Current Headlines

  1. EPA, NV DEP Require Nevada Department Of Transportation To Protect Local Waters

    The U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Nevada Department of Environmental Protection (NDEP) have reached an agreement with the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) to resolve alleged violations of NDOT’s stormwater permit.

  2. Jacobs Awarded Contract For Network Rail Link To Heathrow Airport

    Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced recently it was awarded a contract by Network Rail to continue its support for improving rail links from the Great Western main line to Heathrow Airport in the United Kingdom (U.K.)

  3. Acrow Bridge Provides Truss System For Use During Rehabilitation Of Historically Significant Bridge In Northern California

    Acrow Bridge, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, has recently completed the installation of a modular steel structure to maintain traffic flow during the renovation of the 68-year-old George E. Tryon Bridge over the south fork of the Smith River near Hiouchi, California

  4. Governor Signs MTC-Backed Bill Requiring Auto Dealers To Install Vehicle License Plates At Point Of Sale

    Law enforcement will have an easier time catching toll evaders and other law-breakers thanks to MTC-supported legislation that requires car dealers to install temporary vehicle license plates on all newly purchased vehicles

  5. Water Utilities Watch Closely As West Virginia Imposes Tougher Regs

    Water utilities across the country have a close eye on West Virginia as the state attempts to bolster safety at water plants after a major chemical crisis two years ago.

  6. US DOT Smart City Challenge Promises $50 Million To Winning City

    Contest is designed to promote the deployment of intelligent transportation.

  7. Already Effective, University Reuse Plan To Be Improved

    Students and staff at Penn State University seem to have reason to rejoice as the university’s water reuse system takes off.

  8. POSCO E&C Completes Construction Of The Largest Waste-To-Power Plant In Poland

    POSCO E&C (CEO Han Chan-kun) announced that it has successfully completed construction of the waste-to-power plant in the Polish city of Krakow, valued at $250M (including VAT)

  9. WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff Deploys Connected Vehicle Technology For U.S. Army Test On Michigan Highway

    As part of the Planet M initiative, The U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) and the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) have partnered to test connected vehicle applications on the I-69 freeway in Lapeer County, MI. WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff is part of the MDOT team leading the infrastructure deployments

  10. Lake County Department Of Utilities Receives Recognition For Outstanding Performance

    The Lake County Department of Utilities received the Directors Award of Recognition from the Partnership for Safe Water, a program developed by American Water Works Association, EPA and associated Partner organizations, to guide water suppliers towards improving water quality by optimizing system operations. Receiving this honor is certainly a coveted recognition for any water treatment plant, let alone two treatment plants.