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December 6, 2018

Daniel Nichols’ garage is still standing. Granted, it smells strongly of salmon now. But it’s still standing. The magnitude-7.0 earthquake that shook Anchorage, AK, Nov. 30, did significant damage, make no mistake. One highway ramp…Read More >>

December 6, 2018

The calendar hasn’t turned yet, but the 2019 ASCE Board of Direction’s year is already off to a great start. Members of the Board gathered for a two-day retreat, Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 in…Read More >>

December 6, 2018

Franklin Sherkow, P.E., ENV SP, is an ASCE Fellow and Life Member, and former President of ASCE’s Oregon Section. He was on the civil engineering faculty at Oregon State University for six years before returning…Read More >>

December 4, 2018

Visualize life as an infinite circle of giving. Someone does something nice for you? Do something nice for someone else, and pay it forward. On today’s episode of ASCE Plot Points, we meet civil engineers…Read More >>

December 3, 2018

The Fargo-Moorhead Branch of the American Association of University Women held its third annual BrainSTEM event in collaboration with the North Dakota State University College of Engineering and Concordia College and was sponsored by Moore…Read More >>

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November 20, 2018

Doug Taylor, P.E., M.ASCE, Region 9 disaster preparedness chair, has been rallying ASCE members to help assess and tag structures in Paradise, CA, site of the deadliest and most destructive wildfires in California history. Taylor provided ASCE…Read More >>

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November 15, 2018

Ron Klemencic is having a good year. Engineering News-Record named him its 2018 Award of Excellence winner, followed by a cover feature highlighting Klemencic’s remarkable career of innovation and collaboration. Far from resting on his…Read More >>

November 15, 2018

What’s your inventive infrastructure idea? The ASCE Innovation Contest can help it become a reality. The fourth annual ASCE Innovation Contest is accepting submittals through March 4. Enter in any of five categories: • improvements…Read More >>

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November 14, 2018

As California continues to contend with the deadliest wildfires in the state’s history, Doug Taylor is rallying ASCE members to help. Taylor, P.E., M.ASCE, the ASCE Region 9 disaster preparedness chair, has worked year-round to…Read More >>

November 8, 2018

For civil engineers climate change is more than a social obligation, it’s a matter of business. As Terry Neimeyer, CEO of KCI Technologies, said at the 2018 ASCE Industry Leaders Forum, “In my own company,…Read More >>