ASCE Oregon/SW WA is looking to put DVDs of the ASCE Dream Big movie in all schools in our section.
If you are interested in attending the Order of the Engineer ceremony, it will be held on Friday the 15th at 5:30 pm at Portland State. Ring orders due before Wednesday, May 23rd.
2018 ASCE Oregon Joint Geotechnical Group and General Section Dinner Meeting: Presentation: "Design and Construction of the Long Baseline Neutrino Facility"; Speakers: Mark Havekost, McMillen Jacobs and Joshua Yacknowitz, Arup
The PSU chapter had a highly successful performance at the regional conference this year. They won first place in three out of the four competitive events: the Mead Technical Paper Presentation, Environmental Water Filter Competition and Steel Bridge.
ASCE President Nick Hossley and Executive Chair Hannah Helwig led 42 students from OSU ASCE to the Pacific Northwest Student Conference at OIT in Klamath Falls, competing against 19 other universities.
Oregon State University ASCE Student Chapter has been awarded a 2018 Letter of Recognition for Community Service.
ASCE awarded the Oregon Institute of Technology Student Chapter the 2018 Richard J. Scranton Outstanding Community Service Award.
Secretary of Transportation Roger Millar was appointed by Governor Jay Inslee in August 2016. Millar oversees an agency of 6,800 employees, with responsibility for 18,600 lane miles of highway, 3294 bridges, general aviation airports, passenger- and freight-rail programs, and Washington State Ferries, the nation's largest ferry system.
UPRR is changing their flagging requirements. UPRR will be requiring the use of RailPros Field Services. With this ODOT has to make some modifications to our process.
We have been recognized consistently as one of the top chapters in the country. Recent ASCE recognition includes Certificate of Commendation 2015, Letters of Honorable Mention 2016 and 2017, Distinguished Chapter for Region 8 in 2014, and a recipient for the Richard J. Scranton Outstanding Community Service award in 2014 and a finalist in 2016.
Reservoir Operations in the Willamette Under Climate Change: Dams are critical, interdependent elements of society's water infrastructure. As that infrastructure ages and environmental values and laws change, the management and operations of dams and reservoirs are also changing.
Section president Allison Pyrch joined Stephanie Reid, City Engineer for Lincoln City, and Tim Gross, the Public Works Director for the City of Newport for podcast discussion on infrastructure and resilience on the Oregon Coast.