Missouri MODOT’s Safe and Sound Program could deliver 800 bridges in four years – a full year ahead of schedule. MODOT’s plan is being featured at the International Bridge Conference for its innovative success.
Bridge Industry Conference Showcases MoDOT Innovations, HNTB serves as a trusted advisor | ENR bit.ly/Mm0s2W
— HNTB (@HNTBCorp) June 21, 2012
Kansas City based construction, architecture and engineering firm Burns and McDonnell is implementing phase I of an electrical grid made to save energy in Pearl Harbor.
Burns – McDonnell Completes Design of Innovative Microgrid Project for U.S. Military dlvr.it/1lj1S0
— businesspress24 (@businesspress24) June 22, 2012
Zapier, winner of winner of Start-up Columbia in October 2011, launched this week in California and helps companies sync mobile applications to make them more useful at a cheap cost.
— Mizzou Business (@MizzouBusiness) June 22, 2012
Missouri State University approved its 2012 – 2013 budget as Governor Nixon announced cuts to higher education. The cuts came in significantly lower than university officials had expected, leaving MSU with more money than expected due to a tuition increase.
MSU to OK $244 million budget;helped by state spending plan sgfnow.co/MC5qsK
— MoPolitics (@MoPolitics) June 22, 2012
Boeing’s Defense, Space and Security segment based in Hazelwood, Mo. (a St. Louis suburb) will construct about 20 percent of the parts for as part of a new $340 million military contract.
— Greta Weiderman (@GWeiderman) June 22, 2012