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2010-04-26 09:09:00

WASHINGTON, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Washington office of HOK has been selected to provide comprehensive design services for the new National Cancer Institute premier research campus, which will be built in Montgomery County, Md., as a part of the John Hopkins University property in the Shady Grove Life Sciences Center. The JBG Companies, with HOK as a part of its team, was chosen by the General Services Administration to build and own the new $200 million, 10-acre development, which...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.