Articles

Main Speaker (November 2014)

Timothy H. McKay, P.E.Executive Vice President, Growth and Regional Development for Dallas Area Rapid Transit Timothy H. McKay, a professional engineer who graduated with a BSCE from Michigan Technological University began serving DART as a consultant in 1987. Mr. McKay directs the Growth and Regi...

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Meeting Sponsor (November 2014)

Hanson Pipe & Precast is the largest manufacturer of concrete drainage products in North America. Our ability to provide the best in construction products, smart engineering advice and complete support means you can expect the highest standards whenever you see the Hanson Pipe & Precast na...

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President's Message (November 2014)

Hi Fellow Members! Welcome to a new fiscal year with ASCE Dallas Branch! We have a great year ahead of us and I’m looking forward to serving you as Branch President. As mentioned in the last Branch luncheon meeting, there are 38 volunteers that serve the Branch as your officers and chairs to...

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Main Speaker - December 2014

Ron Patterson, Assistant City Manager - City of Frisco Topic: "Public-Private Partnership: Multi-Use Events Center, Dallas Cowboys Practice Facility and Headquarters – and more" Ron Patterson is an Assistant City Manager with the City of Frisco, Texas where he works in a collaborative envi...

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ASCE Dallas Education Resources Webpage

In partnership with AIA Dallas, ASCE Dallas is looking to become a greater resource to high school students (as well as their parents & teachers) interested in studying civil engineering in college. This effort will be primarily focused on gathering information from universities around the state...

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Future Cities Competition – Mentors Needed

The Future City Competition – a DiscoverE Program – is designed to inspire 6-8th grade students about engineering by challenging them to solve the real-world problems associated with building a livable city of the future. Hundreds of North Texas students will be working hard from October...

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Coppell Expo

On November 2nd, a group of ASCE-Dallas volunteers shared information about the Civil Engineering profession at the 7th Annual Engineering Expo at Coppell High School. Hundreds of North Texans, from elementary to high school students, attend the Expo to interact with industry professionals and unive...

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Girl Scouts Mentoring

In conjunction with the Girl Scouts of North East Texas, 5 ASCE-Dallas women are mentoring a group of 11 middle school girls in the Cookie Box Creation Competition. The team is tasked with designing and building a “Freshwater Aquatic Ecosystem” using only the iconic cookie boxes. From No...

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Nepris – Video Chatting With Students

Looking for a volunteering opportunity to inspire students in STEM, but can’t take much time off and travel to schools? Nepris is an online platform that connects students to industry professionals. First teachers submit topic requests, then you virtually connect with the classroom for interac...

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Daniel W. Mead Prize for Younger Members

This prize was established and endowed in 1939 by Daniel W. Mead, Past President and Honorary Member, ASCE. The paper must address professional ethics with respect to the following question or statement: An engineer's prime focus is safety of design, but safety concerns may sometimes be limited to...

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