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‘Science Gateway’ Emerges from Former Naval Compound

October 11, 2019 - in Articles, Featured

Maryland’s Adventist HealthCare White Oak Medical Center opened in August 2019. The hospital cost $400 million and will include 180 private patient rooms. Image Courtesy of Adventist HealthCare A new hospital in Maryland’s Montgomery County is part of…

Video: How to Restore an Earthquake-Destroyed UNESCO Heritage Palace

October 2, 2019 - in Buildings, Featured, News, Video

Originally built in 1908, Gaddi Baithak reflects the influence that European architecture had on Nepal at that time. Primarily composed of brick with…

Engineers Mull Cause of Bridge Collapse

October 2, 2019 - in Bridges, Featured, News

The Nanfangao Bridge in Yilan County’s Suao Township is pictured after the bridge collapsed yesterday morning. Photo: Peter Lo, Taipei Times  …

50-State Scorecard Reveals States Are Ramping Up Clean Energy

October 1, 2019 - in Energy, Featured, News

Washington, DC — A rising number of states are showing US leadership on clean energy by adopting ambitious goals and energy-saving rules for buildings, appliances, and vehicles, according to the 2019 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard, released today by…

U.S. Department of Transportation Overhauls Century-Old Rule

September 30, 2019 - in Featured, News, Transportation

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today published an updated federal rule to give states more flexibility and choice in which products or services can be used on federally funded highway projects.…

New Construction Report Reveals the “Data Ownership Battle” Between Project Owners and Contractors

September 25, 2019 - in Featured, News, Technology

Both Owners and Contractors Recognize the Advantages of a Connected Platform that Integrates Data for Construction   New York – September 25, 2019 – A ground-breaking new study by Dodge Data & Analytics in collaboration with construction technology…

Duke Energy — America’s Largest Utility — Sets Net-Zero Climate Goal

September 19, 2019 - in Energy, Featured, News

BERKELEY, CA— Duke Energy, the largest U.S. power utility, announced today a major commitment to address climate change by setting a target to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, with an interim target of 50 percent carbon emission reductions by 2030. …

Bridge Rehabilitation and Replacement: Engineers Explain Methods Used on the Seabrook Strauss Bascule Bridge

September 16, 2019 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

By Gregory P. Taravella, P.E., and James W.H. Costigan, E.I. The Seabrook Bridge is a Strauss Heel-Trunnion Bascule Bridge located in New Orleans and owned by the Port of New Orleans. Built in 1923, the through-truss bridge originally carried two railroad…

REPORT: Energy Efficiency Leads Energy Sector Job Growth

September 16, 2019 - in Energy, Featured, News

28% of U.S. energy workers are employed by energy efficiency businesses Top 10 States: Calif., Texas, N.Y., Fla., Ill., N.C., Mass., Mich., Ohio, Va. EE employs 2X as many Americans as fossil fuel industries LOS ANGELES – Energy efficiency is the fastest-growing…

Utilities Find Data at the Center of Operations, Launching the Grid Analytics Market to $2.31 Billion

September 13, 2019 - in Featured, Financial, News

Santa Clara, Calif. – As data becomes central to new business models in the energy utility sector, the global grid analytics market is expected to accelerate from $1.15 billion in 2018 to $2.31 billion in 2025, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR)…