Gaining Ground

by Ralph B. Peck, P.E., (Hon.M.ASCE), Prof. Emeritus; Univ. of Illinois, Chicago, IL,

Serial Information: Civil Engineering—ASCE, 1997, Vol. 67, Issue 12, Pg. 54-56

Document Type: Feature article


A giant of the profession looks back at his own career and talks about his concerns for the future of geotechnical engineering, which range from education and litigation to mergers and acquisition. The article is based on a speech given at the Geo-Institute's kickoff conference held in July 1997 in Logan, Utah.

Subject Headings: Geotechnical engineering | Engineering profession | Engineering education | Professional development | Litigation

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