October 5, 2018

In September, the ASCE Pittsburgh Section marked its 100th anniversary. Since 1918, members have represented engineering and construction interests for communities throughout western...
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September 13, 2018

Robert B. Rhode, ASCE’s oldest active member, has died at the age of 104 in his hometown of Duluth, MN. Rhode, P.E., L.S., F.ASCE, leaves a legacy of civil engineering accomplishments both in...
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July 16, 2018

Often these days, much of the talk around your office water cooler probably centers on what you need to be adding to your Netflix queue (hint: the answer is Dream Big.) ASCE is here to help you...
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May 22, 2018

PHOTO: Dallas Branch With help from President-Elect Robin A. Kemper, P.E., LEED AP, F.SEI, F.ASCE, the Dallas Branch...
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May 2, 2018

Edward Stafford was born and raised in Colorado. He wouldn’t have it any other way. “I’ve always been in Colorado. I love Colorado,” said Stafford, P.E., PTOE, F.ASCE, a member of the...
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October 19, 2017

Submitted by Brad Williams The Alabama Section Montgomery Branch dedicated its October Branch meeting to recognizing the leadership and volunteerism of each of its former Branch...
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August 30, 2017

August marks the anniversary of the opening of the original span of the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway, northwest of New Orleans, LA. At 23.86 miles long, the Causeway is the world’s longest...
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Inset from Harper's Weekly illustration explaining Eads' jetties
July 28, 2017

July marks the anniversary of the certification of navigability for the Eads South Pass Navigation Works. The completion of the South Pass Navigation Works opened a channel at the mouth of the...
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July 25, 2017

Many ASCE members are making civil engineering history and heritage part of their vacation plans this summer. In celebration of the Visit ASCE Landmarks campaign, Society members have been posting...
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June 29, 2017

June celebrates the birth of Englishman John Smeaton, the first self-proclaimed civil engineer, often regarded as the “father of civil engineering.” Smeaton was born in Austhorpe, Leeds,...
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