ASCE News

December 22, 2014

As a civil engineer, you are challenged by constantly changing work environments that require creativity, adaptability, good problem-solving skills and the ability to think on one’s feet. Your work may be below the surface delivering…Read More >>

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Save America's Infrastructure

December 22, 2014

Last week Michigan’s House and Senate leadership worked tirelessly with Governor Rick Snyder to reach a deal before closing out the 2014 legislative session. The House and Senate initially passed differing transportation funding measures. Both…Read More >>

Insights Podcast

December 19, 2014

Named the CEO of Bridges to Prosperity while still in her 20s, Avery Bang is an inspirational civil engineering leader. In this interview, Avery shares the “eureka” moment she had while serving in a third-world country that…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

December 19, 2014

  As the weather changes and our infrastructure continues to be neglected, issues and disruptions are increasing. Infrastructure collapses, like the water main break in DC, remind us that failing infrastructure is fragile and unpredictable—and…Read More >>

Promote the Profession

December 19, 2014

Last month marked the anniversary of the birth of Chinese-American structural engineer T. Y. Lin, an influential visionary who was a pioneer in the use of prestressed concrete. Lin’s revolutionary work in simplifying the process…Read More >>

Promote the Profession

December 19, 2014

It’s official!  Production has begun on “Dream Big!,” a celebration of engineering that will leave viewers breathless by taking them above, below, around, and through some of engineers’ most impressive achievements, all in stunning lifelike…Read More >>

Promote the Profession

Younger Members category winner: "This is How We Build"
December 18, 2014

When outgoing Executive Director Pat Natale challenged ASCE Student and Younger Members to create  music videos celebrating civil engineering, they took him seriously.  A $5,000 prize for the winning entry in each category and an…Read More >>

ASCE News

December 18, 2014

Nearly 10 years ago, the Port of Long Beach (California) instituted its Green Port Policy, which directs the port to integrate sustainable practices into port development and operations by actively promoting an organizational culture of…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

December 16, 2014

During the past twenty years Nevada experienced one of the largest growth surges in the country and then one of the worst downturns from late 2008 through 2013. This roller coaster economy decreased funding levels…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

December 15, 2014

State legislators and legislative staff from around the country gathered in Washington, DC last week to share innovative solutions to the pressing problems facing states, and infrastructure issues were among the topics they tackled. During…Read More >>