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Phase 3A of Exploration Green Now Complete (Source: Community Impact Newspaper)

Phase 3A of Exploration Green Now Complete (Source: Community Impact Newspaper)

By Jake Magee Phase 3A of Exploration Green, a 178-acre flood control project in the Clear Lake area, is now ...
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Women in Water: Empathy and Getting the Job Done (Source: Stormwater Solutions)

Women in Water: Empathy and Getting the Job Done (Source: Stormwater Solutions)

By Cristina Tuser Kelly Shipley is a team leader and senior associate for LAN’s District Engineering Group, which focuses on ...
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Where the Rubber Meets the Road (Source: Roads & Bridges)

Where the Rubber Meets the Road (Source: Roads & Bridges)

By Hossein Roshani and Sareh Kouchaki Proper tire–pavement interaction is essential for the safety of motorists. Pavement surface texture is ...
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Houston Public Works' Journey Toward a Digital Twin (Source: AWWA Journal)

Houston Public Works’ Journey Toward a Digital Twin (Source: AWWA Journal)

By Satish Tripathi, Melissa Mack, Amy Byland, Lynn Chamberlain, and Charles Shumate Rapid advances have been made in hydraulic modeling ...
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Improving Coastal Facilities Resiliency Systematically (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)

Improving Coastal Facilities Resiliency Systematically (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)

By Ashish Patel Following extreme storm events such as Hurricane Harvey, Tropical Storm Imelda and Hurricane Laura in recent years, ...
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Why Texas Needs a Resiliency Plan (Source: Houston Business Journal)

By Wayne Swafford Earlier this year, Winter Storm Uri forced more than 3.5 million people in Texas to go without ...
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Stafford MSD opens STEM Magnet Academy (Source: Houston Business Journal)

Stafford MSD opens STEM Magnet Academy (Source: Houston Business Journal)

By Sara Samora Stafford Municipal School District has opened its STEM Magnet Academy, part of its $62 million bond program ...
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Set the Tone: Wayne Swafford (Source: Zweig Letter)

Set the Tone: Wayne Swafford (Source: Zweig Letter)

By Liisa Andreassen Swafford is a structural engineer with more than 30 years’ experience. He’s managed the operations and finances ...
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Luling ISD Celebrates Ribbon Cutting of New Shanklin Elementary School (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)

Luling ISD Celebrates Ribbon Cutting of New Shanklin Elementary School (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)

By C+S Engineer Staff On Sept. 08 at 6 p.m., Luling Independent School District (ISD) celebrated the ribbon cutting of ...
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Stafford MSD Opens New STEM Magnet Academy

Stafford MSD Opens New STEM Magnet Academy

By Jay Srinivasan Stafford Municipal School District (SMSD), the only municipal school district in Texas, opened its new Science, Technology, ...
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TFMA Honors Thomas Mountz for Long Service (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)

TFMA Honors Thomas Mountz for Long Service (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)

By C+S Engineer Staff On Aug. 26, the Texas Floodplain Management Association (TFMA) honored Thomas Mountz, P.E., D.WRE., CFM, for ...
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Nueces County Courthouse and Jail Power Up (Source: Corpus Christi Business News)

Nueces County Courthouse and Jail Power Up (Source: Corpus Christi Business News)

By Alecia Ormsby Nueces County facilities soon will be even better prepared for the worst in the event of severe ...
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Taming a Mammoth: Innovative Interconnect Improves Houston Water Operations (Source: Underground Construction)

 By Christine Kirby and Ram Chakradhar With an astounding 21.6-percent population growth over the last decade, the greater Houston region ...
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Robert Goode Joins LAN as Vice President, Senior Program Manager (Source: Mass Transit)

Robert Goode Joins LAN as Vice President, Senior Program Manager (Source: Mass Transit)

By Mass Transit Staff Robert Goode has joined Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) as vice president and senior program ...
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Mekbib Degaga, P.E., Joins LAN as Senior Project Manager (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)

Mekbib Degaga, P.E., Joins LAN as Senior Project Manager (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)

By Civil + Structural Engineer Staff (ORANGE COUNTY, Calif) Mekbib Degaga, P.E., joins planning, engineering and program management firm Lockwood, ...
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Sneak Peek: Exclusive Tour of Tomball ISD's Big New Stadium Ahead of First Official Event (Source: KHOU 11)

Sneak Peek: Exclusive Tour of Tomball ISD’s Big New Stadium Ahead of First Official Event (Source: KHOU 11)

By Jason Miles Texans love high school football and doing things big. And Tomball ISD is celebrating the completion of ...
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Tomball ISD Celebrates Opening of New Grand Lakes Junior High (Source: Houston Chronicle)

Tomball ISD Celebrates Opening of New Grand Lakes Junior High (Source: Houston Chronicle)

By Paul Wedding Tomball ISD board members and community members gathered Friday to celebrate the opening of the district’s newest ...
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Tomball ISD Celebrates Opening of Grand Lakes Junior High School, 10,000-seat Stadium (Source: Community Impact Newspaper)

Tomball ISD Celebrates Opening of Grand Lakes Junior High School, 10,000-seat Stadium (Source: Community Impact Newspaper)

By Anna Lotz Tomball ISD officials and trustees celebrated the opening of its fourth junior high school, Grand Lakes Junior ...
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Tomball ISD Stadium, Junior High School Complete in Time for the New School Year (Source: Houston Business Journal)

Tomball ISD Stadium, Junior High School Complete in Time for the New School Year (Source: Houston Business Journal)

By Sara Samora Tomball Independent School District has completed two of the biggest projects of its 2017 bond program just ...
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Robin Li and Tak Makino Selected as 2021 Rising Stars (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)

Robin Li and Tak Makino Selected as 2021 Rising Stars (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)

By Kyle Ahern Our Rising Stars in the AEC Industry continues to grow and it is getting more and more ...
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Golf Course Turned Into Storm Retention System Saves Homes (Source: ENR)

Golf Course Turned Into Storm Retention System Saves Homes (Source: ENR)

By Eva Fedderly When developers attempted to convert a 200-acre defunct golf course in Houston into a commercial development, various ...
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Talking Passenger Rail, Workforce Development With LAN’s Schmidt (Source: METRO)

Talking Passenger Rail, Workforce Development With LAN’s Schmidt (Source: METRO)

By Alex Roman As cities, states, and provinces throughout the U.S. and Canada slowly begin to reopen, there is no ...
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Tomball ISD Plans Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies (Source: Houston Chronicle)

Tomball ISD Plans Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies (Source: Houston Chronicle)

By Alvaro Montano Tomball ISD announced plans to hold ribbon cutting ceremonies for two of its upcoming facilities, the district ...
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Q&A: Highlighting Houston women in engineering after the global International Women in Engineering Day (Source: Houston Chronicle)

Q&A: Highlighting Houston women in engineering after the global International Women in Engineering Day (Source: Houston Chronicle)

By Ryan Nickerson International Women in Engineering Day began in 2014 as a campaign from the Women’s Engineering Society. The ...
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$15 Million Project Aims To Improve Accessibility Along Houston’s Busiest Transit Route (Source: Houston Public Media)

$15 Million Project Aims To Improve Accessibility Along Houston’s Busiest Transit Route (Source: Houston Public Media)

By Gail DeLaughter The Westchase District is working on a multi-million dollar project that aims to make it easier for ...
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