Seventeen years and growing
This issue marks the first in our 18th year – an exciting accomplishment for ZweigWhite, the publisher of CE News. We have grown from a small newspaper with a modest circulation and a few advertisers to a robust magazine with 50,000 subscribers and advertisers that include the leading software and product manufacturers serving the civil engineering industry.
International database helps improve selection and design of stormwater best management practices.BY JANE CLARY; JONATHAN JONES, P.E.; MARCUS QUIGLEY, P.E.; AND ERIC STRECKER, P.E.Have you been required to estimate phosphorus concentrations in effluent from a planned retention pond? Have you had to address assertions by a local planning commission that stormwater best management practices (BMPs) […]
View designs in context Avatech Solutions, Inc., announced the availability in beta form of Avatech Earth Connector, an Autodesk AutoCAD plug-in that allows designers and engineers to place 2-D and 3-D structures developed in AutoCAD-based products directly into Google Earth—s 3-D world. The software is not intended to replace carefully rendered scenes created with products […]
Take the work out of networking
What do you call a crowded room, abuzz with banter and laughter, where relationships are created and deals are done? Is this an opportunity, or is this an intimidating – even daunting – situation to be avoided? Let’s paint a picture of this scenario. It’s the first night of an important three-day industry conference.
Project Case Study: Protection from waves, waterfowl, and feet
When an eroding shoreline threatened to destroy portions of a popular walkway around North Creek Lake in Montgomery Village, Md., village officials took action to solve the problem in a way that was friendly to the residents-both human and wildlife.