Society News

April 16, 2013

As we have moved into the 21st century, a core value for many public agencies and civil engineering firms is to be good stewards of their clients’ resources through delivering sustainable planning and design solutions….Read More >>

April 12, 2013

Society Selects 2013 Class of Distinguished Members The following outstanding individuals have been elected by the Society’s Board of Direction as Distinguished Members of ASCE. With the exception of ASCE President, the status of Distinguished…Read More >>

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Photo of Robert D. Stevens and Mark W. Woodson
April 9, 2013

This summer, ASCE members will be casting votes that will affect the future of the civil engineering profession. Beginning June 15, the process begins for electing new ASCE national officers, including president-elect, region and at-large…Read More >>

April 5, 2013

When it comes to receiving news coverage nationwide of the 2013 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure, ASCE deserves an A+. The much anticipated release of the Report Card on March 19 was headline news in…Read More >>

April 4, 2013

The debut of ASCE’s 2013 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure, featuring a marginally improved D+ overall grade and calling for $1.6 trillion in additional investment through 2020 drew widespread interest and coverage from the news…Read More >>

April 3, 2013

I would like to thank each and every donor who contributed to the ASCE Foundationai??i??s success this year. Our generous and loyal supporters enable ASCE to continue a tradition of funding excellent programs that enrich…Read More >>

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James “Jim” Douglas
April 1, 2013

JAMES “JIM” DOUGLAS, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, past chair of ASCE’s Committee on Construction Equipment and Techniques and recipient of ASCE’s Thomas Fitch Rowland Prize in 1969 and Construction Management Award in 1975, passed away on…Read More >>

Rep. David McKinley of West Virginia, a civil engineer and Society member, is honored for achieving Fellow status by 2013 President-elect Randall Over
March 29, 2013

Two hundred ASCE members fanned out across Capitol Hill this month for the annual Legislative Fly-In with a strong message: Our nation’s infrastructure problems are solvable if we have strong leadership in Congress. The message…Read More >>

March 27, 2013

Robert D. Stevens, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, and Mark W. Woodson, P.E., L.S., F.ASCE, have been selected by the Board of Direction’s Nominating Committee as the two official nominees for the position of 2014 ASCE president-elect….Read More >>

Aerial view of the Alvarado Water Treatment Plant
March 21, 2013

The Alvarado Water Treatment Plant Ozone Upgrade and Expansion Project in San Diego, California, was named the winner of the 2013 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) Award at this year’s Outstanding Projects and Leaders (OPAL)…Read More >>