Stormwater Circuit Rider Program
NDEP program implemented by RCI. Providing technical assistance at no cost to help communities and businesses comply with State and Federal stormwater regulations.
Kristin Roaldson, P.E. – Environmental Engineer – Resource Concepts Inc.
Continue reading November Luncheon 2015
It’s that time of year again where new officers can be nominated. Click the link below to download the form and return to Tonia Andree no later than September 11, 2015 to Secretary@AsceNVCapitalBranch.org or mail to:
ASCE Capital Branch
c/o Lumos & Associates
800 East College Parkway
Carson City, NV 89706
Download Nomination Form
Nevada Solar Nexus Program
“Started June 1, 2013, the Solar Nexus Project (for short) is a multifaceted five-year research project focusing on the nexus (or linkage between) solar energy generation and Nevada’s limited water resources and fragile environment”
Dr. Mary Cablk – Associate Professor – Desert Research Institute
Continue reading August Luncheon 2015
This is a 2-day training program designed to provide basic skills training for people who are interested in serving on DRTs (a.k.a. DRBs).
This training is required for the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) in order to qualify to be eligible to serve on DRTs.
Continue reading Dispute Resolution Team (DRT) Training
Advanced Hydrologic Modeling / Calibration in the reduction of Flood Plain Mapping
Jeff will be sharing the latest in advanced hydrologic modeling and calibration in the reduction of flood plain mapping.
Jeff House – Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
Continue reading June Luncheon 2015
V&T Reconstruction Project
Rebuilding the most famous short line railroad ever operated. “Of all the short line railways on the American frontier, none created more wealth for its immediate owners or evoked more reverence and nostalgia than the Virginia & Truckee Railroad. The steam locomotive trailed by bright yellow coaches crossing the sagebrush flats of Nevada was a sight difficult to forget.”
Gary C. Luce, P.E. – Geologist/ Geotechnical Engineer – Resource Concepts
Continue reading April Luncheon 2015
The final round for the 2015 ASCE West Point Bridge Competition has finished.
A big thank you goes out to the students (and all who encouraged and supported them), ASCE volunteers, Engineering Encounters, and the sponsors (Resource Concepts, Inc. (RCI), RO Anderson, Lumos Engineering and the ASCE Nevada Section) for making this all possible. See the results below:
Continue reading ASCE News 03-30-2015
The first round for the 2015 ASCE West Point Bridge Competition has finished and below are the winners from the schools that have competed and will receive $50:
|Silver State Charter School
|George Whittell High
There is still the final round for a chance to win even more.
Continue reading ASCE News 03-12-2015
Sub Surface Pipe Drainage Systems – Intro to Multi-Flow
“For over 20 years Varicore Technologies has been solving the worlds drainage problems with a unique pipe drainage system called Multi-Flow. With over 35 million feet of product installed world-wide, Multi-Flow can be found on Sports Stadiums, Wastewater Lagoons, Landfills, Airports, Roadways, Green roofs or wherever water management is necessary. For more information please visit: www.multi-flow.com“
Peter Juszczyk – Business Development Manager
Continue reading March Luncheon 2015
The ASCE Nevada Capital Branch will be hosting the annual local West Point Bridge Design Contest in Carson City, NV. The purpose of this event is to help make students more familiar and interested in engineering.
This contest involves designing the most cost-effective bridge that is capable of supporting a live load. Students design this bridge utilizing a free and downloadable software program. There is no cost to enter and students can participate on their own time. The local contest begins in February and ends Friday, March 6, 2015 at midnight. Winners from each school will receive cash prizes. The winner from each school will also move forward to a final round on Saturday, March 28, 2015 in Carson City. The final round will yield 3 winners.
Continue reading ASCE News 03-02-2015