The A/E/C industry is ever-changing because of technology, improved processes, strategies, project delivery methods, the workforce and much more. And we love content that is educational, thought-provoking and inspiring.
So we thought we’d share. Here are five articles that caught our eye this week to help keep you in the know.
Texas ranks fifth in the U.S. Green Building Council’s annual list of Top 10 States for LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), which was released this week. The list is based on the number of LEED-certified square feet per person. Illinois is No. 1 on the USGBC list.
Multiple engineering and construction companies. Winter typhoons and summer monsoons. Mind-bending logistics. Mid-ocean interchanges. Steel piles driven more than the length of a football field into the ocean floor. It’s all part of the island-hopping roadway being constructed in the East China Sea.
Residential development is on fire in Collin County, Texas, and commercial development is occurring at a rapid pace as well. Find out why Collin County is leading the charge to make the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex the third-largest metro area in the nation within the next decade.
The need for surveying land in the United States rose quickly in the 1800s as precious metals and natural resources were being discovered, and protection was sought for the right to develop those resources. The General Land Office devised a process where mineral surveys were tied to local points known as location monuments.
Work has been completed to upgrade the Hoover Dam’s original pressure-relief valves from the 1930s. The valves help protect the dam’s generators and water intake pipes. Find out what it takes to generate power at the iconic dam, which spans the Colorado River.
We welcome David McCaskill to help lead our Planning and Landscape Architecture practice! David has provided park,… https://t.co/Bb1aLy6pJt
More people are desiring the option to live in an #urban #walkable environment—where they can walk or ride a bike t… https://t.co/523UnAvxB7
Never know what you’ll encounter in the field! Brian, an environmental scientist in our Austin office said, "I was… https://t.co/2AAwaFK347
Texas Water Conservation Association Texas Water Day
March 19 – 21, 2019
April 2 – 5, 2019
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Louisiana Floodplain Managers Association 36th Annual Conference
April 3 – 5, 2019
Speaker: Ben Pylant, PE, CFM
2019 DBIA Transportation/Aviation Conference
April 8 – 10, 2019
Speakers: Russell Zapalac and Ryan Smith
Texas ASLA State Conference
April 24 – 26, 2019
April 25 – 28, 2019
TCEQ Environmental Trade Fair Conference
May 14 – 15, 2019
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ASFPM Annual Conference
May 19 – 24, 2019
APWAOK/OWEA Spring Tech Conference
May 20 – 22, 2019
TFMA Spring Conference
May 29 – 31, 2019