Engineering

AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

AIChE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Enbridge, Enterprise to deliver Canadian oil to Gulf Coast

1/19/2015

  • Reuters
  • American City Business Journals

Enbridge and Enterprise Products Partners last week touted the first high-volume shipments of Canadian oil sands to be delivered to U.S. Gulf Coast refineries through their pipelines connecting in Cus… Read More

ASCE SmartBrief

The latest news and information for civil engineers

ASCE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Society of Civil Engineers

NSF grant to help develop smart city solutions

1/23/2015

  • Providence Journal (R.I.) (free registration), The

The National Science Foundation awarded three engineering professors at the University of Rhode Island an $850,000 grant. The money will be used to develop sensors and other technology to collect and … Read More

IEEE-USA SmartBrief

News and information about technology policy

IEEE-USA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers USA

Tech execs respond to Obama breach-reporting proposal

1/21/2015

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

President Barack Obama's proposal to require companies to report breaches within 30 days of discovery would be a tough rule, technology executives say. Some chief information officers said the time fr… Read More

SMRP SmartBrief

News and information for MRO professionals

SMRP SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals

Significant trends forecast for aviation MRO in 2015

1/16/2015

  • AviationToday.com

Mobile technology and wearables should make bigger inroads this year in civil aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul, says Kevin Deal, vice president of aerospace and defense at IFS North America. … Read More

C-Suite Brief

Leadership news for manufacturers

C-Suite Brief

Published in partnership with: Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation

Manufacturing industry has nuanced view of State of Union speech

1/21/2015

  • IndustryWeek

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Associations representing the U.S. manufacturing industry expressed a range of opinions about President Barack Obama's State of the Union speech Tuesday night. Some believed his projections about econ… Read More

ASME SmartBrief

News and trends in the mechanical industry field

ASME SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Startup charts a way to passively safe nuclear power plants

1/23/2015

  • MIT Technology Review online

Molten salt rather than water as a coolant holds the potential for much less costly and safer nuclear power plants. The design currently being developed by Canada's Terrestrial Energy would shut itsel… Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

How to keep your organization focused

1/19/2015

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Leadership

The best-run organizations are purposeful and clear about objectives, says John Baldoni in this blog post and video. Without that guidance, organizations and employees become listless and disengaged. … Read More

BIMForum SmartBrief

Virtual design and construction news

BIMForum SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

AutoCASE brings ROI of BIM into cost-effective realm

1/19/2015

  • AEC Magazine online (U.K.)

A cloud-based service from Impact Infrastructure helps you determine the triple bottom line -- financial, environmental and social -- when you use Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D. AutoCASE combines cost-ben… Read More