Overcoming Three Water Scarcity Quandaries
Industrial, Sustainability, Water Reuse, Water
Whether caused by drought, salinity or poor quality, or tied to geography or cost, water scarcity can slow output, stall product development and impede expansion for all types of businesses. In this article, three prevalent water scarcity quandaries and the solutions to overcome them are examined.
Innovation in Alternative Delivery
Industrial, Chemicals, Design-Build, Federal Government, Food and Beverage, Government, Metals and Mining, Oil and Gas, Power
In this webinar, our panel of CDM Smith alternative delivery veterans present the added value for owners of design-build, engineer-procure-construct and other collaborative-delivery projects, and discuss how teams of designers and builders work best to add innovation to engineering plans, construction approaches and client collaboration. They also look into the crystal ball and predict future innovations.
This issue of Industrial Outlook explores two alternative energy sources that may help businesses and industries realize financial and operational efficiencies: natural gas and biogas.
The Gas Tax: A System at Risk
Federal Government, Government, Sustainability, Transportation, United States
With increasing fuel efficiency and the advent of plug-in electric vehicles, the gas tax's days may be numbered. Perhaps most problematic is inconsistency in U.S. national policy. In essence, the backbone of transportation finance depends on the taxation of a commodity (gas) that we actively discourage be used.