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Greenkote Anti-corrosion Coatings to Be Used in Constructing World’s Second Largest Natural Gas Processing Facility

January 16, 2019 - in News

BROOK PARK, Ohio - Greenkote PLC (greenkote.com), global provider of high-performance anti-corrosion metal coatings, announced that its Chinese licensee has won a major contract to supply 1200 tons of coated hex-bolts for construction of the new Amur…

Wärtsilä Provides Efficient and Flexible 90 MW Power Plant to Supply Electricity and District Heating for Dresden, Germany

January 16, 2019 - in Electric Grid, Energy, News

The technology group Wärtsilä has been awarded a contract to deliver a combined heat and power engine power plant (CHP) to Dresden, Germany. The facility…

PennDOT Secretary Richards Named Vice Chair of National Transportation Research Board

January 16, 2019 - in News, People

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Transportation Secretary Leslie S. Richards has been named vice chairman of the 2019 Transportation Research Board (TRB)…

Brown and Caldwell Adds to Smart Water Resume by Joining the SWAN Forum

January 16, 2019 - in News

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., – Brown and Caldwell, a full-service environmental engineering and construction firm, has solidified its smart water sector standing by joining the Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN), the leading global hub for the smart water and wastewater…

Trade Hounds Announces Mobile App that Connects Construction Workers Nationwide

January 16, 2019 - in News, Products, Technology

BOSTON - Trade Hounds, a Boston startup, today announced a mobile app that connects construction workers all over the United States, providing them a digital platform to share their experiences and showcase their work. Trade Hounds empowers construction…

North Dakota State University Professor Denver Tolliver Honored with ARTBA’s Research & Education Award

January 16, 2019 - in Awards, News, People

(WASHINGTON) - Dr. Denver Tolliver, the director of the Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute (UGPTI) at North Dakota State University, is the 2018 recipient of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) prestigious…

Bentley Institute Press Announces Availability of Practical Foundation Design with STAAD Foundation Advanced

January 16, 2019 - in News, Products, Technology

EXTON, Pa.,— Bentley Institute Press, publisher of cutting-edge textbooks and professional reference works for the advancement of the engineering, architectural, construction, operations, geospatial, and educational communities, has announced the availability…

SidePlate Announces All Field-Bolted Connection Availability

January 16, 2019 - in News, Products

Mission Viejo, CA  – SidePlate Systems, the industry leader in structural steel design optimization announces the release of field-bolted connections for all applications. Our new SidePlate and SidePlate PLUS connections can be applied to any lateral…

Repeal of Proprietary Products Rule Will Promote Innovation & Provide States More Flexibility, ARTBA Says

January 16, 2019 - in News, Transportation

(WASHINGTON) - The repeal of a 103-year old federal procurement rule would remove a major regulatory roadblock and “spur investment in and deployment of new technologies that promise to help advance safety, alleviate traffic congestion and improve our…

BART Trip Planner Provides Seamless Commute in the Bay Area and Silicon Valley

January 16, 2019 - in News, Products, Technology

Hannover / Oakland, Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) has successfully teamed up with HaCon to provide its riders with the brand-new BART Trip Planner: Available both as a web app (https://planner.bart.gov) and native apps for iOS and Android, the new application…