Tag Archives: ASCE

ASCE, Pankow Foundation Encourage Structural Fire Safety

October 2, 2018

TMS Sustainability eNews September 30, 2018 The American Society of Civil Engineers' (ASCE) Structural Engineering Institute and the Charles Pankow Foundation have started a $230,000 research initiative to support structural engineering fire safety. The goal is to create guidelines for structural engineers in the US, and a final document could be completed in 2019. Read…
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David Biggs recognized with American Society of Civil Engineers Award

May 15, 2018

From NCMA's eNews May 10, 2018 David T. Biggs P.E., S.E., was named as the 2018 recipient of the Dennis L. Tewksbury Award of the Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). The award recognizes a member who has promoted the growth and visibility of SEI, established working relationships between…
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Daniel Zechmeister honored by ASCE with Life Member status

May 14, 2018

On Saturday, April 28, Daniel Zechmeister was honored at ASCE's 2018 Annual Meeting and Awards Presentation at the Belle Isle Boat House in Detroit. Daniel was presented with the American Society of Civil Engineers Life Member Status.  Life Member status is given to an individual who has made a lifetime commitment to ASCE and the…
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The Time is Right for Structural Engineers to Embrace Structural Fire Protection

May 5, 2018

SEI Member Update May 2018 For the past century, project stakeholders have tolerated a strikingly inefficient and amorphous system for protecting structures from uncontrolled fire. Also, structural engineers are often absent from the structural fire protection design process. However, due to recent advancements put forth by ASCE/SEI, now is a great time for structural engineers…
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