Society News

CSCE Past‐President Hudson Jackson, ASCE President‐Elect Kristina Swallow, and Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy at the recent CSCE awards ceremony. PHOTO: William Cunningham
July 7, 2017

The Connecticut Society of Civil Engineers Section recently held its 10th annual Achievement in Civil Engineering Awards ceremony, honoring planning, design, and construction achievements of the state’s civil engineers. ASCE 2017 President‐Elect Kristina Swallow joined…Read More >>

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ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith
July 7, 2017

The world needs innovative ideas to accommodate new technologies, increasing urbanization, climate change, and many decades of neglected infrastructure maintenance. But to get innovation off the ground, engineer innovators need funding. We were honored to…Read More >>

PIS WEB FEAT
June 30, 2017

It’s time for ASCE members to help chart the Society’s public policy course in the United States for the coming year. The 2018 Priority Issues Survey is now open for all members to complete. ASCE’s…Read More >>

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The 2017 Innovation Contest featured a Civil Engineering Shark Tank 101 panel discussion.
June 29, 2017

The brilliant minds behind this year’s ASCE Innovation Contest winners are now trying to solve their biggest challenge – how to win over investors. It’s a harsh reality, but having a brilliant breakthrough is only…Read More >>

Awards WEB FEAT
June 26, 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: • Ricardo Dobry, Sc.D., M.ASCE, and Tarek Abdoun,…Read More >>

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June 26, 2017

ASCE has honored Andrew S. Whittaker, Ph.D., P.E., S.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE, with the 2017 Stephen D. Bechtel Jr. Energy Award for significant contributions to the energy sector through promoting the safe design and operation of…Read More >>

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June 26, 2017

ASCE has honored Stephen J. Ressler, Ph.D., P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, with the 2017 John L. Parcel–Leif J. Sverdrup Civil Engineering Management Award for his profound and long-lasting contributions to the civil engineering profession. Ressler has displayed…Read More >>

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June 26, 2017

ASCE has honored Roger M. Millar Jr., P.E., F.ASCE, with the 2017 Outstanding Public Official Award for his sound, innovative application of engineering principles and ethics to transportation problems, with an emphasis on quality of…Read More >>

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June 26, 2017

ASCE has honored Ricardo Dobry, Sc.D., M.ASCE, and Tarek Abdoun, Ph.D., M.ASCE, with the 2017 Thomas A. Middlebrooks Award for their paper, “Cyclic Shear Strain Needed for Liquefaction Triggering and Assessment of Overburden Pressure Factor…Read More >>

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June 26, 2017

ASCE has honored Chris A. Gwaltney, P.E., M.ASCE, with the 2017 Edmund Friedman Professional Recognition Award for exemplary contributions to the status of the engineering profession, outstanding civil engineering accomplishments, and dedication to ethical practice….Read More >>

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