Society News

CECAR 6 conference in Jakarta concluded with a ceremonial flag handoff to ASCE President Gregory DiLoreto
September 27, 2013

The issue of sustainability took center stage at the 6th Civil Engineering Conference in the Asia Region (CECAR 6), where one of the conference’s keynote speakers, ASCE President Gregory E. DiLoreto, P.E., P.L.S., D.WRE, F.ASCE,…Read More >>

ASCE signs agreement of cooperation with Institute of Civil Engineers (Inidia).
September 27, 2013

Last November, the Indian government announced that it will spend approximately $1 trillion (US dollars) on infrastructure over the next 5 years, with about 40% coming from the private sector. While India is seen globally…Read More >>

September 20, 2013

ASCE has announced its five finalists for the 2014 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement award, honoring projects that best illustrate superior civil engineering skills and make significant contributions to civil engineering progress and society. The finalists…Read More >>

September 18, 2013

Enhancing engineering education, accreditation, and job creation in the Americas was the focus of a 1-day workshop organized by ASCE at the Pan American Federation of Engineering Societies (UPADI) Annual Meeting 2013 in Medellin, Columbia,…Read More >>

ASCE/EWRI organized a USA pavilion in France
September 11, 2013

The World Water Council’s Board of Governors recently appointed 2 distinguished ASCE/EWRI members to the highly influential World Water Forum Regional and Thematic Commissions. These appointments position ASCE/EWRI to participate in framing the key overarching…Read More >>

September 4, 2013

I would like to invite you to watch the lastest Insights podcast episode featuring ASCE Deputy Executive Director and General Counsel Thomas Smith III, CAE, M.ASCE. Tom strongly believes that it is the obligation of…Read More >>

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September 1, 2013

JOHN “JACK” W. MORRIS II Lt. Gen. JOHN “JACK” W. MORRIS II, P.E., F.ASCE, a West Point graduate and commander of the 18th Engineering Brigade during the Vietnam War who went on to become the…Read More >>

August 31, 2013

At the ASCE Board of Direction meeting in Traverse City, Michigan, July 12-13, the board approved a fiscal 2014 operating budget that provides funding for the Society’s 3 strategic initiatives – sustainability, infrastructure, and Raise…Read More >>

August 30, 2013

Chung Receives Kate Gleason Young Engineer of the Year Award CLEMENT CHUNG, P.E., M.ASCE, a project manager with the Rochester, New York, office of MRB Group, has received the Rochester Engineering Society’s Kate Gleason Young…Read More >>

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August 30, 2013

In a commitment to increase sustainability at the Society’s headquarters building in Reston, Virginia, the ASCE Foundation, the building’s owner, pursued the prestigious LEED Gold Certification rating, and on August 28, the U.S. Green Building…Read More >>