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North Carolina Technology Association Announces W<sup>3</sup> Engineering Is Finalist in Use of Technology Award

North Carolina Technology Association Announces W3 Engineering Is Finalist in Use of Technology Award

RALEIGH, N.C. November 6, 2020 – W3 Engineering, a coastal and environmental engineering firm with expertise in environmental planning, engineering, coastal management, and unmanned aircraft systems has been chosen by the North Carolina Technology Association as a finalist for the NC TECH Awards, North Carolina’s statewide technology awards program. This awards program recognizes companies, organizations…

WHITE PAPER: A NEW TOOL IN ENDANGERED SPECIES PROTECTION AND MANAGEMENT: RED-COCKADED WOODPECKER (RCW) SURVEYS USING UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEMS (UAS)

WHITE PAPER: A NEW TOOL IN ENDANGERED SPECIES PROTECTION AND MANAGEMENT: RED-COCKADED WOODPECKER (RCW) SURVEYS USING UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEMS (UAS)

The red-cockaded woodpecker (RCW) is federally listed as endangered under the 1973 Endangered Species Act (ESA) due to loss of nesting and foraging habitat. Under the ESA’s Section 7, all federal agencies are directed to work to conserve endangered and threatened species and ensure their actions do not jeopardize the continued existence of any listed…

Protecting our Coasts: Atlantic Reefmaker Wave Attenuator System Reducing Coastal Erosion

Protecting our Coasts: Atlantic Reefmaker Wave Attenuator System Reducing Coastal Erosion

Atlantic Reefmaker, W3 Engineering’s innovative wave attenuation system was installed as part of the Atlantic Harbor maintenance dredging and living shoreline project to provide protection of the commercial fishing harbor channel using innovative nature-based engineering solutions. RALEIGH, NC – October 20, 2020 – W3 Engineering, a coastal and environmental engineering firm with expertise in environmental…

W<sup>3</sup> Engineering Tests using Unmanned Aerial Systems for Bat Exit Surveys

W3 Engineering Tests using Unmanned Aerial Systems for Bat Exit Surveys

RALEIGH, NC, August 28, 2020 — W3 Engineering, a coastal and environmental engineering firm offering innovative solutions that work with nature, and Copperhead Environmental Consulting, an environmental consulting firm specializing in environmental regulatory compliance and ecological inventories, conducted bat surveys using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). The field testing was performed on August 18-20, 2020 in collaboration with Dr. Aaron…