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Bill Toohey Honored with ARTBA Award

May 17, 2019 - in Awards, News, People

WASHINGTON - William D. Toohey, Jr., a long-time American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) senior executive, is the 2018 recipient of the organization’s highest honor—the “ARTBA Award.”  It was presented May 14 during…

Energy Department Celebrates Energy Savings and Accomplishments of Better Buildings Initiative Partners

May 17, 2019 - in Energy, News

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the progress made by the more than 900 public- and private-sector organizations leading the U.S. in…

Anaheim Transportation Network & BYD Continue Partnership with Significant Zero-Emission Bus Order

May 17, 2019 - in News, Transit, Transportation

LOS ANGELES, CALIF.  – The Anaheim Transportation Network has awarded an order for 40 zero-emission buses to BYD (“Build Your Dreams”), a battery-electric…

Three Gannett Fleming Projects Win ACEC National Awards

May 17, 2019 - in Awards, News

(Harrisburg, Pa.) Gannett Fleming received three National Recognition Awards during the 2019 American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Engineering Excellence Awards Gala, May 7, in Washington, D.C. The honored projects include the Bel Air Impoundment…

First Renewable Energy Smart Load Center Coming to Wilmington

May 17, 2019 - in News, Products, Technology

John Donoghue (L), President of Cape Fear Solar Systems purchasing the first ever Koolbridge SMART LOAD CENTER from Bill Griffin (R), President of Koolbridge Solar.   Cape Fear Solar Systems Buys First Ever SMART LOAD CENTER From Koolbridge Solar WILMINGTON,…

AECOM’s Team Selected as One of Three Finalists in the ACE/CIRT National Design Competition

May 17, 2019 - in Awards, News, People

New York, NY – A team of New York City students, mentored by senior leaders at AECOM, won second place in the ACE/CIRT National Design Competition in Washington DC this week. The team worked with AECOM to design a congestion relief plan for 34th Street in…

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao Announces $779 Million in Funding for Airport Infrastructure

May 17, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced the intent to award $779 million in supplemental funding for infrastructure grants to 127 airports in all 50 states and Puerto Rico.  “This supplemental funding allows…

CellCube to Bring Grid Scale Vanadium Battery to South Australia

May 17, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Renewables firm Pangea Energy and vanadium battery producer CellCube have signed on to build a 50MW storage system alongside a solar farm in South Australia. Construction of the 50MW/200MWh grid-scale battery is expected to begin before the end of the year,…

Western Specialty Contractors Dismantles, Reconstructs 19th Century Historic Façade onto New Chicago, IL Mixed-Use Development

May 17, 2019 - in Buildings, News

St. Louis, MO-  The historic Dental Professional Building at 2358 North Lincoln Avenue in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood may no longer exist, but through the expertise of Western Specialty Contractors – Chicago Masonry branch, its façade is…

Stalco Construction and BBS Architects, Landscape Architects and Engineers Complete Stunning Herricks High School Café and Commons

May 17, 2019 - in Buildings, News

The ultra-flexible, 7,000-square foot space provides students and faculty with an incredible “social hub”   New Hyde Park, NY – Serving the Herricks Union Free School District, general contractor Stalco Construction and architect BBS Architects,…