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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January 27, 2015

Leland Jasper Walker, P.E., Pres.77.ASCE, the first geotechnical engineer elected ASCE president and founder of Northern Testing Laboratories (later Northern Engineering and Testing), a geotechnical...
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January 26, 2015

Chyan-Deng Jan, P.E., C.Eng., F.ASCE, is a professor of the Department of Hydraulic and Ocean Engineering and director of the Ecological Soil and Water Conservation Research Center at the National...
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January 26, 2015

Ernie Heymsfield, Ph.D., F.ASCE, is a tenured associate professor at the University of Arkansas, where he has been teaching and conducting research as a faculty member for 18 years. Prior to his...
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January 22, 2015

In her book, The 21st Century Engineer, past ASCE president Patricia D. Galloway, Ph.D., P.E., Pres.04.ASCE, writes, “Change is constant in society and engineering helps drive change and is driven...
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January 21, 2015

George W. Black, Jr., P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, whose expertise and leadership in the area of transportation engineering and highway safety led to his service as the first practicing highway engineer to be...
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January 20, 2015

Mary Williams Goodson, P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE, was the deputy design manager for CH2M-Hill’s design and construction of the Third Set of Locks for the Panama Canal Authority. This $5.2 billion...
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January 20, 2015

Patrick J. Fox, Ph.D., F.ASCE, is a professor in the Department of Structural Engineering at the University of California–San Diego, with specialization in geotechnical and geoenvironmental...
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January 15, 2015

The critical infrastructure systems that are the mainstay of our nation’s economy, security, and health are interdependent – for example, the water supply system of a community is dependent on...
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Technical Notes

January 13, 2015

ASCE is seeking members to serve on a committee to develop standards for blast resistance design and construction of new and existing structures. The committee that will undertake this task is being...
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January 13, 2015

For their historical significance, special uniqueness in design and construction, and technical characteristics, ASCE’s Board of Direction has designated the Bonnet Carré Spillway in St. Charles...
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