ASCE Mohawk-Hudson Section - Celebrating 75 Years of Excellence

About Us

Section LogoThe Mohawk-Hudson Section of The American Society of Civil Engineers was established in 1938.   In 1976 the Mid-Hudson Branch was established.  The Section serves ASCE members and their communities within twenty three New York State Counties.

The Mohawk-Hudson Section of ASCE Objectives:

  • Enhance the image of Civil Engineers through community service events and publicity
  • Improve communication with members through enhancements in our newsletter and website
  • Increase opportunities for continuing education through field trips and speakers

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About ASCE

The American Society of Civil Engineers Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 146,000 members of the civil engineering profession worldwide and is America's oldest national engineering society.

Leadership and Organization

For 2008-2009, the Society's Board of Direction is lead by President D. Wayne Klotz, P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE, Past President David G. Mongan, P.E., F.ASCE, and President-elect Blaine D. Leonard, P.E., F.ASCE. Executive Director Patrick J. Natale, P.E., F.ASCE, CAE, leads the Society's 250 staff members. ASCE's membership is organized into nearly 400 local affiliates, which include 87 Sections, 158 Branches and 130 Younger Member Groups.

Vision

Engineers as global leaders building a better quality of life

Mission

To provide essential value to our members, their careers, our partners, and the public, ASCE will:

  • Facilitate the advancement of technology
  • Encourage and provide the tools for lifelong learning
  • Promote professionalism and the profession
  • Develop and support civil engineer leaders
  • Advocate infrastructure and environmental stewardship.

Goals

  • Facilitate the advancement of technology to enhance quality, knowledge, competitiveness, sustainability, and environmental stewardship.
  • Encourage and provide the tools for lifelong learning to aid our members' continued growth throughout their careers.
  • Promote professionalism and the profession throughout society to enhance the stature of civil engineers and to influence public policy.
  • Develop and support civil engineer leaders to broaden our members' perspectives, enhance their career growth, and promote the public interest.
  • Advocate infrastructure and environmental stewardship to protect the public health and safety and improve the quality of life.

Latest News

  • The Carl A. Westerdahl Forum - Save the Date +

    Save the Date The Carl A. Westerdahl Forum Oct. 16, 2014 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Making the Connection: Rensselaer Graduates Who Built Bridges over the Hudson Join the Friends of the Folsom Library for the inaugural Carl A. Westerdahl Forum. Dr. Frank Griggs ’56, engineer, bridge restorer, and historian, will be Read More
  • Region 1 - ASCE 2014 Spring and Summer Continuing Education Seminars and Workshops +

    MEMORANDUM  TO:                  ASCE Region 1 Section and Branch Presidents, Newsletter Editors, Webmasters and Region Governors FROM:            Jackie Simon, Manager, Geographic Services DATE:             April 9, 2014 RE:                 Region 1 - ASCE 2014 Spring and Summer Continuing Education Seminars and Workshops Geographic Services is proud to announce the Continuing Education schedule of seminars and workshops for spring and Read More
  • Region 1 - ASCE 2014 Spring and Summer Continuing Education +

    ASCE National’s Geographic Services is proud to announce the Continuing Education Schedule of seminars and workshops for Spring/Summer 2013 scheduled in Region 1.  These seminars/workshops have been produced by ASCE’s Continuing Education Department. The new schedule has been placed under the Links tab on each Region website.   Read More
  • GeoWall 2014 Finalists Announced +

    By Bill Kitch Sixteen teams have qualified for for finals at Geo-Congress 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  This year's top qualifier, Cal State-Fullerton, is making their fifth appearance at the GeoWall finals. Their highest previous finish was 4th place. Will this be their year?  Last year winners, Cal Poly-Pomona, qualified in Read More
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