Society News

September 29, 2014

Jie Han, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, is a professor at Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering at the University of Kansas. Han’s research and practical experiences have dealt with geosynthetics, ground improvement, pile foundations, buried…Read More >>

September 29, 2014

Andrew “Andy” Kirk Phelps, P.E., F.ASCE, BCEE, is principal vice president and global manager of Operations for Bechtel Mining & Metals and has more than 35 years’ experience in civil and environmental projects. An eight-time…Read More >>

September 29, 2014

This is the fifth of a series about the five finalists for ASCE’s Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) awards. Established in 1960, the OCEA Award recognizes a project that makes a significant contribution to both…Read More >>

September 26, 2014

Daniel A. Cuoco, P.E., F.ASCE, former president and CEO of Thornton Tomasetti Inc., who led the World Trade Center structural engineering disaster response team in the assessment of buildings in the immediate collapse area following…Read More >>

September 26, 2014

Four Society members have been honored as recipients of ASCE awards for their dedicated service to the civil engineering profession. Donald H. Gray, M.ASCE, received the Ralph B. Peck Award for developing new methodologies, design…Read More >>

September 26, 2014

Donald A. Bruce, Ph.D., D.GE., M.ASCE, is the recipient of the Karl Terzaghi Lecture for his passion and insight in shaping the way we solve practical problems in the geodesign industry, and by expanding our…Read More >>

September 26, 2014

Gholamreza Mesri, Ph.D., M.ASCE, is the recipient of the Karl Terzaghi Award in recognition of his pioneering work on soil mechanics and soil behavior, including consolidation and settlement analyses, shear strengths for static and seismic…Read More >>

September 26, 2014

Peter K. Robertson, Ph.D., P.Eng., M.ASCE, is the recipient of the H. Bolton Seed Medal for internationally recognized contributions in the areas of geotechnical earthquake engineering, especially the use of in-situ tests related to soil…Read More >>

September 26, 2014

Donald H. Gray, M.ASCE, is the recipient of the Ralph B. Peck Award for developing new methodologies, design recommendations, and procedures for environmentally friendly biostabilization techniques, through the careful and comprehensive documenting of numerous case…Read More >>

September 22, 2014

This is the fourth of a series about the five finalists for ASCE’s Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) awards. Established in 1960, the OCEA Award recognizes a project that makes a significant contribution to both…Read More >>