berkeley will return to a renovated and modernized Bowles Hall this fall. Clark reached substantial completion on a delicate renovation of the school's historic dormitory nearly three weeks ahead of schedule. Under…

Hatch Sets Out Global Strategy to Deliver More Innovative Solutions

August 8, 2016 - in Corporate, News

Toronto, ON —At a recent global meeting of employees, Hatch CEO John Bianchini outlined the company’s strategic direction and described how Hatch is emerging stronger since announcing a New Era earlier this year. Bianchini was joined by Hatch Board members…

AECOM Boosts Senior Female Leaders by a Quarter and Achieves 50:50 Balance in Graduate Intake for First Time

August 8, 2016 - in News, People

SYDNEY, Aug. 8, 2016 — AECOM, a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, announced today that its Australian operation has successfully increased the percentage of female senior leaders (associate director and above) from 10% to 12.6%. Following…

CDOT Launches Spanish-Language DUI Campaign

August 8, 2016 - in Transportation

STATEWIDE — Determined to reduce the growing number of Hispanics who die in car crashes each year, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is launching a new Spanish-language impaired driving (DUI) television public service announcement (PSA).…

Pennsylvania Selected to Host State Transportation Innovation Council Roundtable Discussion

August 8, 2016 - in Transportation

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. Richards today joined US Department of Transportation Deputy Secretary Victor Mendez, Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Administrator Gregory Nadeau and FHWA Division…