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October 20, 2014

“Every professional goes through a maturation process that shapes their approach to the challenges they face daily,” Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Merdith W. B. Temple, P.E., PMP, F.ASCE, told the attendees of the ASCE/EWB-USA Leadership and…Read More >>

October 17, 2014

At its October 5-6 meeting at the ASCE annual conference, in Panama, the ASCE Board of Direction took action on several important engineering licensure issues, including early taking of the PE exam, while also hearing…Read More >>

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October 14, 2014

Many  ASCE members – myself included – share a passion for promoting our profession to the next generation. Each year, the Structural Engineering Institute partners with the National Council of Structural Engineers to produce a…Read More >>

October 13, 2014

Todd Matia gave his freshman class at Sand Creek High School an unusual back-to-school assignment: redesign their desks. The desks are big and bulky, take up a lot of room, are difficult to move, and not…Read More >>

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October 10, 2014

To conclude the week of exciting Panama Canal tours and valuable educational sessions for the practicing civil engineer, attendees at ASCE’s Global Engineering Conference rounded out their experience with the third and final Distinguished Lecture,…Read More >>

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A group of attendees at ASCE’s Global Engineering Conference in Panama tour the Atlantic Third Lane Bridge and Lock canal expansion project, gathering at a temporary dock where new lock gates await installation. Photo Credit: Panama Canal Authority
October 9, 2014

The second day of ASCE’s Global Engineering Conference in Panama featured the start of this year’s Distinguished Lecture Series and was capped off with a Celebration of Leaders reception that honored this years’ class of…Read More >>

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Jorge L. Quijano, administrator of the Panama Canal Authority gives his keynote address. Photo Credit: David Hathcox
October 9, 2014

Against the backdrop of the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Panama Canal, ASCE kicked off its Global Engineering Conference 2014 in Panama City, Panama, in grand style by hearing from Jorge L. Quijano,…Read More >>

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September 26, 2014

Four Society members have been honored as recipients of ASCE awards for their dedicated service to the civil engineering profession. Donald H. Gray, M.ASCE, received the Ralph B. Peck Award for developing new methodologies, design…Read More >>

San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge New East Span. Photo Credit: Barrie Rokeach
September 22, 2014

This is the fourth of a series about the five finalists for ASCE’s Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) awards. Established in 1960, the OCEA Award recognizes a project that makes a significant contribution to both…Read More >>

Ivar Fernando Zabaleta Rioja, executive director and CEO of the Bolivian Society of Engineers signs an Agreement of Cooperation with ASCE President, Randall “Randy” S. Over and ASCE Executive Director, Patrick J. Natale. Photo Credit: Meggan Maughan-Brown
September 16, 2014

“The growing economies in this hemisphere are not in North America or the U.S., but in countries in South America such as Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia or Colombia. So, if ASCE wants to be part of the…Read More >>