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Thornton Tomasetti’s 10 Hudson Yards Project Wins New York City Concrete Industry Board’s Highest Honor

October 24, 2016 - in Awards, Lifecycle

Thornton Tomasetti, the international engineering firm, announces that the 10 Hudson Yards project in Manhattan has won the New York City Concrete Industry Board (CIB) Annual Award, the organization’s highest honor. Thornton Tomasetti served as the structural…

Future City to Receive Prestgious Henry C. Turner Prize

October 24, 2016 - in Awards, Lifecycle

Future City is recognized for its 25 year commitment to hands-on problem solving and educational advancement in engineering as well as their dedication…

Hulton Bridge Replacement Earns Two New Awards

October 24, 2016 - in Awards

Pittsburgh, Pa.- The Engineering News-Record (ENR) MidAtlantic Region has named the Hulton Bridge Replacement an ENR Best Projects 2016 winner. The project…

Bark House Receives Sustainable Manufacturing Award

October 20, 2016 - in Awards, Events

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA  - The Bark House received the Leadership Award in Sustainable Manufacturing from the North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NCMEP) today.  The award was presented by NC Commerce Secretary John Skvarla, NCMEP Director…

Vertical House in Dallas Wins National Steel Building Design Award

October 14, 2016 - in Awards, Buildings

Chicago, IL – A five-story residence in Dallas has earned national recognition in the 2016 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2). In honor of this achievement, members of the project team will be…

Transportation Committee Leaders Congratulate FAST Act Transportation Technology Program Grant Award Winners

October 13, 2016 - in Awards, Transportation

Washington, DC - U.S. Reps. Bill Shuster (R-PA) and Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, along with Reps. Sam Graves (R-MO) and Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Chairman and Ranking Member…

South African Rand Water wins the Project Innovation Award

October 13, 2016 - in Awards, Water

13 October, 2016 Brisbane – The International Water Association (IWA) has awarded Rand Water from South Africa the Project Innovation Award - Grand Award. A non-profit public utility based in Gauteng, Rand Water won the prestigious award for their…

MPT Project Success at Light Rail Awards

October 10, 2016 - in Awards, Rail, Transportation

The Laing O’Rourke, VolkerRail and Thales (MPT) project team is celebrating after taking top honours at this year’s Global Light Rail Awards. The joint venture took home a trio of awards including the Significant Safety Award - for the range and variety…

Leech Receives 2015 ASCE Distinguished Civil Engineer Award

October 10, 2016 - in Awards

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Pittsburgh Section has honored Thomas G. Leech, PE, SE, Gannett Fleming’s National Bridge Practice advisor, with the Distinguished Civil Engineer Award. Based in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, office, Leech managed…

Computerworld Honors Kentucky Transportation Cabinet for Applying Big Data to Combat Extreme Weather

October 7, 2016 - in Awards

Redlands, California — Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has been named a 2016 Computerworld Data+ Editors’ Choice Award winner for its innovative use of big data and real-time analytics to thwart the financial and public safety threats of winter weather.…