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Awards WEB FEAT
May 25, 2017

ASCE presents nearly 100 Society awards every year, recognizing civil engineers who advance the profession either through achievement or published papers. The most recent Society awards are: • Amit Bhasin, Ph.D., A.M.ASCE; Mikhail V. Chester,…Read More >>

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Bob Wadell, P.E., F.ASCE
May 22, 2017

ASCE has been there to help Robert P. Wadell, P.E., F.ASCE. So it only seemed natural to him that he return the favor. And then some. Wadell recently made an extraordinary gift to the ASCE…Read More >>

David Odeh
May 18, 2017

With spring graduation season in full swing, it’s a good time to take the temperature of the civil engineering job market. David Odeh, P.E., S.E., SECB, F.SEI, F.ASCE, is well-positioned for insights as principal at…Read More >>

PHOTO: NYC Water
May 18, 2017

The only part of the tribute that doesn’t fit is the word boring. Trailblazing civil engineer Nora Stanton Blatch de Forest Barney was anything but boring. She would have been extremely interested in this kind…Read More >>

ASCE President Norma Jean Mattei spoke at the Infrastructure Week kickoff event, May 15, in Washington, DC.
May 17, 2017

Nothing, it seems, is uniting the country these days quite like the shared enthusiasm for infrastructure investment. A new U.S. Chamber of Commerce poll found that 73 percent of Americans want the federal government to…Read More >>

Truss Me 2 WEB FEAT
May 12, 2017

Civil engineering graduates, rejoice. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics is on your side. The 2016-17 Occupational Outlook Handbook projects an 8 percent increase in civil engineering employment from 2014 to 2024. “As infrastructure continues…Read More >>

Fellow Shield WEB FEAT
May 11, 2017

ASCE members elected to Fellow status have made celebrated contributions and developed creative solutions that have enhanced lives. Fewer than 3 percent of Society members hold this prestigious honor. The most recent members elevated to…Read More >>

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PHOTO: Engineering Georgia magazine

Daniel Agramonte was among nine ASCE members featured in a recent issue of Engineering Georgia magazine for winning 2017 Georgia Engineering Foundation awards.
May 5, 2017

Civil engineers are motivated by a lot more than shiny trophies and colorful ribbons. But that doesn’t mean a little recognition isn’t nice. George Section President Shaukat Syed, M.ASCE, has been working to get as…Read More >>

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May 2, 2017

Consider it the Hall of Fame of civil engineering. The best of the best. Distinguished Member status is reserved for the most eminent of civil engineers in the Society. There are only 228 Distinguished Members…Read More >>

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May 1, 2017

Kancheepuram (Guna) N. Gunalan, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE., F.ASCE, vice president of alternative delivery at AECOM, and Robin A. Kemper, P.E., LEED AP, F.SEI, F.ASCE, a senior risk engineering consultant for Zurich Services Corp., are the…Read More >>