A Whole-System Approach to High-Performance Green Buildings, By David Strong and Victoria Burrows. Boston: Artech House, 2017

Atomic Geography: A Personal History of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, By Melvin R. Adams. Pullman, Washington: Washington State University Press, 2016

The New Alpha: Join the Rising Movement of Influencers and Changemakers Who Are Redefining Leadership, By Danielle Harlan. New York City: McGraw-Hill Education, 2017

Centre Pompidou: Renzo Piano, Richard Rogers, and the Making of a Modern Monument, By Francesco Dal Co. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2016

Are Arbitration Awards Always Final?
Two recent cases show that arbitration awards can be overturned if the courts find that the arbitrators overstepped their authority....

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We All Have a Role to Play in Renewing America’s Infrastructure
We must work together to restore America’s infrastructure....

House Subcommittee Examines Regulatory, Funding Barriers to Water Infrastructure
A key House subcommittee recently examined ways that Congress could advance the goals of reducing regulatory burdens and increasing funding for water infrastructure projects....

Seven Questions: Wisdom and Guidance for Successful Career Building: An Interview with Joseph Folkman, Ph.D., on learning how to listen

Engineers Help Move ‘The Battle of Atlanta’ Cyclorama Painting to New Home

Saarinen’s Venerable TWA Flight Center to be Transformed

Virginia Project Benefits from Unique Intake Structure and New Take on Design/Build

Project Under Way to Map ‘Fragmentation’ of Europe’s Rivers
A project is under way to map the barriers on Europe’s rivers....

Researchers Uncover Utilities’ Vulnerabilities to Cyberattacks
Researchers have uncovered vulnerabilities in utility companies’ computerized processing systems that could expose critical infrastructure to new digital threats....

A Question of Ethics: How You Leave a Company Can Affect Your Reputation
Avoiding conflicts of interest at the end of a business relationship is sometimes tricky. Leaving on good terms is important—if you don’t, it could affect your professional reputation....

The Colorado River Aqueduct
One of the greatest achievements in engineering the West, the 242 mi long Colorado River Aqueduct brought water to Southern California and paved the way for the region’s tremendous growth....

Power at Ground Zero: Politics, Money, and the Remaking of Lower Manhattan, By Lynne B. Sagalyn. New York City: Oxford University Press, 2016

Inventive Engineering: Knowledge and Skills for Creative Engineers, By Tomasz Arciszewski. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press, 2016

Stretch: Unlock the Power of Less—and Achieve More Than You Ever Imagined, By Scott Sonenshein. New York City: Harper Business, 2017

Intelligent Infrastructure: Zip Cars, Invisible Networks, and Urban Transformation, Edited by T.F. Tierney. Charlottesville, Virginia: University of Virginia Press, 2017

 

 

 

 

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