February 26, 2019

It would be foolish to think that one person, or even one profession, could alone solve the challenges of climate change and sustainability. Old thoughts die hard, though. “There’s a...
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February 13, 2019

It’s a telling character trait. Some people run away from problems. Others seek out problems so that they can help solve them. When it comes to climate change, Paul Lee falls definitively...
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November 8, 2018

For civil engineers climate change is more than a social obligation, it's a matter of business. As Terry Neimeyer, CEO of KCI Technologies, said at the 2018 ASCE Industry Leaders Forum, "In my own...
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October 25, 2018

Knowledge of sustainable development should be a key requirement for engineers, according to a joint statement of intent signed today by ASCE, the British-based Institution of Civil Engineers, and...
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October 2, 2018

The University Pointe Boulevard in Charlotte, NC, has been given an Envision Bronze award by the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure. This is the first project in the state of North Carolina to...
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September 28, 2018

The New Champlain Bridge Corridor (NCBC) project in Montréal, Québec, has received an Envision Platinum award from the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure. It is the first Envision-recognized...
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September 24, 2018

The Inner Loop East Transformation project, in Rochester, NY, has been given an Envision Silver award by the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure. The renovation is the first Envision-recognized...
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September 5, 2018

The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure has honored Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District’s Pumping Station 15 with an Envision Gold award. It’s the first Envision Gold award for...
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August 24, 2018

The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure awarded Alliant Energy’s Dubuque Solar Project with an Envision Platinum rating. The solar project is the first of its kind to receive Envision...
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August 4, 2018

The topics – sustainability, climate change, inclusion – are so big they demand a global conversation. The 2018 Global Engineering Congress will provide the venue. Slated for Oct. 20-26 in...
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