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Civil Engineering 150th Anniversary Commemorative Edition

Civil Engineering 150th Anniversary

Civil Engineering 150th Anniversary Commemorative Edition

Celebrating the Greatest Profession

Edited by Anne Elizabeth Powell

2002 / 340 pp.

Soft Cover - In Stock
$18.00 List / $13.50ASCE Member
Stock No. 40660 / ISBN: 9780784406601

Special issue of Civil Engineering magazine, November/December 2002, vol. 72, no. 11/12, commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the founding of ASCE.

This commemorative edition of Civil Engineering magazine for the ASCE 150th Anniversary is filled with fascinating articles about the history and heritage of ASCE and civil engineering in America. It highlights 200 years of American civil engineering landmarks and the people who made them happen—from the Philadelphia Waterworks in 1822 to the ongoing Central Artery/Tunnel Project in Boston. The 150th Anniversary issue provides a vibrant record of significant achievements in urban planning and development, environmental, structural, geotechnical, transportation, and water resources engineering.

Special sections include:

  • profiles of ASCE's living past presidents;
  • a concise history of the founding of the Society and the turning points in its history;
  • the voices and views of seasoned professionals, young practitioners, and civil engineering students on a variety of topics; and
  • a look into the future of the civil engineering profession through the thought-provoking dialogue of a panel of distinguished civil engineers.