June 18, 2015

Balancing future needs for engineered infrastructure with the risks posed by the effects of climate change on long-term engineering projects is a dilemma for civil engineers according to a new...
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May 1, 2015

April marks the birth of American civil engineer John Frank Stevens, a pioneer responsible for the construction of several key Western U.S. railroads and the building of the Panama Canal. Born...
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Anthony Kane
Vice President, R&D
Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure
February 20, 2015

With the creation of the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure, co-founded by ASCE in 2011, civil engineers finally have a way to measure the sustainability of infrastructure projects. ISI...
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Harriet Tregoning (HUD), Joel Beauvais (EPA) and Carlos Monje (DOT), discuss the vision for the interagency Partnership for Sustainable  Communities
January 16, 2015

How much stronger would our economy be if there were communities where good jobs, quality schools and effective transportation existed all together?  The vision for creating sustainable communities...
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ASCE Members visit the Port of Long Beach. Photo courtesy of Bill Wallace.
November 17, 2014

  After seeing the Panama Canal in October, what could be more informative than ASCE’s inaugural International Conference on Sustainability in California? Long Beach was the perfect venue...
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October 28, 2014

In a special eLearning webinar, noted author and consultant Bill Wallace explored the challenges that increasing risk and uncertainty...
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May 13, 2014

Infrastructure impacts all of us. Help spread the word during Infrastructure Week. As stewards of our nation’s...
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April 8, 2014

NTSB Chairman Deborah Hersman discusses safety issues present in all modes of transportation and the critical and often behind the scenes role of the civil engineers who help keep us safe. Find out...
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June 19, 2013

Jay Timmons, President and CEO, The National Association of Manufacturers Jay Timmons is president and CEO of the National...
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May 16, 2013

  Yesterday, the Senate passed the Water Resources Development Act (S. 601). The final $12 billion package includes several of ASCE top priorities for WRDA such as the reauthorization of...
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