Concurrent Technologies Corporation Developing Process to Extract Rare Earth Elements from Coal Byproducts
Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) has received funding from a Pennsylvania state grant for the development of key technologies. The $1.9 million Department of Community...
USACE Issues Jacobs Notice to Proceed on SLDA Remediation Contract
Jacobs received Notice to Proceed for a single-award contract from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Buffalo District for remediation services required at the Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program (FUSRAP) Shallow Land Disposal Area (SLDA) site in Parks Township, Pa.
SPE Plastic Pipe Conference Offers Professional Development Hours
The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Plastic Pipe Conference being held outside of Philadelphia, April 16-17, 2019, will have 23 technical and case history presentations focusing on water, sewer, and gas system applications plus new developments in areas such as composite plastic pipe.
Interdisciplinary team seeks community-based solutions to flooding
Lisa Iulo, associate professor of architecture and director of the Hamer Center for Community Design in the Stuckeman School at Penn State, is the lead researcher on an interdisciplinary team that has received funding from Penn State to develop community-based solutions to river flooding in Pennsylvania under the University’s strategic plan seed grant program.
Urban Engineers Promotes Robert Tuttle to Warrendale Office Manager
Urban Engineers announced that Robert Tuttle, PE, was promoted to office manager of the firm’s Warrendale location.
McLaren Engineering triples Lehigh Valley office space
McLaren Engineering Group is expanding its Lehigh Valley, Pa., location, allowing the McLaren team to grow from six to 16 employees.
Multi-modal transportation center matches historic district
The Harman Group (THG), a firm specializing in structural engineering and parking planning and design, announced the groundbreaking of the Oxford Multi-Modal Transportation Center.
Researchers study benefits in co-treating acid mine drainage and shale gas wastewater
Pennsylvania’s energy history is rich with the quantities of fossil fuels that it has produced, but is also rife with the environmental legacies of coal mining and, more recently, hydrofracturing.
Green Light for Great Streets: Accelerating change
During the course of the last year, the National Association of City Transportation Officials’ (NACTO) Green Light for Great Streets project explored structural challenges facing transportation agencies, and uncovered the patterns and opportunities that cities often use to get more done, faster.