July 24, 2014

This week, ASCE’s inaugural Shale Energy Engineering Conference was held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It included three days of plenary panels, technical sessions and a visit from the...
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June 25, 2014

Workshop attendees hear presentations before breaking into groups to develop recommendations for a multi-year research agenda. Photo...
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June 20, 2014

The victor of the 2014 ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition will be decided this weekend in a no-holds-barred competition at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, culminating what has been a...
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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...
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June 17, 2014

President Obama last week signed a $12.3 billion water resources bill that will modernize critical water infrastructure while also promoting economic growth and job creation. The Water Resources...
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Heathfield Pump Station. Photo Credit: King County, Washington.
March 13, 2014

Heathfield Pump Station in Bellevue will be upgraded as part of a wastewater project that will be tested under the Envision rating system. King County invests hundreds of millions each year on...
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February 12, 2014

When change is needed, water utilities like the Louisville Water Company also look to see what else can be improved in the process. The Riverbank Filtration Tunnel and Pump Station project at the...
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The South Los Angeles Wetland Park  remediated  an urban brownfields site.  
Photo courtesy Psomas
February 7, 2014

The South Los Angeles Wetland Park in Los Angeles, California, has earned the Envision™ Platinum award – the highest level attainable in the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure's Envision...
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February 5, 2014

Contributed by Richard Wright, PhD, P.E., D.M.ASCE In 2014, the U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) will issue the National Climate Assessment (NCA), a periodic report to inform the...
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February 5, 2014

Contributed by Doug Sereno, P.E., ENV SP Branding (as used in marketing) is an interesting term.  I'm pretty sure its roots are deep in the American western practice of permanently imprinting...
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