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May 1, 2017

Kancheepuram (Guna) N. Gunalan, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE., F.ASCE, vice president of alternative delivery at AECOM, and Robin A. Kemper, P.E., LEED AP, F.SEI, F.ASCE, a senior risk engineering consultant for Zurich Services Corp., are the

Awards WEB FEAT
May 25, 2017

ASCE presents nearly 100 Society awards every year, recognizing civil engineers who advance the profession either through achievement or published papers. The most recent Society awards are: • Amit Bhasin, Ph.D., A.M.ASCE; Mikhail V. Chester,…Read More >>

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May 24, 2017

The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure awarded the Envision Silver to the Phoenix, AZ, 27th Avenue Compost Facility. The facility is the first solid waste infrastructure project in the United States and the first project in…Read More >>

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May 24, 2017

This is a question I struggled with myself when I started out as a young civil engineer working in the field of land development. When you work in land development, there are many different aspects…Read More >>

Bob Wadell, P.E., F.ASCE
May 22, 2017

ASCE has been there to help Robert P. Wadell, P.E., F.ASCE. So it only seemed natural to him that he return the favor. And then some. Wadell recently made an extraordinary gift to the ASCE…Read More >>

Marshalltown Generating Station - Iowa (feature)
May 19, 2017

In Iowa, Alliant Energy’s Marshalltown Generating Station received the Envision Platinum award from the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure. The facility is the first in Iowa to earn an Envision sustainable infrastructure award. The Marshalltown Generating…Read More >>

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David Odeh
May 18, 2017

With spring graduation season in full swing, it’s a good time to take the temperature of the civil engineering job market. David Odeh, P.E., S.E., SECB, F.SEI, F.ASCE, is well-positioned for insights as principal at…Read More >>

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Save America's Infrastructure
May 26, 2017

On May 23, 2017, President Donald Trump released his budget request for Fiscal Year 2018, which follows the blueprint, or “skinny,” budget released in March 2017. The proposal cuts funding for all federal departments except the Department of Defense, Veterans Affairs, and Homeland Security. The agency with the largest percentage decrease in funding is the...

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May 15, 2017

The fifth annual Infrastructure Week is underway.  More than 100 events are being held around the country this week, with the goal of elevating infrastructure as a critical issue impacting all Americans. Things kicked off Monday morning with an event at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, featuring Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, Los Angeles Mayor Eric...

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May 10, 2017

For the first time in 30 years South Carolina will increase its gas tax.  With a resounding veto override South Carolina joins California, Indiana, Montana, and Tennessee as the 5th state to raise the gas tax in 2017 and 22nd state since 2013. The package was a few legislative sessions in the making and the...

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May 01, 2017

President Donald Trump gave the idea of raising the federal gas tax a boost today, saying in an interview with Bloomberg News that raising the tax to fund infrastructure is “something that I would certainly consider.” So far this Congress, Rep. Earl Blumenauer (OR-3) has introduced legislation to raise the federal gas tax, while fellow...

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