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esVolta Secures $140 Million Credit Facility for Portfolio of Battery Energy Storage Projects

February 25, 2020 - in Financial, News

ALISO VIEJO, Calif.  - esVolta, LP today announced that it has closed an approximately $140 million senior secured credit facility to finance a portfolio of its utility-scale battery energy storage projects. The credit facility was provided…

Jennings County Schools to Host Groundbreaking Ceremony for Wrestling Addition March 5

February 25, 2020 - in Buildings, News

The first-class facility, designed by Woolpert, will be dedicated to the district’s award-winning wrestling program. NORTH VERNON, Ind.  — The…

US DOE to fund support for clean coal research as coal-fired plants retire at near-record pace, says GlobalData

February 25, 2020 - in Energy, News

The cumulative coal capacity declined from 342.30 gigawatts (GW) in 2010 to 257.14GW in 2019 at a negative compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.4%…

NSBA Recognizes 19 Outstanding Bridges

February 25, 2020 - in Awards, Bridges, News

CHICAGO - The American Institute of Steel Construction and the National Steel Bridge Alliance are proud to announce the winners of the 2020 Prize Bridge Awards. All of the 2020 Prize Bridge Award winners have made an enormous impact on the lives of the people…

Tudor Named New Director of Arkansas Department of Transportation

February 25, 2020 - in News, People

Following the announcement of the Arkansas Department of Transportation (ArDOT) director’s retirement, the Arkansas Highway Commission quickly convened to name his replacement. In a letter dated February 19, current ArDOT director Scott Bennett announced…

Enscape Introduces Version 2.7 of its Real-Time Rendering Software

February 25, 2020 - in News, Products, Technology

New BIM-driven Workflows and Enhanced Performance Make Enscape the Perfect Complement to the Building Design Process Karlsruhe, Germany — Enscape, the leading provider of real-time rendering and visualization technology to the global Architectural, Engineering,…

World’s Largest Cricket Stadium Opens in Ahmedabad

February 24, 2020 - in Buildings, News

Walter P Moore serves as the structural engineer for Motera Stadium’s fabric roof system   AHMEDABAD, INDIA, Feb. 24, 2020 - Motera Stadium is poised to become the world’s largest cricket stadium following its inauguration in February 2020. The stadium…

Michael Flatt Joins WSP USA as Tennessee Transportation Manager

February 24, 2020 - in News, People

Veteran regional transportation leader brings 37 years of highway design experience to new role with the firm.   NASHVILLE — Michael Flatt has been named Tennessee transportation client services manager at WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional…

Reclamation provides a total of $4.58 million to 5 water efficiency improvement projects in Colorado

February 24, 2020 - in Financial, News

Local grants are part of a total $40.99 million from Reclamation to 54 projects across the West WASHINGTON - The Bureau of Reclamation has selected 54 projects to share $40.99 million in WaterSMART Water and Energy Efficiency Grants to help projects use water…

USDOT Announces Availability of $1 Billion to Upgrade American Infrastructure

February 21, 2020 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today published a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to apply for $1 billion in Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 discretionary grant funding through the Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development…