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Articles In This Issue
CSI St. Louis: New police forensic laboratory; News in Brief: Seminole Electric Plant, Coal-Fired Symposium, Tri-State Tollway, Engineering Excellence Award.
Technical Q&A: Meteorological analysis provides more than a weekly weather forecast; How It Works: Ethanol - From Feedstock to Fuel.
Some engineering feats -- the Hoover Dam, the Holland Tunnell -- are known for their size. But size is just one way to "wow" clients.
VLJ is the acronym for "very light jet" -- commercial jet aircraft that weight less than 10,000 pounds and carry just a handful of passengers.
Infrastructure needs go beyond roads and water mains -- street lighting is key.
TXU Electric Delivery has transmission lines crossing territory ranging from wetland to desert, rural to urban.
Unilever brought in Burns & McDonnell to help evaluate options for increasing production capacity of a process line.
The first phase of an overall upgrade of Central Command facilities, the JIC is being designed as a highly specialized complex for its important defense function.
The upgraded facility will be the newest waste-to-energy facility in the U.S.
The biggest wow of all: A really happy client -- projects with remarkable safety records, new markets, important facilities.