Thought Leadership

Celebrating National Online Learning Day 2023: Top INSIGHTS Webcasts for Professional Development

Celebrating National Online Learning Day 2023: Top INSIGHTS Webcasts for Professional Development

JTVCcG9zdF9wdWJsaXNoZWQlNUQlM0NiciUyMCUyRiUzRSUwQURhbmllbGElMjBLbGVpbmZlbGR0National Online Learning Day is the perfect time to reflect on the flexible, accessible, and leading-edge opportunities online courses offer for continuing professional development. In an ever-changing environment, staying current with the latest industry trends and innovations is essential. Live and on-demand webcasts provide a convenient way to supplement valuable, in-person instruction, receive education and…

read more
370 246 Linda Smith
Understanding Risk-Informed Decision-Making for Dams and Levees
Water pouring out of a dam spillway very fast at sunset.

Understanding Risk-Informed Decision-Making for Dams and Levees

Risk-informed decision-making is a method of evaluating dams and levees that identifies risks and prioritizes ways to mitigate them.

read more
370 246 Linda Smith
What Water Suppliers Need to Know About PFAS Management
Four white tiles each contain one blue letter to spell PFAS. The tiles are laid on top of soil.

What Water Suppliers Need to Know About PFAS Management

To prepare for federal drinking water regulations, water suppliers should understand the EPA’s proposed drinking water MCL, treatment alternatives and considerations for PFAS, and state and federal funding opportunities.

read more
370 246 Linda Smith
Managing Risk for Geohazard Projects from Planning Through Construction

Managing Risk for Geohazard Projects from Planning Through Construction

Learn best practices for managing risk on geohazard projects from planning through construction through risk recognition, investigation, assessment and evaluation, design solutions, and quality construction.

read more
370 246 Linda Smith
What is Intersectionality in the Workplace?
Illustration representing intersectionality. Heads of various colors and sizes overlap, creating multi exposure effect.

What is Intersectionality in the Workplace?

JTVCcG9zdF9wdWJsaXNoZWQlNUQlM0NiciUyMCUyRiUzRSUwQU1hc2FpJTIwTGF3c29uIntersectionality is a concept coined by author, professor, scholar, and civil rights advocate Studies have shown that inclusive workplaces are more productive than those that are not. Improved employee engagement: Employees who feel a sense of belonging and acceptance are likelier to be engaged, impacting retention and the bottom line. Enhanced innovation: Inclusive workplaces are…

read more
370 246 Linda Smith
What You Need to Know About the Benefits of Modular Construction
Crane lifting a wooden module to its position in a modular construction building.

What You Need to Know About the Benefits of Modular Construction

The pandemic, rising construction costs, and skilled labor shortages have highlighted the potential of modular construction as an alternative to conventional construction and project delivery.

read more
370 246 Linda Smith
4 Considerations for Implementing Sustainable Elevator Design
Looking downward in a modern open elevator shaft.

4 Considerations for Implementing Sustainable Elevator Design

JTVCcG9zdF9wdWJsaXNoZWQlNUQlM0NiciUyMCUyRiUzRSUwQVRvbnklMjBEZUZyYW5jZXNjbyUyQyUyMENFSQ==Elevators might take up little space in buildings. Still, they play a significant role in a building’s energy consumption and can benefit from implementing more efficient and cost-effective systems. Gannett Fleming’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), distinguishes

read more
750 500 Linda Smith
4 Steps to Managing Emergency Generators for EPA Engine Compliance
Gleaming ductwork from the top of a blue stationary emergency generator wraps around the open ceiling in a room with black-plastic-covered walls.

4 Steps to Managing Emergency Generators for EPA Engine Compliance

The federal RICE requirements can seem overwhelming, with many narrowly specialized provisions. Discover the four-step process to evaluate your engine and ensure regulatory compliance.

read more
750 500 Linda Smith
Why You Need a Consulting Process Engineer
Process engineer wearing a hair net, face mask, blue gloves, and paper gown. He is holding a tablet computer and is standing next to metal tanks.

Why You Need a Consulting Process Engineer

JTVCcG9zdF9wdWJsaXNoZWQlNUQlM0NiciUyMCUyRiUzRSUwQURhdmlkJTIwS25vcnI=The process regulations, standards, and codes required of American Society of Mechanical Engineers Bioprocessing Equipment (ASME-BPE) or the LinkedIn shows approximately 80,000 results. As more engineers approach retirement age, the demand will grow. Establishing relationships with qualified candidates and completing the onboarding process can take months, creating lag time before new employees become functional. Given…

read more
750 501 Linda Smith
Understanding Air Quality Requirements for Emergency Generators
A large, blue, stationary emergency generator lines the right wall of a small engine room.

Understanding Air Quality Requirements for Emergency Generators

JTVCcG9zdF9wdWJsaXNoZWQlNUQlM0NiciUyMCUyRiUzRSUwQUphc21pbmUlMjBTb2RlbWFubg==Imagine beginning your day by opening an email from a regulatory agency with the subject line, “Notice of Violation.” No one wants to see a message like this in their inbox. However, each day a facility operates a stationary engine without understanding the air quality requirements, it risks receiving a notice of violation, a letter…

read more
750 501 Linda Smith
Penn State’s Ancient DNA Lab Supports Mammoth Discoveries
Close-up depiction of a DNA strand.

Penn State’s Ancient DNA Lab Supports Mammoth Discoveries

JTVCcG9zdF9wdWJsaXNoZWQlNUQlMjAlM0NiciUyMCUyRiUzRSUwQU5pY29sZSUyME1vb3JlJTNCJTIwUGF1bCUyMFBvbGl0emElM0IlMjBNaWNoYWVsJTIwU255ZGVyJTJDJTIwQUlBJTNCJTIwQ2hhZCUyMFNwYWNrbWFuJTJDJTIwUEUlM0IlMjBMYXVyYSUyMFdleXJpY2glMkMlMjBQaEQ=Imagine staring down a microscope lens to study a tiny sliver of permafrost-encrusted wooly mammoth. What discoveries could you make about the creature’s health? What could its ancient microbiomes teach you about modern disease and the future of human health? A team of researchers at the discover the relationship between the past, present, and future…

read more
750 500 Hilary Lentz
How to Effectively Manage a Diverse Team in 2023
A diverse group of people looking over sticky notes attached to a glass wall.

How to Effectively Manage a Diverse Team in 2023

Effectively leading a diverse team has never been more critical. Here are four tips to make sure all employees stay engaged. JTVCcG9zdF9wdWJsaXNoZWQlNUQlM0NiciUyMCUyRiUzRSUwQU1hc2FpJTIwTGF3c29uTeam diversity refers to the differences across individuals of a team based on various identifiers like gender, culture, age, ability, education, and overall experience and perspective. It’s no secret that teamwork is integral to…

read more
750 374 Hilary Lentz
What are you looking for?
Privacy Preferences

When you visit our website, it may store information through your browser from specific services, usually in the form of cookies. Here you can change your Privacy preferences. It is worth noting that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our website and the services we are able to offer.

Our website uses cookies, mainly from third-party services. Define your Privacy Preferences and/or agree to our use of cookies.