Save America's Infrastructure

August 15, 2012

Legislators from around the country gather every year at the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Legislative Summit to talk about policies that work in the real world. State legislators are literally hunting for ideas…Read More >>

The Emerging Engineer

August 13, 2012

My team’s management structure has been shaken up over the past couple of months. First, I received a promotion to the associate level. I’m now much more involved with setting fees for our work and…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

August 10, 2012

Representatives Russ Carnahan (D-MO) and Steve LaTourette (R-OH) introduced H.R. 6254, the Dam Rehabilitation and Repair Act of 2012, before Congress left for the August work period. The legislation would establish a program within the…Read More >>

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The Emerging Engineer

August 8, 2012

New Harmony, Indiana is a small town with a rich history and exceptional architectural interest. Twice settled by Christian sects with utopian visions, the town patrons over the years have done a remarkable job preserving…Read More >>

The Emerging Engineer

August 6, 2012

ASCE’s “Save America’s Infrastructure” Facebook page and blog have a new look! As part of this new design, we would like to hear more from you, our members. As we continue to add weekly content…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

August 1, 2012

Yesterday, Georgia voters went to the polls and voted on, among other things, whether to impose a new 10-year Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (T-SPLOST). The referenda offered Georgians an opportunity to vote…Read More >>

The Emerging Engineer

July 31, 2012

This summer vacation I traveled to South Florida. The timing was certainly out of season. However, given the heat wave striking the Midwest, I joked that I was going south to escape the heat. In…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

July 30, 2012

Last week, the Mississippi Section Report Card for the state’s infrastructure was featured in a front-page article in the Jackson Courier-Journal and Acey Roberts, P.E., M.ASCE, chair of the Report Card Committee, was interviewed on…Read More >>

The Emerging Engineer

July 26, 2012

The Sustainability Committee of the American Society of Civil Engineers’ Structural Engineering Institute (ASCE-SEI) has re-launched their website with a new, more dynamic and interactive format. The goal of the new website is to provide…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

July 25, 2012

On July 31st, voters in Georgia will head to the polls to vote on a referendum important to both the people of Georgia and the Civil Engineering Profession. Each of Georgia’s 12 economic development regions…Read More >>