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Virginia Tech Water Study Team Assembles Water-Testing Kits Bound for Flint, Michigan

February 22, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Water

For people worried about bad water, testing begins at home. “The water has to rest in the plumbing for at least six hours,” said Siddhartha Roy, a graduate civil and environmental engineering student at Virginia Tech. “People can go to sleep for the…

Envirosight Opens Portland Marketing Office

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 12, 2015—Envirosight opened a new office in Portland on Sept. 15, 2015. The 1,200 square feet office space is located on Northeast…

Autodesk Unveils Latest Releases of Civil Engineering Products

September 9, 2015 - in Event Coverage, Feature, Featured

Autodesk hosted a briefing for their mid-year product releases, detailing new InfraWorks  360 and Civil 3D features, productivity enhancements, and performance.…

New Geotechnical Test Chamber at Purdue Improves Research

July 1, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., July 1, 2015—A test chamber developed at Purdue University allows engineers to simulate precisely what happens to soil underground during the installation of piles and other structural elements, a research tool for improving construction…

National Engineering Award Goes to UALR Senior Project

June 10, 2015 - in Awards, Buildings, Design/Engineering

June 10, 2015—A team of six UALR civil and construction engineering students, five industry sponsors, and two faculty members has won a national award for a senior design project submitted for the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas. The National Council…

Rhodes Trussell, Global Leader in Water Treatment Technologies, to Receive 2013 Clarke Prize

June 21, 2013 - in Corporate, People, Water

The National Water Research Institute (NWRI) has announced that civil and environmental engineer R. Rhodes Trussell, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE, NAE, will be the twentieth recipient of the NWRI Athalie Richardson Irvine Clarke Prize for excellence in water research. …

OGC and buildingSMART International host Civil & Land Development Summit 2013

March 11, 2013 - in Announcement

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) Land Development Domain Working Group in partnership with buildingSMART International will host the inaugural Civil Summit as part of the OGC Technical and Planning Committee meeting in Abu Dhabi. The Summit will be held…

OGC and buildingSMART International host Civil & Land Development Summit 2013

March 11, 2013 - in Announcement

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) Land Development Domain Working Group in partnership with buildingSMART International will host the inaugural Civil Summit as part of the OGC Technical and Planning Committee meeting in Abu Dhabi. The Summit will be held…

Infrastructure Modeler: Autodesk’s Visual Model Management Tool

When Autodesk first released their conceptual design tool for infrastructure as a technical preview through Autodesk Labs, the need for the software was quickly validated when more than 5,000 customers downloaded it and immediately began working with it. The…