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February 19, 2014

This is the ninth in a series of profiles introducing ASCE’s New Faces of Civil Engineering 2014. One of the most rewarding experiences a young civil engineer can undertake is to be part of a…Read More >>

February 7, 2014

Three ASCE members are among the Top 25 Newsmakers of 2013 selected by the editors of Engineering News-Record. ENR chose the 25 individual engineers “for their innovations and achievements, for giving back to the industry and the public,…Read More >>

February 7, 2014

 This is the eighth profile of a series to introduce ASCE’s New Faces of Civil Engineering 2014. Part of what makes the job of a civil engineer so invigorating is that they can work on…Read More >>

February 5, 2014

This is the seventh profile of a series to introduce ASCE’s New Faces of Civil Engineering 2014. Transportation engineers design and operate highways, airports, railroads, and public transit. They aim to ensure the safe and…Read More >>

February 5, 2014

I would like to invite you to join me and other leaders in the civil engineering profession for our Outstanding Projects And Leaders (OPAL) Gala, to be held March 20 at the Renaissance Arlington Capital…Read More >>

In the seven-hour ASCE seminar entitled, Community Participation: Effective Stakeholder, participates discovered through the examination of 3 real case studies, that community involvement and participation not only helped get the project approved and constructed, but also made it a more successful and more attractive project than its initial intension. Photo credit: Doug Scott
January 31, 2014

“Engineers understand the physical processes involved in a project but they don’t necessarily understand social processes.” So explained Frank Blechman, a consultant/coach who served as the instructor for a unique seminar conducted by ASCE to help…Read More >>

January 30, 2014

This is the sixth profile of a series to introduce ASCE’s New Faces of Civil Engineering 2014. Geotechnical engineers evaluate the soil and other components of the earth to determine whether a particular project site…Read More >>

January 28, 2014

This is the fifth profile of a series to introduce ASCE’s New Faces of Civil Engineering 2014. A civil engineer’s career can take them into geomechanics research, which focuses on the development of mathematical models…Read More >>

January 23, 2014

 Glenn R. Bell, P.E., S.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE, has been with Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH) since 1975, starting as a design structural engineer and assuming his current role as CEO in 1995. Under Bell’s guidance as…Read More >>

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January 23, 2014

This is the fourth profile in a series to introduce ASCE’s New Faces of Civil Engineering 2014. Civil engineers are problem solvers who utilize sophisticated technologies to find solutions to the challenges facing society. Today,…Read More >>