Jacobs Tapped by Ultra Safe Nuclear for Micro Modular Nuclear Reactor Project in U.K.

by | Jul 20, 2023
Jacobs will support design and development of a micro modular power reactor from Seattle-based Ultra Safe Nuclear. Jacobs' Karen Wiemelt says the reactor—designed to harmonize with renewables—"has the potential to assist the world's energy transition and take nuclear power into a new era."
A Royal Navy Building Is First in U.K. to Install Dallas-Based Hover’s Wind-Powered Microgrid
by | Mar 7, 2023
Last year, we told you that Dallas-based Hover Energy was heading into the U.K. market with its "islanded" microgrids that combine both wind and solar energy generation—enabling companies to reduce their carbon footprint by generating green energy onsite. Now the company's Wind-Powered Microgrid has been installed atop its first building in the U.K.—and its owner is the Royal Navy. A squadron leader calls the energy resilience provided by the system "vital to the security of the site."
North Texas-Based Hedera Helps Boost Long-Distance Drone Safety in U.K. Trial
by | Jan 6, 2022
The public ledger consensus service from Richardson-headquartered Hedera helped “gather, store, and order” millions of data points in the trial, which was sponsored by the U.K. government. Working with London-based aviation tech firm Neuron Innovations, Hedera helped advance the case for the safe sharing of long-distance airspace by commercial, military, and government drones.
High-Tech U.K. Bar Concept Electric Shuffle Is About to Slide Into Deep Ellum
by | Oct 8, 2021
Fresh from the London Bridge and Canary Wharf in London, the chain of bar-eateries "reimagines" shuffleboard with "unparalleled vision technology" for an immersive, highly social experience. Get your wrists ready for craft cocktails, pizza, munchables, and—most importantly—shufflin' your puck down the board.