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Bentley Issues Final Call for Submissions to 2014 Be Inspired Awards for Excellence in Infrastructure

June 13, 2014 - in Announcement, Corporate, Modeling

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced its final call for submissions to the 2014 Be Inspired Awards program. The deadline for entries is July…

Arup Americas Promotes 26 Senior Professionals to the Position of Associate

May 12, 2014 - in Corporate, People

Arup, a multidisciplinary engineering and consulting firm with a reputation for delivering innovative and sustainable designs, announced today it has…

Stantec Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire USKH Inc.

May 8, 2014 - in Corporate

North American design firm Stantec will grow its presence in the Alaskan and Pacific Northwest markets by acquiring USKH Inc.. Headquartered in Anchorage,…

Trimble Acquires Assets of European Engineering and Construction Accessories Company

April 2, 2014 - in Construction, Corporate

Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today it has acquired the assets of privately-held GeoDesy and GeoDesy Free Space Optics (FSO) of Budapest, Hungary. GeoDesy is a European engineering and development company focused on delivering accessories for the geomatics,…

ETI Announces Two Senior Appointments – Director, Strategy Development & Chief Engineer

March 20, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy

Jo Coleman has been appointed Director, Strategy Development at the Energy Technologies Institute (ETI).  Jo has been acting director for the last year and will become a formal member of the ETI’s executive committee. Responsible for the development of…

Team RedBlade Wins Autonomous Snowplow Competition

March 3, 2014 - in Maintenance, Projects

A team of electrical and computer engineering students from Miami University won $7,000 and first place — and the Golden Snow Globe Award — in the fourth annual ION Autonomous Snowplow Competition held Jan. 23-26 in St. Paul, Minn. The team also won…

Autodesk Commits $250 Million in Software & Services to American Middle & High Schools

February 4, 2014 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

Autodesk, Inc. is joining with President Barack Obama and other leading technology and telecom companies to help prepare American high school students for science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM) careers. The company will expand its Design…

Hard Truths About California’s Water History

December 27, 2013 - in Water

At the heart of California's vast and complex plumbing system, and the plan to re-engineer it with two tunnels under the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, are two truths. The first is that failing to take any action at all will result in almost certain disaster.…

Intergraph Releases Smart 3D with Solution Consolidation

November 19, 2013 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Simulation

Intergraph has released Intergraph Smart 3D 2014, a new single solution created from the consolidation of SmartPlant 3D, SmartMarine 3D and SmartPlant 3D Materials Handling Edition. Smart 3D 2014 builds upon Intergraph’s Smart 3D technology architecture…

China's Mountain Moving Project Gets Underway

December 9, 2012 - in Construction, Projects

In what is being billed as the largest "mountain-moving project" in Chinese history, one of China's biggest construction firms will spend £2.2bn to flatten 700 mountains levelling the area Lanzhou, allowing developers to build a new metropolis on the outskirts…