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February 13, 2017

The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) awarded the I-4 Ultimate Improvement Project in central Florida with the Envision Platinum for its 21-mile reconstruction project. This is the first project in Florida to receive recognition from…Read More >>

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February 10, 2017

ASCE members elected to Fellow status have made celebrated contributions and developed creative solutions that have enhanced lives. Fewer than 3.5 percent of Society members hold this prestigious honor. The most recent members elevated to…Read More >>

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ASCE members enjoy the red carpet during a recent Dream Big sneak peek event in Los Angeles.
February 10, 2017

Different cities, different vibes, and a different Dream Big event to fit each. With the Feb. 17 movie launch approaching, the annual ASCE Multi-Region Leadership Conferences were positioned neatly this year to offer attendees a…Read More >>

The 2017 ASCE Innovation Contest features an event this summer based on the popular TV show "Shark Tank."
February 8, 2017

Which infrastructure innovations will swim with the sharks? ASCE’s second annual Innovation Contest has a new format this year, and some of the contest winners will present their innovative ideas to a panel of would-be…Read More >>

ASCE Younger Members enjoy the Dream Big preview at the WRYMC.
February 7, 2017

The trio of ASCE Multi-Region Leadership Conferences is an annual ASCE tradition for students, Younger Members, and Section and Branch leaders. Members develop leadership strategies, compare their local experiences, and have a good time catching…Read More >>

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The Hawaii Section Younger Member Forum recently took a tour of Kunia Country Farms. Courtesy Hawaii YMF
February 2, 2017

The Hawaii Section Younger Member Forum recently took a tour of Kunia Country Farms, an Envision Gold award winner. Kunia Country Farms is one of Hawaii’s largest commercial aquaponics farms and producers of leafy greens….Read More >>

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March 23, 2017

The White House released its budget blueprint for FY 2018 last week, signaling its priorities to Congress as it ramps up the annual appropriations process. The White House’s budget would increase defense spending by $54 billion and offset that increase with broad cuts elsewhere in discretionary spending. It will be up to House and Senate...

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March 22, 2017

Today Rep. Peter DeFazio (OR-4), the top Democrat on the House’s Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, introduced legislation to raise approximately $500 billion to repair America’s deteriorating roads, bridges, and transit systems. The bill, H.R. 1664 – Investing in America: A Penny for Progress Act, finances the additional investment by authorizing the Treasury Department to issue...

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March 21, 2017

Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives’ Energy & Commerce Committee held hearings focused on infrastructure. Among them were two featuring ASCE members’ testimonies—both focusing on the newly released Infrastructure Report Card. These hearings came as Congress continues to consider how best to improve our nation’s infrastructure, in part because of President Trump’s interest in...

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March 16, 2017

On Thursday, March 16, President Trump released his first proposed budget as president. Often referred to as the “skinny” budget because it is released soon after a President assumes office, the budget proposal included many cuts to infrastructure programs that in the past have been successful. The following statement is from Norma Jean Mattei, President,...

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