Hill International wins ACEC California Engineering Excellence Honor Award for the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Project

February 14th, 2017 by

Hill International was recognized with a 2017 Engineering Excellence Honor Award from ACEC California for its management of the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Project.

Update: Concern at Oroville Spillway triggers evacuation orders

Update: Concern at Oroville Spillway triggers evacuation orders

February 13th, 2017 by

In an update issued Monday evening, Feb. 13, the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) said that the primary spillway continues to flow at 100,000 cubic feet per second (cfs) and Oroville Lake levels had dropped to 894’ feet.

Parsons wins ACEC/MO award for Columbia I-70 Bridges Project

February 13th, 2017 by

Parsons received the 2017 Grand Award in the transportation category from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri (ACEC/MO) for the Columbia I-70 Bridges design-build project.

ARTBA: Decision to exempt NWP program help speed delivery of transportation projects

February 13th, 2017 by

A Feb. 8 decision by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to exempt the Nationwide Permit (NWP) program from a Jan. 20 Executive Order freezing regulatory activity by federal agencies will help speed the delivery of transportation projects, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) says.

Project draws on recovery lessons from Hurricane Sandy to improve U.S. resilience and disaster preparedness

February 13th, 2017 by

Purdue University will lead research to determine why some communities recover from natural disasters more quickly than others, an effort aimed at addressing the nation’s critical need for more resilient infrastructure and to enhance preparedness.

North Carolina’s first commercial-scale wind farm fully operational

February 13th, 2017 by

The Amazon Wind Farm US East, powered by Avangrid Renewables at Desert Wind, is now the first commercial-scale wind farm in North Carolina.

PANYNJ issues LaGuardia AirTrain planning and engineering RFP

February 10th, 2017 by

On Feb. 6, 2017, the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ) issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for preliminary engineering and other planning work for a new AirTrain connection to LaGuardia Airport.

PCI issues 2018 call for papers

February 10th, 2017 by

The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) announced two call for papers for the 2018 PCI Convention & National Bridge Conference

Ware Malcomb announces completion of Martignetti Companies headquarters

February 10th, 2017 by

Ware Malcomb announced construction is complete on the new Martignetti Companies corporate headquarters in Taunton, Mass.

Newly engineered material can cool roofs, structures with zero energy consumption

February 10th, 2017 by

A team of University of Colorado Boulder engineers has developed a scalable manufactured metamaterial to act as a kind of air conditioning system for structures.

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