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Published in Metro Magazine: Tempe Streetcar critical to expanding rail service
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Infrastructure Week 2019: The state of American transit today and tomorrow
How do we get people moving? It’s about acceptable commute times, longer-term master plans, and high-capacity public transport systems.
Handling of Hydrogen Sulfide and Mercaptans in Oilfield Production - A Matter of Economics
For the exploitation of oil and gas fields, oil and gas producers face many challenges related to exploration, production methods and subsequent handling of the produced fluids.
Published in The Water Report: Wade Crowfoot Interviewed
Our Lisa Beutler interviews California’s Secretary for Natural Resources to talk priorities, policy and the current California Water Plan
Infrastructure Week 2019: Parks as infrastructure—providing resilience and quality of life
Across America, 1 in 3 people do not have access to a park within a 10-minute walk of their home. Here’s why that’s a problem.
Infrastructure Week 2019: Brownfield development is the future of the US urban landscape
Changes in demographics, urban density, P3 partnerships, and economic justice have reinforced the importance of brownfields
The power of mentorship: Choosing to help students find their career path
Texas architect Samantha Markham on mentoring: “I’m doing what I love every single day—helping others”
Infrastructure Week 2019: The future of green infrastructure
Stormwater management systems shouldn’t be buried under other infrastructure priorities—and green infrastructure can help build resiliency
Published in International Mining Magazine: Considering alternative tailings discharge
Bryan Ulrich argues that central tailings discharge can be especially advantageous at closure
Infrastructure Week 2019: The state of American roadways today and tomorrow
Lessons that will allow us to #BuildForTomorrow, create more sustainable communities, and move more efficiently
Published in Mining Magazine: Consulting with the consultants
How can mining companies and consultants work together to create the best results and what types of projects are miners seeking help with?
America is running out of engineers – here’s how we start recruiting more
How do we get more students interested in engineering? Consider showing and telling local high school kids how you did it
Published in Green Operations: Holistic Healthcare
Social Sustainability continues to evolve health and wellness design
Published in GeoDataPoint: BIM Reaches Beyond Design & Build
Nathan Martin discusses how Stantec has benefited from the use of BIM on large and small projects for over a decade
Almost Home Kids opens third residence in Illinois for children with health complexities
Published in Building Design & Construction, this article highlights the newest location that is positioned as a prototype for national growth
Smart cities: Is there a playbook for that?
Stantec is partnering with ESI ThoughtLab, Visa, Deloitte, Oracle, and others to develop an evidence-based smart city playbook for cities to follow
Work and school are no longer just places. They’re complete experiences.
Higher education and workplace environments have evolved—which might be why you don’t mind staying for more than 40 hours a week
Published in NC Currents: Storm Damage Risk Reduction – Permanent Canal Closures and Pumps
A look at the top 10 factors coastal communities should consider and address in future builds to reduce hurricane storm damage risk
Wet-weather infrastructure: Smart analysis and TOTEX planning equal savings and resilience
How “sweating the system” with smart analytics modeling and TOTEX planning can deliver fit-for-purpose solutions, capital cost savings, and system optimization
From the Design Quarterly: Housing design that keeps the city within reach