PHOTO: Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure
December 12, 2017

The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure honored the newly completed Boston Landing project with an Envision Silver award. The station is the first transit project in New England to achieve...
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Carol Haddock speaks during a panel discussion about recent natural disasters at the 2017 ASCE International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure.
November 24, 2017

It’s been three years almost to the day since ASCE’s first International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure in Long Beach, CA. So, all the challenges surrounding sustainable...
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PHOTO: Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure
November 9, 2017

The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure honored the Boynton Beach Ion Exchange Resin Plant and East Water Treatment Plant Upgrades project in Florida with an Envision Bronze award. This is the...
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With communities around the country working to recover after an autumn full of natural disasters, the key will be to not to simply rebuild but to rebuild better.
November 9, 2017

Civil engineering is nothing if not resilient. And in many cases that means learning from failure and building back better. In the aftermath of a series of extreme events this autumn in North...
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PHOTO: Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure
November 3, 2017

The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure awarded Seneca’s Water Treatment Plant Improvements project in South Carolina with an Envision silver. The plant is the third infrastructure project in...
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Paul Zofnass, founder of the Zofnass Program for Sustainable Infrastructure at Harvard, speaks during the ICSI 2017 opening plenary in Brooklyn.
October 26, 2017

If you’re waiting for some other, larger entity to swoop in and solve the sustainability infrastructure crisis, stop. It may be a global problem, but the solutions start at...
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Steve Fisher, Ph.D., P.E., ENV SP, M.ASCE, member of the ASCE Committee on Sustainability, maps out lifecycle cost strategies during a breakout session at the ASCE ICSI 2017 NYC Sustainability Workshop.
October 26, 2017

It’s an all-hands-on-deck situation. The sustainability challenge is too complex and too urgent for any one group to solve it alone. So it was a momentous step forward, Wednesday, to bring...
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Richard Anderson, president emeritus for the New York Building Congress
September 5, 2017

There is plenty of optimism surrounding the push for more sustainable infrastructure. Plenty of pessimism too. Richard Anderson, president emeritus of the New York Building Congress, falls firmly...
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Portland General Electric’s Tucannon River Wind Farm was the first energy project in North America to receive the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure Envision Gold award,.
August 24, 2017

The whole “you’ll know it when you see it” concept really only goes so far when it comes to sustainable infrastructure. “You need some measure of what you mean by sustainability,” said...
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August 21, 2017

Liban Cris Battad Liban, D.Env., P.E., F.ASCE, an internationally recognized expert in the field of resource management,...
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