Save America's Infrastructure

June 20, 2014

The gas tax getting a raise was an idea everyone was talking about this week. From USA TODAY’s editorial urging lawmakers to set aside gimmicks in favor of sustainable funding solutions to a bipartisan proposal…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

June 19, 2014

Infrastructure has a direct impact on our lives every day—from the water we drink, to the schools our children attend and to the roads and rails we travel. Join us for one of ASCE’s release…Read More >>

Sustainable Engineering

June 18, 2014

To date, over 2,000 people have earned the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure’s Envision Sustainability Professional (ENV SP) credential through the online training and exam. Now, the Institute has developed a new in-person “ISI Trainer” program to…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

June 18, 2014

We saw some encouraging movement from the Hill today on transportation. Senators Bob Corker (R-TN) and Chris Murphy (D-CT) are floating a plan to increase the gas tax twice by increments of six cents, and…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

June 17, 2014

The following is a guest post from Whit Remer, new Senior Manager of Federal Government Relations for ASCE. President Obama last week signed a $12.3 billion water resources bill that will modernize critical water infrastructure…Read More >>

ASCE News

The students on the Tongji University concrete canoe team named their canoe, Operace, to symbolized Chinese culture and the spirit of being a formidable competitor in the races. Photo Credit: Zhaoqi Huang
June 16, 2014

When the students from the Tongji University were thinking about what to name their newly built concrete canoe, they wanted it to not only symbolize Chinese culture but also capture the spirit of being a formidable…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

June 13, 2014

This week ASCE launched FixtheTrustFund.org. The campaign encourages parents, businesses, commuters, and consumers to connect with Congress and ask for a long-term, sustainable funding solution for the Highway Trust Fund. Our plea to Congress was…Read More >>

President's Perspective

Carolyn Merry, Ph.D., M.ASCE
June 11, 2014

I was deeply saddened by the news of the death of one of our own, Dr. Carolyn Merry, who tragically lost her life on one of the roads in her community at 63 years of…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

June 10, 2014

Today, at 10:45am, the White House and members of Congress will hold a signing ceremony for the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA). JOIN THE LIVE CHAT VISIT WHITEHOUSE.GOV

Save America's Infrastructure

June 6, 2014

Sen. Michael Bennet of Colorado reflected this week on the significance of the grand opening of the Denver Union Station. His thoughts included discourse on the “foresight and generosity” of past generations to build highways…Read More >>