The Emerging Engineer

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September 29, 2014

A few weeks ago I attended a meeting in downtown San Francisco. Of course I was pleased to participate in the meeting, but I was equally interested in visiting San Francisco for the first time….Read More >>

ASCE News

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 >>

The Emerging Engineer

September 25, 2014

Leading is a challenge for everyone.  Some seem to be born with the DNA to lead while others have to work at it.  At the Younger Member Leadership Symposium held Sept. 21-22 at ASCE’s northern…Read More >>

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Save America's Infrastructure

September 24, 2014

Advocate Profile: Marsia Geldert-Murphey, P.E., M.ASCE Marsia Geldert-Murphey, P.E., M. ASCE is the incoming chair of ASCE’s Public Policy Committee. As president and CEO of Sequoia Engineering & Environmental, Inc. she is responsible for overall…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

September 23, 2014

Last week, ASCE hosted state legislators from nine states at the Washington office as part of a Council of State Governments (CSG) Transportation Policy Academy. ASCE has been a regular sponsor of these forums that…Read More >>

ASCE News

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 >>

The Emerging Engineer

September 20, 2014

Four deadlines, two vacations, and one business trip to San Francisco makes for one hectic week. It was a perfect storm that might have seemed avoidable. Two key members of my team had actually planned…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

September 17, 2014

The following is a statement from Randall (Randy) S. Over, P.E., F.ASCE, president of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) regarding the U.S. House of Representatives’ Transportation & Infrastructure Committee’s special panel report, Public-Private…Read More >>

ASCE News

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September 17, 2014

Maryland has a rich civil engineering history. On July 4, 1828, Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Maryland, laid the cornerstone for the Baltimore & Ohio (B&O) Railroad, starting construction on an important rail line that would…Read More >>

ASCE News

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 >>