Category: Industry News

D&B Supports Engineering Expo

Posted on May 12, 2017

The 14th Annual Lower Hudson Valley Engineering EXPO was held on Sunday, April 2nd at the White Plains High School. The Engineering EXPO is a fun, hands-on learning event free for all ages. More than 100 engineering exhibitors participated, including… Read more

D&B Wins Award for EHS Excellence

Posted on May 12, 2017

On March 20, 2017, the BEDC Division of the NYCDEP held its EHS Forum at the Newtown Creek Visitors Center. Items discussed included performance metrics, audits, program requirements, roles and responsibilities and ways to improve performance. Speakers included acting DEP… Read more

D&B Gives AWWA Workshop

Posted on April 7, 2017

On March 2nd, Stephen Laun, D&B Water Supply Division, gave a six hour presentation on Hydraulics to a group of engineers and water operators. The workshop was sponsored by the American Water Works Association (AWWA). The workshop provided continuing operator… Read more

NYCHA Selects D&B for E-Builder Award

Posted on April 7, 2017

As a result of the damage caused by Superstorm Sandy, NYCHA is faced with a massive reconstruction and renovation work effort. In fact, the NYCHA received the largest FEMA grant, $3,000,000,000, to aid the Sandy recovery and rebuilding effort. In… Read more

ACI Certification for D&Ber

Posted on April 7, 2017

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) has issued a Certification of Course Completion for ACI Grade 1 Field Testing Technician to Vincent Salanitro. The ACI Certification program is sponsored by the New York State Society of Professional Engineers, Inc. Vincent joined… Read more

NYCHA’s D&B Resiliency Team Summary

Posted on April 7, 2017

One of D&B’s most prestigious clients is the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA). NYCHA provides an invaluable benefit to thousands of families in NYC through the availability of clean, safe, and affordable housing. We feel privileged to be a… Read more

Port Washington Water District Hosts Young Water Professionals

Posted on March 28, 2017

On Wednesday, March 8th Stephen Laun, Project Engineer for D&B Engineers and Architects, P.C. led a tour of the Port Washington Water District Bar Beach water production and treatment facility. This tour was a part of the Long Island Water… Read more

NYWEANYWEA Holds Winter Meeting

Posted on March 6, 2017

The New York Water Environment Association (NYWEA) held its 89th Annual Winter Meeting in New York City. The meeting was hosted by the Marriott Marquis from February 5th through February 8th. The mission of NYWEA is to promote sustainable clean… Read more

Long Island Water Conference (LIWC)Long Island Water Conference Competition

Posted on March 6, 2017

The motto “Dedicated to a pure and plentiful water supply”, tells the story of the Long Island Water Conference. The group was founded in 1951 when Long Island began to feel the full impact of post World War II population… Read more

backup_generatorNYCDEP Rules for Emission Testing of Generators

Posted on September 9, 2016

All Generators with an output of 40-kw or more must pass a stack test or smoke test The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) is proposing new rules that establish requirements for stack tests and smoke tests to… Read more