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Change Leader Full Interview: Utility Providers Increasingly Turn to Third-Party Private Contractors

December 3, 2020 - in Articles, Interview

Keith Oldewurtel leads Veolia North America’s (VNA’s) municipal water and energy business. V1 Media: Please provide a brief background of your education and career before Veolia. Oldewurtel: I have 42 years of experience in water, wastewater, energy, utility,…

Future Forward Full Interview: Data Sharing Determines Project Success

December 3, 2020 - in Articles, Interview

Chris Bell is the vice president of marketing and product management for e-Builder, a Trimble organization. Donna Laquidara-Carr is the industry insights…

Engineered Solutions: Big Service for Small Design and Engineering Firms

December 1, 2020 - in Articles, Engineered Solutions, News

In July 2020, Bentley Systems Inc. announced the launch of Virtuosity, a Bentley Company, to sell Bentley’s world-class design solutions, but with a…

Engineered Solutions: Leaning Into the Best Technology

December 1, 2020 - in Articles, Engineered Solutions, News

Another part of my role is to optimize and document our CAD workflows and standards. And I’m here to work with our engineering managers and IT team to make sure deliverables are getting out the way they’re supposed to be and our system configuration…

ReEngineering the Engineer: Security 101: COVID, a New Level of Growing Pain

November 30, 2020 - in Articles, Column

Life was seemingly simple when I started engineering. We printed out a large floor plan from the architect and drew the floor framing on tracing paper. Then we designed one beam after another, writing the reactions on the plan, then the girders, then on to…

Video: Leaning Into the Best Technology

November 9, 2020 - in Interview, Video

Todd Danielson, Informed Infrastructure's editorial director, interviewed Jason Kreger, Civil 3D CAD Manager, WSB, via webcam.

All Aboard the St. Louis MetroLink: Big Block, Hollow Core Retaining Wall System Protects Trains in Beautiful New Digs

November 9, 2020 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

  The St. Louis MetroLink serves as a lifeline for commuters and visitors alike, with routes extending through downtown to the city’s international airport, near Washington University, and out to Scott Air Force Base near Shiloh, Ill. One of the busiest…

Letters from October 2020 Issue

October 30, 2020 - in Articles, Letters, Letters

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Construction Concerns: Ten Strategies for Planning a Successful Construction Project

October 30, 2020 - in Articles, Column

JACQUELINE GREENBERG VOGT There has been a recent abundance of catastrophic construction failures. One of the more-famous failures occurred on March 15, 2018, when a pedestrian bridge collapsed at Florida International University, killing six people.…

Code Update: Construction Stormwater Permitting and Regulations

October 26, 2020 - in Articles, Column

LILY MONTESANO, CISEC Construction sites can generate substantial amounts of pollutants during a relatively short period of time. From exposed soils to concrete, trash and solvents, pollutants present at construction sites, if uncontrolled, can easily…