March 5, 2020

It usually starts with a daydream. “What if instead of working for my boss, I was the boss? What if I was the one making all the decisions? Maybe I could start my own company.” For 99 percent...
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February 12, 2020

Luis Duque has made it all look easy – balancing his civil engineering career success with family (second baby on the way this summer) and community service. But don’t be fooled. It might appear...
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November 26, 2019

Margarita Kruyff is not a civil engineer. But she works with civil engineers every day in her job as the assistant director of the Environment and Sustainability Department for the City of Miami...
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May 3, 2019

In the early morning of June 14, 2017, a simple kitchen fire spread quickly across the Grenfell Tower, a 24-story residential building in West London, consuming the structure and killing 71...
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February 27, 2019

Dilip Khatri didn’t tell a soul. Not at first, anyway. It’s not that he wasn’t excited. It’s just that sometimes pursuing your dreams can be a little … “embarrassing,” Khatri says....
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April 11, 2018

Chen Suren Chen, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, an associate professor and the coordinator of the Structural Engineering and Structural...
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February 27, 2018

February marks the anniversary of the death of French structural engineer Jean-Rodolphe Perronet, renowned for his stone arch bridges, particularly the Pont De la Concord in Paris. Perronet advanced...
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February 26, 2018

Suarez Jorge Miguel Suarez, P.E., F.ASCE, an expert in the structural engineering of large public infrastructure project...
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February 26, 2018

Cannon Jerry A. Cannon, P.E., S.E., F.ASCE, a structural/civil engineer with 40-plus years of bridge-design experience, has...
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February 21, 2018

Jessica Chen probably isn’t going to talk to you about how good the Los Angeles Rams defensive line was last season. Truth be told, she doesn’t much care. She can, however, carry on a far more...
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