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June 16, 2017

Lisa M. Penna, P.E., F.ASCE, the president and CEO of AndersonPenna Partners Inc., who has more than 30 years of experience in public works engineering, project management, and construction management, has been named a Fellow…Read More >>

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June 16, 2017

Gary F. Goodheart, P.E., F.ASCE, a vice president and senior project leader with Patrick Engineering Inc., in Greater Chicago, has been named a Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction. Goodheart oversees the water resources…Read More >>

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June 16, 2017

Isidoro Arjona, P.E., PMP, F.ASCE, vice president and principal in charge of the Rio Grande Valley Region of Raba Kistner Consultants Inc., has been named a Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction. The region…Read More >>

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John Craig, left, worked for years to develop a national concrete canoe competition. He's pictured with his niece Tara and sister Chris. PHOTO: Chris and Gary Fossett
June 16, 2017

It’s all how he envisioned it would be. ASCE student teams from across the country – from across the world – will travel to the Colorado School of Mines this weekend. They’ll come in caravans…Read More >>

June 15, 2017

Asad Esmaeily, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, a professor of structural engineering at Kansas State University known for his long-term activity with and for ASCE, has been named a Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction. Esmaeily…Read More >>

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June 15, 2017

Dennis D. Lane, Ph.D., F.ASCE, the N.T. Veatch Distinguished Professor at the University of Kansas, has been elevated to the status of Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction. Lane has dedicated his professional career…Read More >>

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June 15, 2017

This week, ASCE publishes its signature standard, ASCE/SEI 7-16, Minimum Design Loads and Associated Criteria for Buildings and Other Structures. It is the first update to the essential resource in nearly seven years. “ASCE 7…Read More >>

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June 14, 2017

The 2017 ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition celebrates its 30th year when teams convene on the Colorado School of Mines this weekend in Golden, CO. Take a look back on three decades of history, fierce…Read More >>

Ed Thometz found his dream job as a bridge inspector.
June 9, 2017

Taka Kimura, P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE, is a lead bridge engineer for CH2M in Honolulu, HI. Active in ASCE, he is a member of the Structural Engineering Institute’s Public Relations Committee, for which he has written…Read More >>

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The Willow Run Tri-Level Bridges received the Historic Civil Engineering Landmark Award at the recent Lansing-Jackson Branch Awards Banquet. PHOTO: Therese Kline
June 9, 2017

The Michigan Section’s Lansing-Jackson Branch recently hosted its inaugural Awards Banquet and Scholarship Fundraising Event. The awards included: • Northern Concrete Pipe Inc. for the 40-Day Fix culvert-replacement work – Quality of Life Award •…Read More >>

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