Established in 1916, the ASCE Michigan Section is one of the largest and most active Sections maintaining over 2,500 members. There are 6 active Branches in Michigan including the Northwest, Western, Saginaw Valley, Southwest, Lansing/Jackson, and Southeast. Civil Engineers in Michigan are encouraged to join ASCE to develop leadership skills, enhance their knowledge of the latest technology and engineering practices, and to network with other civil engineering professionals.
Governor Whitmer Attends Michigan Infrastructure Conference
Governor Gretchen Whitmer addressed the audience at the 2019 Michigan Infrasture Conference on May 16. ASCE Michigan Section President Christopher Owen, PE, presented the Governor with a framed limited edition Mackinac Bridge print.
ASCE Michigan Weighs in on Dam Failures
ASCE Michigan Section President, Jacob Rushlow, PE, was interviewed on WXYZ and WDIV television stations regarding Michigan's failing dams and infrastructure as a whole. James Hegarty, another ASCE member, was also interviewed by the Detroit Free Press and NPR. Congratulations to the ASCE Michigan Section for being the go-to source in the wake of the mid-Michigan dam failures.
WXYZ video: https://www.wxyz.com/news/local-news/investigations/2-inspectors-regulate-1-059-michigan-dams--can-they-stop-another-failure
WDIV video: https://www.clickondetroit.com/news/2020/05/22/flashpoint-52420-michigans-neglected-and-dangerous-infrastructure-survivors-of-covid-19-on-battling-disease/