Ben Walpole
Ben Walpole

Ben Walpole is associate editor for ASCE News, celebrating member achievements, updating members on Society news, and promoting civil engineering as a whole.

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Society News

February 3, 2016

Bonaparte While he certainly could be excused to take some well-deserved R&R at this point in his career, Rudolph...
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Society News

January 29, 2016

Every career is driven by a dream. It’s just that in civil engineering, those dreams tend to be a bit larger than in most professions. ASCE's Dream Big Contest is celebrating those big dreams,...
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Society News

January 28, 2016

Frangopol It started with a paper. It spawned a movement. Dan Frangopol took pride in “Life-Cycle Cost Design of...
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Sustainable Engineering

January 22, 2016

It’s not difficult to notice that Bill Wallace, ENV SP, M.ASCE, is a man of passion. Listen to him talk for two minutes about the importance of building sustainably in the modern world and it’s...
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Society News

January 21, 2016

Risk is a subjective in civil engineering. What some consider too much, others see as worth the potential reward. Traylor Bros. Inc. – and its co-president, Chris Traylor, M.ASCE – is...
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Society News

January 15, 2016

At ASCE's Sustainability Summit, the message was clear – the world needs civil engineers' help, and it needs it now. “I call them the holders of the keys,” said Ron Sims, former U.S....
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Society News

January 15, 2016

DiMaggio Officially speaking, Jerry DiMaggio, P.E., D.GE, M.ASCE, is retired. Two times over, actually. But in reality,...
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Society News

January 15, 2016

Safe to say the "Imagineers" of the Walt Disney Company know innovation when they see it. Now, thanks to the ASCE Innovation Contest, they might consider your great idea. The Innovation Contest...
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Society News

December 21, 2015

Erica Antoine is living the dream these days. She is a project engineer for Burns Engineering Inc. and by age 30 already has several major transportation projects in Philadelphia to her...
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Society News

December 16, 2015

The right idea, no matter how brilliant, means nothing until it gets in front of the right people. It’s all about finding and getting the attention of that audience, right? Well, consider the...
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