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September 29, 2014

This is the fifth of a series about the five finalists for ASCE’s Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) awards. Established in 1960, the OCEA Award recognizes a project that makes a significant contribution to both

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Sustainable Engineering

October 1, 2014

The Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) of North Central Texas has earned an Envision Silver award for its Line J, Section 1 Pipeline project, a 2-mile, 108-inch diameter pipeline that delivers water to meet the growing future…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

October 1, 2014

The following is a statement from Randall (Randy) S. Over, P.E., F.ASCE, president of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), regarding the 21st anniversary of the last federal gas tax increase: “Today the federal…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

October 1, 2014

ASCE teamed with the Eno Center for Transportation to author Maximizing the Value of Investments Using Life Cycle Cost Analysis. The report, released yesterday at a Capitol Hill briefing, surveyed industry practitioners and policymakers on…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

September 30, 2014

Despite the majority of transportation industry practitioners’ agreement that the full cost of a project—including long-term operation and maintenance—should be considered in decision-making, only 48 percent of practitioners said their agencies could effectively predict future…Read More >>

The Emerging Engineer

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September 29, 2014

A few weeks ago I attended a meeting in downtown San Francisco. Of course I was pleased to participate in the meeting, but I was equally interested in visiting San Francisco for the first time….Read More >>

ASCE News

September 26, 2014

Four Society members have been honored as recipients of ASCE awards for their dedicated service to the civil engineering profession. Donald H. Gray, M.ASCE, received the Ralph B. Peck Award for developing new methodologies, design…Read More >>

The Emerging Engineer

September 25, 2014

Leading is a challenge for everyone.  Some seem to be born with the DNA to lead while others have to work at it.  At the Younger Member Leadership Symposium held Sept. 21-22 at ASCE’s northern…Read More >>

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Save America's Infrastructure

September 24, 2014

Advocate Profile: Marsia Geldert-Murphey, P.E., M.ASCE Marsia Geldert-Murphey, P.E., M. ASCE is the incoming chair of ASCE’s Public Policy Committee. As president and CEO of Sequoia Engineering & Environmental, Inc. she is responsible for overall…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

September 23, 2014

Last week, ASCE hosted state legislators from nine states at the Washington office as part of a Council of State Governments (CSG) Transportation Policy Academy. ASCE has been a regular sponsor of these forums that…Read More >>

ASCE News

San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge New East Span. Photo Credit: Barrie Rokeach
September 22, 2014

This is the fourth of a series about the five finalists for ASCE’s Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (OCEA) awards. Established in 1960, the OCEA Award recognizes a project that makes a significant contribution to both…Read More >>