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Massive Power Station Revegetation Project Completed in Australia

Drenching rains are helping an arid zone revegetation project in South Australia burst to life after almost a year of harsh, dry weather. Rehabilitating a huge ash dam at a former coal-fired power plant is among the most challenging conservation projects an…

Jacobs, DFW Airport Achieve Firsts with Runway 17C Rehab

When Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport needed to rehabilitate its busiest arrival runway, the goals were to find a solution that used innovative…

GCI Consultants Begins Hurricane Michael Damage Inspections

PANAMA CITY, Fla. - GCI Consultants, LLC., a building envelope consulting firm with expertise in Hurricane Damage Inspections, is establishing an…

Old Mines Cast a Long Shadow on their Surroundings

Local stakeholders need more information than is currently available to them on the impacts of former mining activities on ground water and surface water, potential soil contamination, and the safety of natural products, a new study from Finland shows. The…

Stantec Among Design Firms Selected to Revitalize Old Sacramento Waterfront as Part of Design Competition

In a bold move to revitalize the Old Sacramento Waterfront, the City of Sacramento announced its finalists as part of its Waterfront Idea Makers Program, an initiative to develop original design concepts that reimagine the City’s historic business district…

Decontaminating Soil Using Bioremediation

During oil and gas exploitation in the oil fields, pipelines and storage tanks often crack and contaminate soil as a result. Soil pollution with various oils or diesel fuel also happens during exploration and drilling of new wells. When replacing underground…

Video: How Mexico City Will Be Rebuilt

Miyamoto revisits the M 7.1 earthquake that struck Central Mexico one year ago today to illustrate how devastated areas can rebuild better and safer. The killer earthquake collapsed more than 40 buildings and 369 people died, including 19 schoolchildren. Listen…

Lenox Road Corridor Plan Wins “Outstanding Planning Document” Award From the Georgia Planning Association

Atlanta – Today the Buckhead Community Improvement District (BCID), in partnership with design and engineering firm Stantec, received the 2018 Outstanding Planning Document award for their Lenox Road Corridor Plan at the Georgia Planning Association (GPA)…

Woolpert Providing Structural Engineering for Miami University Residence Halls

OXFORD, Ohio — Woolpert is providing structural engineering services for the renovation of three Miami University residence halls as part of the public university’s long-term goal to provide the best undergraduate experience in the nation. Woolpert was…

Video: ProGanics Initiates Vegetation Growth on California Roadside

Brian Free, Profile’s Market Development Manager for the Western U.S. and Canada, explains the process of using Profile’s ProGanics® Biotic Soil Media™ and prescriptive agronomic formulations to establish vegetation on this fire-reclamation site at…