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It's Time to Talk About the Future of U.S. Water Infrastructure - Huffington Post (blog)

It's Time to Talk About the Future of U.S. Water Infrastructure - Huffington Post (blog) | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it

It's Time to Talk About the Future of U.S. Water Infrastructure
Huffington Post (blog)
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) - gives water systems in the United States a D- grade, the lowest of any of our infrastructure systems. 

 

Check out the ASCE site here: (http://www.asce.org)

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Oil boom counties need infrastructure help - San Antonio Express

Oil boom counties need infrastructure help - San Antonio Express | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
Oil boom counties need infrastructure help
San Antonio Express
A consensus has emerged in the Legislature that the time has come to address our transportation infrastructure needs.
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Indianapolis roads crumbling despite huge influx of infrastructure dollars

Indianapolis roads crumbling despite huge influx of infrastructure dollars | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
The Call 6 Investigators have uncovered thousands of sections of crumbling roads in the heart of central Indiana, despite the city of Indianapolis spending an unprecedented amount of money on infrastructure in recent years.
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No upturn in civil engineering - The Construction Index

No upturn in civil engineering - The Construction Index | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
The Construction Index No upturn in civil engineering The Construction Index The latest workload trends survey from the Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) shows that business in the sector has remained flat for a second consecutive...
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Optimism returning to civil engineering firms - Jacksons Security

Optimism returning to civil engineering firms - Jacksons Security | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
Optimism returning to civil engineering firms Jacksons Security The Civil Engineering Contractors Association Workload Trends Survey showed that future orders had edged up for the first three months of the year, leading organisations to have cause...
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Improving Illinois' infrastructure - Chicago Tribune

Improving Illinois' infrastructure - Chicago Tribune | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
Improving Illinois' infrastructure
Chicago Tribune
The Illinois Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) gave Illinois a D+ for our state's infrastructure.
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Building a Sustainable US Infrastructure: A Whole Systems Approach - Triple Pundit

Building a Sustainable US Infrastructure: A Whole Systems Approach - Triple Pundit | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
Triple Pundit Building a Sustainable US Infrastructure: A Whole Systems Approach Triple Pundit During his recent State of the Union address, President Obama shined the spotlight on sustainability when he talked about climate change and clean...
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Water main breaks are big part of city's infrastructure problems - fox5sandiego.com

Water main breaks are big part of city's infrastructure problems - fox5sandiego.com | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
Water main breaks are big part of city's infrastructure problems
fox5sandiego.com
“The thing with infrastructure is you have to continually invest in it.
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Cartographic Curiosities: In some cities a map is right at your feet.

Cartographic Curiosities: In some cities a map is right at your feet. | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
RT @ptak: Cartographic manhole covers. #Maps #design http://t.co/zaQotH7r
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Costs Treble for Newfie Oil Project | ENR: Engineering News Record | McGraw-Hill Construction

Costs Treble for Newfie Oil Project | ENR: Engineering News Record | McGraw-Hill Construction | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
Capital costs for a newly sanctioned oil field under development 200 miles off the coast of Newfoundland have ballooned to nearly three times the original cost estimate.
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How Mobile is Changing Business - Infographic

More people are shopping on mobile devices than ever before. Is your business prepared to satisfy these mobile bound customers? Click here to learn more. (Businesses - here are some cast-iron reasons to invest in your mobile content.
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Infrastructure plan falls flat as just seven out of 576 projects are completed - The Independent

Infrastructure plan falls flat as just seven out of 576 projects are completed - The Independent | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
The Independent Infrastructure plan falls flat as just seven out of 576 projects are completed The Independent Rachel Reeves, the shadow Chief Treasury Secretary, said: "The Government's record on infrastructure is one of failure of ambition and...
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Engineering - ASCE Career Connections - American Society of Civil ...

Engineering - ASCE Career Connections - American Society of Civil ... | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
Job position for Engineer with AMEC Environment & Infrastructure. ... Infrastructure, Type: Full Time - Experienced. Categories: Civil - Environmental, Civil - Water / Wastewater, Civil Engineering, Required Education: 4 Year Degree ...
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Crews work on fixing flying manhole covers in Albany - WRGB

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Crews work on fixing flying manhole covers in Albany
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ALBANY -- After a number of underground explosions sent manhole covers flying into the air, National Grid has decided to replace underground cables throughout downtown Albany.
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Cain: Local civil engineer is a sharp guy who's all wet - Joliet Herald News

Cain: Local civil engineer is a sharp guy who's all wet - Joliet Herald News | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
Cain: Local civil engineer is a sharp guy who's all wet
Joliet Herald News
“It's what I do,” he said of his 28-year-career in Joliet as a civil/environmental engineer who specializes in wastewater treatment.
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Infrastructure: go with the flow - Canberra Times - The Canberra Times

Infrastructure: go with the flow - Canberra Times - The Canberra Times | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
The Canberra Times Infrastructure: go with the flow - Canberra Times The Canberra Times The prices these funds charge and the profits privatised infrastructure assets make are regulated by government and semi-government entities that also protect...
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Civil Engineer - Emirates 24/7

Civil Engineer - Emirates 24/7 | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
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The Civil engineer is responsible for liaising between the Yarmouk Water Company and the CBIWDM project.
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ArcelorMittal: Infrastructure Program To Raise Brazil Steel Demand - Fox Business

ArcelorMittal: Infrastructure Program To Raise Brazil Steel Demand - Fox Business | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
ArcelorMittal: Infrastructure Program To Raise Brazil Steel Demand Fox Business RIO DE JANEIRO--Low steel demand, one of a slew of challenges facing the Brazilian steel industry, should begin to reverse in the next few years as government efforts...
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Why Counties Matter

Why Counties Matter | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
RT @GreggGoslin: Counties invested $60 billion on infrastructure in 2007! #WhyCountiesMatter @NACoTweets http://t.co/KLc0pzavPl
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Using infrastructure to draw investment

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In Governor Walker's budget proposal, he'll present to lawmakers tonight, is $6.4 billion for infrastructure including $824 million in new state dollars meant to build a strong network of roads, freight rail and ports.
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White House Infrastructure Plan Shifts Focus from New Building to ...

White House Infrastructure Plan Shifts Focus from New Building to ... | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama's new $50 billion infrastructure plan — a remarkably consistent number he's pushed several times before — has a twist. This time, the President wants to prioritize fixing roads and bridges over ...
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Is physics really needed for civil or mechanical engineering?

Is physics really needed for civil or mechanical engineering?. (#Dynamic #Analysis #Mechanical http://t.co/2Zq3DIWoYZ Is physics really needed for civil or mechanical engineering?
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Fewer than 1 in 100 government infrastructure projects completed ...

Fewer than 1 in 100 government infrastructure projects completed ... | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
Less than one in 100 of the coalitions infrastructure projects are finished, according to figures which will be put to the government by Labour tomorrow.
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Civil engineers 'playing key role in improving standards' - Gulf Daily News

Civil engineers 'playing key role in improving standards' - Gulf Daily News | Civil Engineering Projects & News | Scoop.it
Gulf Daily News Civil engineers 'playing key role in improving standards' Gulf Daily News MANAMA: The public depends on the expertise and creative thinking of engineers to design, build, operate and maintain the world's public infrastructure,...
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Featured Article: ASCE Releases Final Failure to Act Report | American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

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