Book chronicles how midcentury modern homes have been preserved, transformed

...higher energy costs meant that glassed-in areas had to be upgraded and homes refitted with state-of-the-art mechanical systems.At the same time, additions demanded a creative approach so as to retain the aesthetics of movement, simplicity...

Lauren Elizabeth Thigpen - Corey Shane Hudson

...of Edmund Burke Academy, a 2010 graduate of Augusta Technical College with an Associate's Degree in Industrial Mechanical Systems. Corey is currently employed by Austin Industrial as a Millwright.

Obama trumpets $600 million in grants to spur job training, says US must keep up in skills race

...County West Hill Center with Biden and Pritzker, where students in a job-training program demonstrated various mechanical systems, including one that opens and closes garage doors."Any employer is going to be lucky to have you guys," Obama...

New Boeing 787s will be reviewed

...plane's electrical power and distribution systems. The review will also examine how the plane's electrical and mechanical systems interact with each other.There is no obvious trend or similarity to the problems, which suggests they are more...

Documents detail Boeing 787 battery fire

...made mostly from lightweight composite materials. It also relies on electronic systems rather than hydraulic or mechanical systems to a greater degree than any other airliner. And it is the first airliner to make extensive use of lithium ion...

Software issues led to Friday's late papers

...experience that goes with it.Every day we get to gather, write and edit the news. The news goes through a series of mechanical systems to get it on the press. The press rolls, your paper gets printed. It gets delivered.But not always quick enough...

Colony Plaza shopping center sold for $11.3 million

...plans for further renovations but would not go into details.Colony Plaza has a new roof and air conditioning and mechanical systems. The front of the shopping center has been changed from concrete to stacked stone, brick and stucco.The shopping...

Gardening up on the roof

...their advantage. Now we're doing the same thing, but we're moving intentionally away from total dependence on mechanical systems." Builders classify modern green-roof designs as "intensive" or "extensive." Intensive roof gardens require...

School starts packing up

...them an opportunity to remove components within the school." Such components include a security system and other mechanical systems the district can reuse, he said. School officials also want to retrieve desks, computer equipment and other items...

Metro | Columbia County Board of Education
Evans school contract draws court's attention

...little detail: the names of the plumbers, electricians and other subcontractors who would install most of the mechanical systems. Within two hours, the contractor with the low bid, McKnight Construction Co., had delivered the subcontractors...