February 13, 2019

Salvador Bentolila has traveled the world, engineering and implementing water solutions. But it was a trip to Kenya last summer that really drove home the importance of his work. “I had read...
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January 15, 2019

Skyscrapers, airports, bridges – you name it, civil engineers build it. The nation needs more civil engineers to lend their ingenuity and bring growing cities to life. The Bureau of Labor...
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September 6, 2018

Labor Day weekend around the United States brings with it the unofficial end of summer. Beach vacations are in the rearview. Cookout grills are stowed away. School is back in session. It feels...
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March 13, 2018

Weissman Samuel Weissman, a former senior vice president at Ammann & Whitney in New York whose work on major...
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February 22, 2018

Gluck Jerome S. Gluck, P.E., F.ASCE, an engineering manager with AECOM in New York whose significant achievements reflect...
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February 21, 2018

It was just after midnight. Guillermo Díaz-Fañas, 14 years old, awoke to a buzzing in his ears. He sat up and looked around. Surely, this was some kind of dream. The walls appeared to bend;...
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September 5, 2017

There is plenty of optimism surrounding the push for more sustainable infrastructure. Plenty of pessimism too. Richard Anderson, president emeritus of the New York Building Congress, falls firmly...
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July 10, 2017

Marcus Gary R. Marcus Jr., P.E., F.ASCE, a vice president and head of the Geotechnical Engineering Department at AKRF Inc.,...
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March 31, 2017

March marks the anniversary of the birth of Clifford Holland, the engineer who designed the 1.5-mile-long tunnel that bears his name, connecting New York City and Jersey City, NJ, under the Hudson...
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February 2, 2017

In today’s Times Square, it’s really more about the benches than the billboards. Opened just in time for the classic New Year’s Eve celebration, the New York City Department of...
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