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Century-old fermentation process may produce cleaner-burning diesel

Century-old fermentation process may produce...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 13, 2012

University of California, Berkeley scientists have discovered a way to produce renewable diesel fuel by using a fermentation process once ...

Construction spending improves, but there are threats

Construction spending improves, but there are threats

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 13, 2012

The architecture, engineering and construction industry has experienced an upward trend in the past year, and it could continue, SmartBlogs ...

AEM inducts Deere, Bataille and Wood brothers to Hall of Fame

AEM inducts Deere, Bataille and Wood brothers to Hall...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 12, 2012

On Friday November 9, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers added three new inductees into the AEM Hall of Fame, which ...

Warn Winch’s new upgraded option for Landoll trailers

Warn Winch’s new upgraded option for Landoll trailers

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 12, 2012

Landoll has partnered with Warn Winch to offer an upgraded winch option that includes a standard two-speed winch. The Warn 20XL ...

FMI forecasts 8 percent boost in U.S construction for 2013

FMI forecasts 8 percent boost in U.S construction for...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 12, 2012

FMI, a management consulting and investment banking provider for the engineering and construction industry, has released its third quarter 2012 ...

Paris to feature intentionally-wobbling bridge over Seine river

Paris to feature intentionally-wobbling bridge over...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 12, 2012

Citizens and visitors of Paris will soon see an interesting new structure over the city’s Seine river. French architecture firm ...

East Coast transportation faces big cost for fending off future storms

East Coast transportation faces big cost for fending...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 09, 2012

In order to strengthen defenses against future storms, those East Coast transportation systems heavily affected by superstorm Sandy will likely ...

Salting may corrode steel-reinforced roads, bridges

Salting may corrode steel-reinforced roads, bridges

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 09, 2012

Gritting and salting roads, methods used to prevent automotive accidents in winter conditions, may lead to corrosion over months or ...

World Trade Center site to withstand future hurricane conditions

World Trade Center site to withstand future hurricane...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 09, 2012

Despite the 15 to 20 feet of water that filled the World Trade Center site during superstorm Sandy, officials said ...

Doosan Portable Power names Roland Machinery as authorized dealer

Doosan Portable Power names Roland Machinery as...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 08, 2012

Doosan Portable Power has named Roland Machinery as an authorized dealer of portable and utility-mount air compressors, generators, lighting systems ...

Gatewing's X100 is an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle designed for surveying.

Remote control surveying

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 08, 2012

Typically, when you hear about drones or UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles), you think of the military and a stealth way ...

Understanding GPS on the jobsite (Dimensions 2012)

Understanding GPS on the jobsite (Dimensions 2012)

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 07, 2012

On Tuesday during Trimble's Dimensions 2012 conference in Las Vegas, the company's Gary Chisolm led a crash course in understanding ...

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