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.
Autonomous vehicles and other high-tech modes of transportation such as hyperloop are ramping up across the world. The U.S. Department of Transportation has formed a council aimed at supporting such emerging transportation projects.
According to a report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, high-tide flooding frequency along the southeastern coast of the United States rose 160 percent from 2000 to 2017. A Virginia oceanographer illustrates how those flood waters are carrying a toxic mix of pollutants back to the sea.
Parks are not only great places for recreation and relaxation. They are proving to cut down on crime and improve public safety as well, according to the New York Restoration Project, which examined the impact of turning vacant lots into small parks in low-income neighborhoods.
322 billion. What could that represent? M&M’s made in a day? Ladybugs in the world? No, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, 322 billion gallons of freshwater and saline water withdrawals occur in the U.S. every day. Where does it all go?
The National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., is featuring a new exhibition from photographer Bill Bamberger called HOOPS, which captures 75 prints of basketball goals from around the world. You won’t find a player in any of the photos as Bamberger instead tells a story of place and environment.
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
Visit our booth!
ASFPM Annual Conference
May 19 – 24, 2019
APWAOK/OWEA Spring Tech Conference
May 20 – 22, 2019
TFMA Spring Conference
May 29 – 31, 2019