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7/13/2018

Engineers who realize that their career advancement hinges on improving how they interact with project clients will approach engineering career adviser Anthony Fasano for help. For a recent post to his Ask Anthony column in ASCE News, Fasano shared his 5 tips toward more successful exchanges with clients.

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7/13/2018

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7/13/2018

Bond sales approved by voters in 2017 and additional bonds to be backed by turnpike revenue are going to fund improvements that West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice says will "absolutely transform West Virginia." Construction made possible by bond revenue started in April.

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7/13/2018

A project to expand Interstate 4 in Florida is $100 million over budget and will need to be extended by eight months, says I-4 Mobility Partners. A Florida Department of Transportation spokesman said, "No time extensions or financial considerations have been granted to the contractor from FDOT."

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7/13/2018

Autonomous vehicle company Waymo has started testing a fleet of Jaguar I-Pace crossovers. The electric vehicles are not operating autonomously yet, but the company plans to add the vehicles to its self-driving fleet by 2020.

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7/13/2018

When superiors don't listen, people feel isolated and unimportant, Mary Jo Asmus writes. Listening to staffers results in more insight, better decisions and productive relationships, she writes.

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7/13/2018

Pittsburgh International Airport's upcoming $1.1 billion modernization will include replacing a terminal, adding a parking deck and improving roads. Work should be completed in 2023.

7/13/2018

BP plans to decrease the amount of sulfur in its gasoline at the Whiting Refinery in Indiana by putting $300 million into a naphtha hydrotreater. Construction will create up to 500 construction jobs and likely will be completed in 2020.

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7/13/2018

US-based firm Bechtel has been selected as project manager of a $4 billion airport development in Australia. It will be built in three phases and is expected to be completed in 2026.

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7/13/2018

Engineers and construction workers at the $500 million D.C. United soccer stadium worked on an accelerated schedule to allow for the team's July 14 opening match in Washington, D.C. "For a project of this size and complexity, this is the fastest project we've ever done," says Dimitrios Frantzis, principal at A+F Engineers.

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