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Trimble Announces New MX9 Mobile Mapping System for Surveying, Engineering and Geospatial Professionals

February 8, 2018 - in Featured, News, Products

SUNNYVALE, Calif —Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the release of the Trimble® MX9 mobile mapping solution. The Trimble MX9 combines a vehicle-mounted mobile lidar system, multi-camera imaging and field software for efficient, precise and high-volume…

HNTB Compiles America THINKS 2017 Public Opinion Survey Results Examining Americans’ Views on Transportation

February 7, 2018 - in Featured, Transportation

KANSAS CITY, Mo.  – HNTB Corporation released a new compilation of America THINKS 2017 survey results highlighting Americans’ views on U.S. transportation…

Pollution Events, Treatment Technologies and Smart Sewers: GWI Analyses Regulatory Trends in the Water Industry

February 7, 2018 - in Featured, Water

Recent public health crises and new monitoring technologies have raised the profile of water quality issues around the world, shaping global regulatory…

Lawmaker Reactions Show Plenty of Work Ahead to Craft Investment Legislation

February 6, 2018 - in Featured, Financial, News, Transportation

President Trump's call for Congress to pass major infrastructure legislation left some lawmakers praising his focus on rebuilding transportation and other critical systems. It also left some lawmakers ready to battle and many wondering how to pay for it. The…

Strategic Sustainability: Fostering Environmental Awareness, Recycling and Compliance at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

February 5, 2018 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

By Elizabeth Krousel and Alicia Filzen How do you motivate an entire base of U.S. Marines, civilian staff, their families and others on the base to seriously embrace environmental stewardship, sustainability and recycling—and therefore comply with long-standing…

State Grid Electrifies Utilities Brand Ranking

February 2, 2018 - in Energy, Featured, News

State Grid, the electric utility giant from China, has made a commanding entrance to the Brand Finance Utilities 50 league table. With a brand value of US$40.9 billion, over four times more than France’s EDF, it is by far the most valuable uitlity brand…

GREEN AMERICA + T-MOBILE Team Up to Push Competitors to Match Historic Renewable Energy Commitment

February 1, 2018 - in Energy, Featured, Renewables

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Green America congratulated T-Mobile today on being the first telecom company in the U.S. to adopt the RE100 pledge, the company’s commitment to move to 100 percent renewable energy by 2021.  T-Mobile is the first of the big four…

Mass DOT Replaces Savoy Road Bridge over the Chickley River Using Accelerated Bridge Construction

January 31, 2018 - in Bridges, Featured, Transportation

HAWLEY, Mass. (January 2018) — Partnering with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, engineering firm McFarland Johnson and general contractor Clayton D Davenport Trucking, Oldcastle Precast Rehoboth, Mass. provided the precast concrete bridge…

Over 54,000 American Bridges Structurally Deficient, Analysis of New Federal Data Shows

January 30, 2018 - in Bridges, Featured, Transportation

Data Available: www.artbabridgereport.org Highlights:     54,259 of the nation’s 612,677 bridges are rated “structurally deficient.” Americans cross these deficient bridges 174 million times daily. Average age of a structurally deficient…

NTSB Issues Investigative Update on Washington State Amtrak Derailment

January 29, 2018 - in Featured, Rail, Transportation

  As part of its ongoing investigation into the Dec. 18, 2017, derailment of an Amtrak passenger train in DuPont, Washington, the National Transportation Safety Board released Thursday an update about the agency’s investigation.NTSB investigators interviewed…