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Sustainability Summit Presses Urgency of Engineers to Adopt Practices Now

January 29, 2016 - in Announcement, Corporate, Design/Engineering

At ASCE’s Sustainability Summit, the message was clear – the world needs civil engineers’ help, and it needs it now. “I call them the holders of the keys,” said Ron Sims, former federal Housing and Urban Development deputy secretary, one of many…

Everglades Foundation Offers $10 Million Prize to Remove Phosphorus from Waterways

September 23, 2014 - in Analysis, Projects, Water

PALMETTO BAY, Fla., Sept. 23, 2014—The Everglades Foundation announced a global initiative offering a $10 million prize to anyone who can solve one…