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

Kimura 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...
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David Odeh
May 18, 2017

With spring graduation season in full swing, it’s a good time to take the temperature of the civil engineering job market. David Odeh, P.E., S.E., SECB, F.SEI, F.ASCE, is well-positioned for...
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February 10, 2017

Sezen Halil Sezen, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, a distinguished researcher and technical supporter in the field of structural...
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Bruce Ellingwood is the 2017 OPAL Award winner in education.
January 12, 2017

Bruce Ellingwood has a plaque hanging in the study of his Colorado home. On it are the signatures of 33 Ph.D. students whom he has advised and mentored. “I think it’s the most treasured...
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January 6, 2017

Gergis W. William, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, a senior structural engineer at AECOM who has 20 years of consulting and academic experience in structural analysis, design, testing, and condition assessment...
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December 12, 2016

Shmerykowsky ASCE has learned of the passing of Fellow John G. Shmerykowsky, P.E., F.ASCE, founding principal of...
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May 16, 2016

Mahamid Mustafa Mahamid, Ph.D., P.E., S.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE, a clinical associate professor at the University of Illinois at...
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Empire State Building, New York. By Lamb and Johnson
June 21, 2015

From the construction of the first steel framed high rise building in Chicago in 1885 to the Empire State Building in 1931, 10 towers held for some time the distinction as world’s tallest. Then it...
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January 1, 2015

Shh! Don't tell my clients, but I split my effort on about 35 projects in 2014. They've ranged in scope and complexity. Not a single one involved a stadium or a high rise - the types of structures my...
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