Society News

January 23, 2014

 Glenn R. Bell, P.E., S.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE, has been with Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH) since 1975, starting as a design structural engineer and assuming his current role as CEO in 1995. Under Bell’s guidance as…Read More >>

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January 23, 2014

This is the fourth profile in a series to introduce ASCE’s New Faces of Civil Engineering 2014. Civil engineers are problem solvers who utilize sophisticated technologies to find solutions to the challenges facing society. Today,…Read More >>

January 22, 2014

In recognition of his 30 years of service at the Engineer Research and Development Center’s Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (ERDC-CRREL) with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Senator Mark Begich (D-Alaska) paid tribute…Read More >>

January 22, 2014

David T. Biggs, P.E., S.E, Hon. TMS., F.SEI, F.ACI, Dist. M.ASCE, principal of Troy, New York-headquartered Biggs Consulting Engineering PLLC, was recently awarded the 2013 Paul Haller Structural Design Award from The Masonry Society. The…Read More >>

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January 22, 2014

As we move further into the 21st century, civil engineers continue to evolve to meet the challenges of the future, including access to clean water for a growing population, aging infrastructure that is need of repair and…Read More >>

January 17, 2014

This is the third in a series to introduce ASCE’s New Faces of Civil Engineering 2014. Today’s civil engineers confront the challenge of mixing creativity, science, and knowledge; something that not everyone can do. Today, read about Lanelle…Read More >>

January 16, 2014

William T. Weir, IV, P.E., M.ASCE, a Life Member of ASCE since 1986, and charter president of the Pennsylvania Society of Land Surveyors from 1969 to 1971, passed away on December 30 at the age of…Read More >>

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January 16, 2014

Adil Minoo Godiwalla, P.E., M.ASCE, an airport design expert, who for over 35 years was the assistant director at the City of Houston, Texas, passed away on December 16 at the age of 71. On…Read More >>

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January 14, 2014

This is the second in a series to introduce ASCE’s New Faces of Civil Engineering 2014. Among other things, civil engineers design and supervise large construction projects, including roads, buildings, airports, tunnels, dams, bridges, and systems…Read More >>

January 14, 2014

William “Bill” F. Blank, Sr., P.E., LS, F.ASCE, who founded the engineering firm Blank and Wesselink & Associates in 1965, where he served as president, CEO, and chairman emeritus, passed away on November 26 at…Read More >>

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