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March 21, 2019

The Midwest has been battered by the aftermath of last week’s “bomb cyclone” snowstorms. The resulting combination of fast-melting snow and additional rains has led to significant flooding across several states. Unfortunately, Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri,…Read More >>

March 20, 2019

Engineering News-Record magazine recognizes its Top 25 Newsmakers this week at the annual ENR Award of Excellence Gala. Each year, ASCE members feature prominently on the Newsmakers list, and this year is no exception. Here…Read More >>

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March 14, 2019

And the winner is … The 150 North Riverside project in Chicago earned the 2019 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award, announced Thursday night at ASCE’s 20th annual Outstanding Projects and Leaders (OPAL) Gala. The OCEA…Read More >>

March 14, 2019

Infrastructure when? Infrastructure now. ASCE members from all 50 states and Puerto Rico brought their message – and the #InfrastructureNow hashtag – to over 310 Members of Congress Wednesday afternoon, advocating for a variety of…Read More >>

March 12, 2019

ASCE members elected to Fellow status have made celebrated contributions and developed creative solutions that have enhanced lives. Just 3 percent of Society members hold this prestigious honor. The most recent members elevated to Fellow…Read More >>

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March 5, 2019

On Jan. 15, 2017, a 100-year-old “visual wound” was healed on a vacant lot in Chicago’s burgeoning West Loop. Magnusson Klemencic Associates (MKA), in collaboration with the design team, had successfully erected a 54-story office…Read More >>

March 5, 2019

John Barton, P.E., M.ASCE, serves as HNTB Corporation’s national DOT market sector leader and senior vice president. Barton’s experience includes nearly 30 years at the Texas Department of Transportation, including his most recent role as…Read More >>

February 27, 2019

Philadelphia Section Younger Member Forum board members Scott Cepietz, Jesse Gormley, Caroline Voigtsberger, and Joe Natale, along with nine other volunteers, partnered with Shawn Green from the Friends of Wissahickon to clean up a section of…Read More >>

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February 27, 2019

Dilip Khatri didn’t tell a soul. Not at first, anyway. It’s not that he wasn’t excited. It’s just that sometimes pursuing your dreams can be a little … “embarrassing,” Khatri says. “Yeah, it’s kind of…Read More >>

February 26, 2019

It would be foolish to think that one person, or even one profession, could alone solve the challenges of climate change and sustainability. Old thoughts die hard, though. “There’s a perception that engineers work in…Read More >>