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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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.
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."
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.
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.
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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