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Restoring Ecosystems—How to Learn From Our Mistakes

April 11, 2016 - in Corporate, Environment, Renewal/Retrofit

In a joint North European and North American study led by Umeå researcher Christer Nilsson, a warning is issued of underdocumented results of ecological restorations. The researchers show that continuous and systematic evaluations of cost-efficiency, planning,…

FRA Announces $25 Million Available for Positive Train Control Implementation

April 5, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Rail, Sensors

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transporation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) today announced that it is accepting applications for $25…

Gibbs Statement from Hearing on Army Corps of Engineers Water Resources Development Reports

February 24, 2016 - in Corporate, Water

  Feb. 24, 2016—Almost two years ago, a strong bipartisan message was sent by Congress and the President with the enactment of the Water Resources…

ACI Foundation’s Concrete Research Council Announces New Research Network

August 6, 2014 - in Corporate, Structural components

In its quest to align donors, researchers, and funders with concrete research projects, the ACI Foundation has united with several industry partners by formal Memoranda of Agreements to form the Concrete Research Network (CRN). The CRN is a forum for the concrete…

URISA Announces 2013 Exemplary Systems in Government Award Winners

August 2, 2013 - in Announcement, Corporate

URISA is pleased to announce the recipients of 2013 URISA Exemplary Systems in Government (ESIG) Awards. Since 1980, URISA’s ESIG Awards have recognized exceptional achievements in the application of information technology that have improved the delivery…

EPA Offers Smart Growth Assistance to Rhode Island; Mississippi County, Arkansas; Kelso, Washington

June 13, 2013 - in Planning, Projects

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced that it will offer technical assistance to three areas of the country to help improve their economy and create jobs while protecting health and the environment through the use of smart growth strategies.…