Society News

April 1, 2014

Dennis M. Kamber, P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, is honored by ASCE for developing and implementing innovative design solutions and for effective management of the infrastructure of complex design-build program and construction management projects. He demonstrates exemplary, creative engineering…Read More >>

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April 1, 2014

William H. Espey, Jr., Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, Dist.M.ASCE, is honored for his exemplary 50-year career as a researcher, consultant, educator, and mentor in the field of water resources engineering, having contributed notable advancements in urban watershed…Read More >>

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April 1, 2014

Jesus M. de la Garza, Ph.D., Dist.M.ASCE, NAC, is honored by ASCE for his contributions and leadership in construction education and research, which have improved infrastructure management and the use of information technology in construction. Vecellio…Read More >>

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April 1, 2014

Jean-Louis Briaud, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE., Dist.M.ASCE, is honored by ASCE for his varied and pioneering contributions in the field of geotechnical engineering and for his eminent leadership and international service to the geotechnical engineering profession….Read More >>

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April 1, 2014

Reidar Bjorhovde, Dr.-Ing., Ph.D., P.Eng., F.SEI, Dist.M.ASCE, is honored by ASCE for acknowledged eminence related to his research on the stability and reliability of steel columns and on classifying bolted and welded connections, and for…Read More >>

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April 1, 2014

Michael P. Walsh, P.E., F.ASCE, who has enjoyed a 35-year career as a civil engineer, an engineering manager, and who currently serves as a vice president of engineering in the air pollution control industry, was…Read More >>

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April 1, 2014

Michel C. Boufadel, Ph.D., P.E., P.Hydro., F.ASCE, who has investigated the Exxon Valdez oil spill, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, and the impact of Hurricane Sandy on the New Jersey shorelines using an engineering/ecosystem approach,…Read More >>

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March 28, 2014

With the increasing complexity of the world today, the rapid pace of change, and the globalization of the civil engineering profession, leadership and management competence are more important than ever for civil engineers. Recognizing this, ASCE…Read More >>

March 28, 2014

The ASCE Board of Direction met in Arlington, Virginia, March 21-22 and discussed several key Society initiatives important to the future of civil engineering. Among the significant items on the Board’s agenda were strategic dialogues with…Read More >>

March 24, 2014

At its annual Outstanding Projects and Leaders (OPAL) gala, held March 20 in Arlington, Virginia, at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel, ASCE paid tribute to 5 eminent engineers who have made a career out…Read More >>