Save America's Infrastructure

October 15, 2014

On November 4, Hawaii voters will decide whether “special purpose revenue bonds” will be sold as a means of generating financial assistance to dam and reservoir owners to aid in improvements or maintenance to ensure…Read More >>

The Emerging Engineer

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October 14, 2014

Give a man a beer, waste an hour. Teach a man to brew, and waste a lifetime! (Bill Owen) That’s a little harsh. Beer is one of the oldest prepared beverages and may have been…Read More >>

ASCE News

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 >>

ASCE News

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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Save America's Infrastructure

October 13, 2014

Proposition 1 is a statewide ballot measure that will provide a dedicated source of funding to California’s water supply infrastructure.  This includes much needed public water system improvements, surface and groundwater storage, drinking water protection,…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

October 12, 2014

The Vermont Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) will release the 2014 Report Card for Vermont’s Infrastructure on Thursday, October 16th in Montpelier. The report will review the impact of Tropical Storm…Read More >>

ASCE News

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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 >>

ASCE News

"Increasing public awareness of what civil engineers do is key to our ability to gain support for the work we need to do to protect the health, safety and welfare of the public,” ASCE President Robert D. Stevens said in his inaugural address. Photo Credit: David Hathcox
October 10, 2014

The ASCE presidential torch was passed to Robert D. Stevens, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, as he was officially sworn in by outgoing president Randall “Randy” S. Over, P.E., F.ASCE, at the Annual Business Meeting on Day…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

October 9, 2014

A statewide ballot question that would eliminate gas tax indexing will appear on the November ballot. The passage of Question 1 would be a step backward for the state, causing roads and bridges to fall…Read More >>

ASCE News

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 >>