Doug Scott
Doug Scott

Doug Scott is associate editor of ASCE News and has over 24 years’ experience as a news reporter with the Associated Press, Washington Times, Mid-Atlantic Real Estate Journal and other publications. Throughout his career he has covered sports, community news, commercial real estate, healthcare, and all the major events of ASCE.

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Society News

February 19, 2015

Designing a futuristic city that incorporates a sustainable engineering system to help grow crops in urban settings to better feed the community earned 3 students from the Harding Middle School in...
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Technical Notes

February 19, 2015

ASCE is seeking members to serve on the 5 Technical Committees under the newly formed Infrastructure Resilience Division (IRD). The IRD’s charge is to develop a common approach toward advancing...
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Technical Notes

February 18, 2015

Yan Xiao, P.E., F.ASCE, is an internationally renowned scholar in structural engineering who has developed several types of transversely confined structural columns with significantly improved...
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Technical Notes

February 18, 2015

Joseph W. Tedesco, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, is the Elizabeth D. Rockwell Dean and a professor of civil engineering at the Cullen College of Engineering, in the University of Houston. His research...
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Society News

February 18, 2015

The Echo Park Lake Rehabilitation Project is a finalist in the 2015 ASCE’s Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) award. Established in 1960, the OCEA Award recognizes a project that...
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Society News

February 12, 2015

Five ASCE members, including Vermont Section President Bernard T. Gagnon, P.E., M.ASCE, testified in support of increased education requirements for the licensed civil engineer of the future during...
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Society News

February 12, 2015

The Colton Crossing Flyover is a finalist in the 2015 ASCE’s Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) award. Established in 1960, the OCEA Award recognizes a project that makes a...
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Society News

February 11, 2015

Kenneth Perret, P.E., F.ASCE, president of the Louisiana Good Roads and Transportation Association, has been awarded the Charles M. Kerr Award from the Louisiana Engineering Society for his...
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Society News

February 10, 2015

Jonathan D. Bray, Ph.D., F.ASCE, faculty chair in earthquake engineering excellence and professor of geotechnical engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, was elected to membership in...
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Society News

February 10, 2015

Derek Elsworth, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, professor of energy and geoenvironmental engineering at the Pennsylvania State University, was elected into membership in the National Academy of Engineering...
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