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...commitment to promoting her cultural heritage." Pusich is year's outstanding engineerThe Juneau branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers recently recognized Mark Pusich, firm principal and vice president of R&M Engineering in Juneau, as...
Group gives Alaska C-plus on bridges standards, APRN reported. Alaska has nearly 1,200 bridges, according to the report card from the American Society of Civil Engineers.The group's executive director, Patrick Natale, said Alaska gets a C-plus grade."It looks like...
Some bridge failures can't be avoided

...massive national database which classifies one in nine bridges as structurally deficient.Along with the American Society of Civil Engineers, who gave a C-plus rating to the nation's bridges in their annual report, these are the kind of experts...

...463-7150. Wednesday Sept. 12 ASCE and ASPE meeting, 12 p.m., Breakwater Inn. The Juneau Chapters of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the American Society of Professional Engineers will hold their first joint monthly meeting. Details...
My Turn: State uses misleading rhetoric in road debate

...not to mention other absent studies, will send this boondoggle to the $500 million mark in no time. The American Society of Civil Engineers Report Card for America's Infrastructure found that 33 percent of Alaska's roads are in poor condition...
Building balsa bridges, then breaking them

...bridge display including bridge photos from past contests will be set up. For the past nine years, the American Society of Civil Engineers has sponsored an annual Balsa Bridge building contest. The group is continuing this tradition by hosting...
Business Profile: Bill Pence

...Associates. Hildre has been with the firm since 1981 and was named Engineer of the Year in 1998 by the American Society of Civil Engineers. The firm was founded in the 1930s by Felix Toner, who came to Juneau as a mining engineer. Rod Nordling...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Tiffany Wells, a sophomore at Juneau-Douglas High School, wanted to simulate the atmosphere of Mars in an aquarium biosphere so she could try growing plants to see if that would fertilize the soil and add oxygen to the air.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Institute of Architects, Southeast Alaska Section; Alaska Society of Professional Engineers, Juneau Chapter; American Society of Civil Engineers, Juneau Chapter; Kennecott-Greens Creek Mining Company; Alaska Miners Association, Juneau Chapter...
Business Digest

...award is given annually by the Alaska Capital Engineer's, which comprises the Juneau chapters of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Alaska Society of Professional Engineers. Somerville is the vice president of the Anchorage-based...


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