Waste Industries USA, Inc has been selected by the Town of Blacksburg to provide garbage and recycling collection for the community starting July 1, 2014. The contract will service 5,600 households in the Town of Blacksburg.
In preparation for the change, Waste Industries will deliver...
pJohn Sparks developed and maintains a list of influential engineering alumni in Virginia who are willing to speak as captains of technology to state legislators on the economic and technological importance of engineering education./p
pThe Virginia Tech Transportation Institute has teamed with Blacksburg Transit to create a new mobile app that could make waiting for the bus an act of the past and help the transit authority reduce fuel usage./p
pWith more #160;than $15 million in grants and contract research since its inception in 2011, the Discovery Analytics Center has moved to the National Capital Region to build collaborations with thought leaders in intelligence analysis, national security, and health informatics./p
pJames Rosenstock was promoted last year to the newly created position of president of Discovery Education International, to lead international growth strategy of the company's fast-growing education division./p
pFourteen student teams from across Virginia Tech will compete May 15 in the finale of a debut competition designed to encourage the creation of on-demand, remote-controlled 3-D printed air and ground vehicles./p