Timber Trouble?

In Response

Younger Members: Our Future Depends on You
The future of the Society depends on its younger members....

Trump Administration, House Seek Agency Cooperation on Key Issues
As the White House seeks to foster cooperation among federal agencies in the realm of environmental approvals for infrastructure projects, a bill advancing in the House aims to promote agency collaboration...

Next Step: Seek Out Challenges and Opportunities to Learn
Lisa Karwoski, P.E., LEED AP, a transportation engineer at Mott MacDonald, has found success by seeking challenges and opportunities to learn....

Higher Learning: Design in Reverse
Edward M. Segal, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, assistant professor in the Department of Engineering at Hofstra University, uses physical form-finding methods to teach students engineering design principles....

Aerial Tramway to Be Built for City’s 400th Anniversary

Pro Bono Solar Project Restores Power to Puerto Rican Shelters

Key Stretch of the Long Island Rail Road Will Receive Third Track

Wet Weather Treatment Station Will Reduce CSOs in King County, Washington

Interconnected Office Buildings to Complement Zhengzhou Shoreline

Army Corps to Widen, Deepen Channel in Port of Corpus Christi

A Remedy for Montreal’s Transportation Network

The Ethical Engineer: Contemporary Concepts & Cases, By Robert McGinn. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2018

Suburban Remix: Creating the Next Generation of Urban Places, Edited by Jason Beske and David Dixon. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2018

You Say to Brick: The Life of Louis Kahn, By Wendy Lesser. New York City: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017

Financial Decision-Making for Engineers, By Colin K. Drummond. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2018

Fast Forward: Supertall Timber
At 350 m tall, this supertower would be three times the height of the California Redwoods and boast a structural system that is 90 percent wood....

The Future Demands Engineering Experts
There is power in becoming a P.E., advancing your education, and seeking board certification....

Senate Water Resources Bill Emerges as Possible Contender for Passage This Year
Bipartisan water resources legislation recently introduced in the Senate could become one of the few major infrastructure bills to pass Congress this year....





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