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Report: Fires Went Unreported on PA Bridge

Report: Fires Went Unreported on PA Bridge

Friday February 24, 2017

Documents from last fall’s federal investigation indicate that workers on Pittsburgh’s Liberty Bridge sparked two minor fires that went unreported in the days before September’s blaze that shut down the major city bridge.


Sculpture Primer Error Causes Costly Rust

Sculpture Primer Error Causes Costly Rust

Friday February 24, 2017

Corrosion on a steel sculpture has led to a hefty repair bill for the government in one Australian territory, and the problem reportedly stems from a failure to apply needed primer when the piece was first installed.


Hold It: Urine Allegedly Damaging 747s

Hold It: Urine Allegedly Damaging 747s

Friday February 24, 2017

It's common knowledge that leaks can lead to corrosion, but one airline is giving that idea whole new meaning. A warning was recently issued to British Airways baggage handlers instructing them to stop urinating in the holds of planes, The Sun reports.


Pruitt Begins Tenure as EPA Head

Pruitt Begins Tenure as EPA Head

Friday February 24, 2017

Administrator Scott Pruitt has taken the helm of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, indicating in his first address to employees and the nation that he would follow President Donald J. Trump's lead in stepping back from regulations set forth by the Obama administration.


1.5MG Tank Rehab Out for Bid in MD

1.5MG Tank Rehab Out for Bid in MD

Thursday February 23, 2017

Anne Arundel County is seeking contractors for the rehabilitation of the existing 1.5 million gallon Linthicum storage tank, located in Annapolis, Maryland.


New Report Calculates Congestion’s Cost

New Report Calculates Congestion’s Cost

Thursday February 23, 2017

Traffic congestion isn’t just an annoyance; it’s a big economic drain, according to a new report from a transportation analytics firm.


Laser Line Offers Non-Abrasive Surface Prep

Laser Line Offers Non-Abrasive Surface Prep

Thursday February 23, 2017

The Fonon Corporation is now offering CleanTech by Laser Photonics, a line of laser systems for cleaning and surface preparation.


Boston to Consider Harbor Barrier

Boston to Consider Harbor Barrier

Thursday February 23, 2017

The city of Boston is considering a permanent solution to combat climate change and its accompanying rise in tide and rainfall levels. The billion-dollar fix might come in the form of a sea barrier that would stretch across the 4 miles between Hull and Deer Island.


AkzoNobel To Invest $13M in UK Research Hub

AkzoNobel To Invest $13M in UK Research Hub

Wednesday February 22, 2017

Dutch paint industry giant AkzoNobel has amped up its Northeast England commitment with the announcement of a $13M investment in a new innovation hub in Felling, Gateshead.


Newly Raised Bayonne Bridge Opens to Traffic

Newly Raised Bayonne Bridge Opens to Traffic

Wednesday February 22, 2017

A $1.3 billion project on a bridge between New Jersey and New York’s Staten Island borough has reached a milestone, as traffic began flowing on the Bayonne Bridge Monday.


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