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July 21, 2014

K. K. Kapila, P.E., F.ASCE, is chairman and managing director of the New Delhi, India–headquartered Intercontinental Consultants and Technocrats (ICT) Group Companies, a certified, multidisciplinary firm of international consultants providing comprehensive professional consultancy services for all…Read More >>

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July 21, 2014

Jeffrey C. Evans, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, is professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Bucknell University and specializes in the field of geotechnical engineering with a focus on environmental geotechnics. A member of…Read More >>

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July 18, 2014

At its meeting July 12-13, the ASCE Board of Direction endorsed a bold recommendation from the Industry Leaders Council aimed at reducing the life-cycle cost of infrastructure by 50% within 10 years. This “grand challenge” would demonstrate…Read More >>

July 15, 2014

On September 13, 2012, three historic bridges – the Broadway, Hawthorne, and Steel – that carried people across the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, for over a century were dedicated as ASCE local historical landmarks for…Read More >>

July 14, 2014

Robert B. Hamilton, P.E., PTOE, EXW, F.ASCE, recently retired as chairman/CEO of Gewalt Hamilton Associates, Inc., which he founded in 1981 along with Dave Gewalt. Under his leadership, the firm steadily grew from an initial staff…Read More >>

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July 14, 2014

Mark A. Tumeo, Ph.D., J.D., P.E., F.ASCE, is the dean of the College of Computing, Engineering and Construction and a Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of North Florida (UNF), and he has dedicated his…Read More >>

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July 7, 2014

Bahram M. Shahrooz, Ph.D., P.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE, is a professor of structural engineering at the University of Cincinnati (UC) who has served as a consultant on several projects dealing with the use of innovative concepts for…Read More >>

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July 7, 2014

Ayman Shama, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, director of Seismic Engineering for Ammann & Whitney Consulting Engineers in New York City, has over 30 years’ experience on seismic design and assessment of structures, with emphasis on cable-supported bridges….Read More >>

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July 7, 2014

ASCE Past President, Delon Hampton, Ph.D., P.E., Pres.00.ASCE, NAE, and founder, president, and CEO of Washington, D.C.–headquartered Delon Hampton and Associates, Chartered (DHA) has been named a 2014 Distinguished Alumnus of Tau Beta Pi, the Engineering Honor…Read More >>

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July 1, 2014

Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) announced the appointment of Forrest Masters, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, to the Florida Commission on Hurricane Loss Projection Methodology on June 20. The Commission was created during the 1995 Legislative Session by…Read More >>