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Houston Flooding Affected by Infrastructure

August 28, 2017 - in Stormwater, Video, Water

About Todd DanielsonTodd Danielson has been in trade technology media for 20 years, now the editorial director for V1 Media and all of its publications: Informed Infrastructure, Earth Imaging Journal, Sensors & Systems, Asian Surveying & Mapping, and…

Texas’ Grand Parkway Project Recognized as 2016 National Public-Private Partnership Award Winner

The National Council for Public-Private Partnerships (NCPPP), the leading association in the field, has announced that the Grand Parkway Project in Houston,…

CH2M Selected as Design-build Partner for Two Major Infrastructure Projects in Texas and California

May 25, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Projects, Water

DENVER, May 25, 2016—The City of Houston, Texas, and the City of San Jose, California, each selected CH2M as its design-build partner for a major water…

CH2M Expands U.S. Pipeline and Facilities Engineering Team

CH2M named KC Yost, a 40-year industry veteran who recently joined the firm after 18 years at Wood Group Mustang, to lead the new U.S. pipeline and facilities engineering capabilities group in Houston. Yost is recognized as a pipeline and facilities technical…

Texas Central Design-Build Development Partnership Announced

October 21, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Rail

A private group backing a high-speed rail line that will revolutionize travel in Texas has secured support from two world-class firms with extensive experience in Texas to conduct engineering and pre-construction work during the project’s ongoing development…

Houston Hosts Annual Intergraph PP&M User Conference

September 29, 2015 - in Announcement, Corporate

HOUSTON, Texas, September 29, 2015 – Intergraph® Process, Power and Marine (PP&M), part of Hexagon and the world’s leading global provider of enterprise engineering software, will hold its annual United States user conference, IUSA 2015, in Houston…

Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Opens Houston Office

September 21, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Design/Engineering

WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 21, 2015—Today, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) announced the opening of its Houston, Texas office. From Houston, SGH will provide its full range of structural and building technology services, with special emphasis on risk…

Sterling Construction Company Wins Texas Project Valued at $58.8 Million

July 30, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate, Roads

HOUSTON, Texas, July 20, 2015—Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (NasdaqGS: STRL) (“Sterling” or “the Company”) today announced that it was the responsive low bidder on a $58.8 million Texas Department of Transportation (“TxDOT”) project 55…

SPAR International 3D Measurement & Imaging Conference Announces Call for Papers for 2015 Event

PORTLAND, Me., Oct. 15, 2014—SPAR Point Group, organizer of SPAR International 3D Measurement & Imaging Conference,  announced a Call for Papers for the 2015 event which will take place March 30 – April 2 in Houston, Texas. The Call for Papers  invites…

Houston Gets Real-time Ozone Sensing Network

August 20, 2012 - in Projects, Smart Cities

Residents of Houston now have access to a real-time ozone tracking map that is powered by a network of 40 sensors. The new network is funded by a three-year $450,000 grant from Houston Endowment, allowing residents to understand air quality and how that might…