November 8, 2013

Civil engineers in the 21st century will play a critical role in its planning, design, construction, operation, maintenance, systems, and networks in cities around the globe. As the world community...
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Pullman Palace Car Company Administration Building
October 22, 2013

Chicago owes its status among US cities to the railroad. In 1848, the first train chugged along five miles of track bringing two cars of wheat into town. At the time, Chicago had only about 14,000...
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August 23, 2013

Last weekend I volunteered (and the partook in) the Oak Park Micro Brew Review. Sixty brewers shared samples of their finest fermented fluids. The outdoor event shut down a half mile of village...
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July 25, 2013

ASCE’s efforts to promote sustainable infrastructure development achieved a significant milestone on July 24, when the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure presented the first-ever Envision...
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PHOTO: HDR
July 23, 2013

The William Jack Hernandez Sport Fish Hatchery in Anchorage, AK, received an Envision Gold award from the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure. The project is the first to earn an award using the...
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April 9, 2013

Learn more about Envision project verification and professional credentialing at ISI's official website. I recently learned of...
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March 5, 2013

This talented Modesto, Calif., Girl Scout troop won ASCE’s most innovative design award at the Future City finals. It was not...
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January 10, 2013

ASCE's 2013 Report Card is sure to make news in March. I hope your 2013 is off to a good start. It’s sure to be an interesting...
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December 21, 2012

Norman R. Augustine, Retired Chairman and CEO, Lockheed Martin Corporation Norm Augustine is retired Chairman and CEO of...
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November 5, 2012

The massive Sandy passes over the Northeast on Oct. 29 as seen in this radar image from Google Earth. Thanks for joining me on...
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