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September 16, 2014

Ted Belytschko, Ph.D., M.ASCE, a world-renowned computational mechanician whose innovative and fundamental contributions to solid mechanics have helped solve previously intractable engineering problems, passed away on September 15 at the age of 71. A Walter P….Read More >>

September 15, 2014

The Halley VI Antarctic Research Station is a finalist in the 2015 ASCE’s Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) award. Established in 1960, the OCEA Award recognizes a project that makes a significant contribution to both the…Read More >>

September 11, 2014

Stephen W. Balint, P.E., D.OE, M.ASCE, and Robert G. Traver, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.EWRI, F.ASCE, are the recipients of the William H. Wisely American Civil Engineer Award, which recognizes individuals or groups of individuals who…Read More >>

September 9, 2014

Elvidio Olavo Vidalito Bernardino Diniz, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE, ASCE Region 6 governor and principal engineer at Albuquerque, New Mexico–based EVD LLC, passed away on September 5 at the age of 68. A registered professional engineer with…Read More >>

September 8, 2014

Lt. Col. William Thomas Johnson Jr., USAF (Ret.), D.Eng., P.E., M.ASCE, a veteran of World War II, the Korean War, and Vietnam, who was involved in the construction of many of the prominent buildings in…Read More >>

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September 8, 2014

William E. Manz, P.E., F.ASCE, recently retired as a senior vice president of St. Louis, Missouri–headquartered William Tao & Associates, Consulting Engineers. Manz, who started his professional career as a steel detailer, attended Washington University and…Read More >>

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September 8, 2014

George P. Kelley, P.E., M.ASCE, is managing principal and CEO of Akron, Ohio–headquartered Langan Engineering and Environmental Services, Inc., and has been with the firm since it was formed in 1970. Langan, which employs over 850…Read More >>

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September 5, 2014

This is the second of a series about the five finalists for ASCE’s Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) awards. Established in 1960, the OCEA Award recognizes a project that makes a significant contribution to both the…Read More >>

September 3, 2014

This is the first of a series about the five finalists for ASCE’s Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) awards. Established in 1960, the OCEA Award recognizes a project that makes a significant contribution to both…Read More >>

September 3, 2014

Please join me in welcoming Tom Smith as our new executive director.Ai??A civil engineer by training, Tom has served as assistant executive director of ASCE since October 2004 and general counsel since January 1997, so…Read More >>