Doug Scott
Doug Scott

Doug Scott is associate editor of ASCE News and has over 24 years’ experience as a news reporter with the Associated Press, Washington Times, Mid-Atlantic Real Estate Journal and other publications. Throughout his career he has covered sports, community news, commercial real estate, healthcare, and all the major events of ASCE.

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August 19, 2014

William P. Henry, P.E., D.WRE, Pres.06.M.ASCE, received the Golden Plummet Prize, the highest honor given by the PanAmerican Union of Engineering Organizations (UPADI), at its XXXIV Pan American...
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2015 Election
August 15, 2014

Mark W. Woodson, P.E., L.S., D.WRE, F.ASCE, president and owner of  Woodson Engineering & Surveying, Inc., of Flagstaff, Arizona, which he founded in 1994, has been elected ASCE’s new...
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August 13, 2014

Charles “Chuck” Cushing Ladd III, Sc.D., P.E., D.GE, NAE, Dist.M.ASCE, internationally known for his outstanding contributions to the teaching, research, and practice of geotechnical...
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August 8, 2014

ASCE is proud to announce the recipients of its 2015 Outstanding Projects and Leaders (OPAL) Leadership Award winners and the Henry L. Michel Award for Industry Advancement of Research. The OPAL...
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The purpose of the Shale Energy Conference was to provide a platform for engineers, scientists, researchers, public officials, and government regulators to present the latest research and applications related to shale energy civil engineering. Addressing the attendees at the Opening Plenary Session was Pennsylvania Governor, Thomas W. “Tom” Corbett.
Photo Credit: Barbara Whitten
August 7, 2014

The U.S. Energy Information Administration projects a 29% increase in U.S. natural gas production by 2035, “primarily driven by economics of shale gas.” As an energy source, natural gas has a...
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August 6, 2014

Russell Porter, P.E., LEED AP, M.ASCE, ASCE’s Region 1 governor, and the Rochester Section’s State and Regional Affairs Committee chair, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on July...
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August 6, 2014

Irvan F. Mendenhall, P.E., Pres.81.ASCE, and co-founder and chairman of the board of the Los Angeles consulting firm Daniel, Mann, Johnson & Mendenhall (DMJM), passed away July 29 at the age of...
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San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge New East Span. Photo Credit: Barrie Rokeach
July 24, 2014

Five remarkable projects have been selected as finalists in the competition for ASCE’s prestigious 2015 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award (OCEA): the Colton Crossing Flyover in...
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July 18, 2014

2013-2014 ASCE Board of Direction. Photo Credit: David Hathcox At its meeting July 12-13, the ASCE Board of Direction...
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OREGON OregonAnniversary
July 15, 2014

On September 13, 2012, three historic bridges – the Broadway, Hawthorne, and Steel – that carried people across the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, for over a century were dedicated as...
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