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Call for Speakers - Alabama ASCE / APWA 2015 Summer Meeting PDF Print E-mail
Written by Robert Thompson   
Monday, 23 February 2015 23:09




Alabama Section ASCE and Alabama Chapter APWA

Summer Meeting 2015

July 27-29, Orange Beach, AL

The joint Alabama Section ASCE and Alabama Chapter APWA Summer Meeting returns to the Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach, Alabama on July 27-29, 2015.  Speakers are being sought to provide a full technical program.  Download the Call for Speakers at the link below and return as instructed to be considered for the program.


Information about the meeting will be posted to this website over the next couple of months, so make sure and check back frequently.  Email notices will go out when new information is available.

If you are not subscribed to the Alabama Section email list and want to receive updates and more information, sign up at this link.

We have plenty of opportunities available for companies to support the meeting and get great networking as Exhibitors and Sponsors.


Last Updated on Monday, 23 February 2015 23:15
Alabama Section ASCE 2015 Winter Meeting PDF Print E-mail
Written by Robert Thompson   
Monday, 12 January 2015 12:58

Registration is now open for the 2015 Alabama Section Winter Meeting in Tuscaloosa.  The meeting will be held at the Hotel Capstone on February 19, 2015.  The agenda includes speakers from state and local government, academia, and private industry on several civil engineering topics. The meeting agenda can be found here.  The full meeting brochure is linked below.

UPDATE! (2/17/15) - Parking Information, Program Updates.

UPDATE! (2/9/15) - Program Schedule Update, sponsor list update.

UPDATE! (2/2/15) - Click Here for updates on hotel, door prizes, and registration.

The agenda also includes a special keynote speaker, Mr. Richard (Dick) Burleson, P.E., Vice President of Neel-Schaffer, retired Major General in the U.S. Army Reserve, and a football official in the Southeastern Conference for 25 years that included serving as Chief Referee and President of the SEC. He officiated fifteen major bowl games, the SEC Championship game, and the National Championship Rose Bowl. He is now an SEC staff advisor on officiating and evaluates officials performance each Saturday from the SEC Command Center.  Mr. Burleson is a great speaker and always has keen insights on teamwork, leadership, and management.

Conference Sponsorships are still available for $150.  Download Sponsor information at the link below.

On-line registration is now open at http://bit.ly/ascewinterconference. Register by mail by downloading the registration form here or at the link below.

Overnight accommodations are available at the Hotel Capstone at the group rate of $120/night.  Ask for the ASCE Group Rate. Reservations should be made by January 20th as all reservations after this date will be subject to room availability.  Hotel information:

Hotel Capstone - 320 Paul Bryant Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 - 205-752-3200 - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

2015 Winter Meeting Brochure

2015 Winter Meeting Agenda

2015 Winter Meeting Registration Form

2015 Winter Meeting Sponsorship Form

For more information contact:

William Wheless, ASCE Tusc-Branch VP, 205-792-4586, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 February 2015 14:39
Save the Date - February 19, 2015 - Alabama Section Winter Meeting 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Robert Thompson   
Monday, 24 November 2014 14:41

The 2015 Winter Meeting of the Alabama Section ASCE will be Thursday, February 19, 2015 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.  The location will be the Hotel Capstone.  The Section Board of Directors will meet the evening of February 18th.  Details will be coming soon!

2014 Report Card for Alabama's Infrastructure PDF Print E-mail
Written by Jason Leggett   
Saturday, 15 November 2014 17:05

We are now looking for volunteers to help in assembling the 2014 Report Card for Alabama's Infrastructure.  There are 16 categories: Aviation, Bridges, Dams, Drinking Water, Energy, Hazardous Waste, Inland Waterways, Levees, Public Parks and Recreation, Rail, Roads, Schools, Solid Waste, Transit, Wastewater, and Ports.  For more information, please email Shelia Montgomery Mills at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

You can also see ASCE's 2013 report card at www.infrastructurereportcard.org.

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Last Updated on Saturday, 15 November 2014 17:57
Alabama DOT to host STGEC 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Robert Thompson   
Thursday, 07 August 2014 14:52

Alabama is proud to announce that we will be hosting the 45th Annual Southeastern Transportation Geotechnical Engineering Conference (STGEC) in Mobile, Alabama the week of October 27- 30, 2014. The conference will be held at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel. The venue is located along the scenic Mobile Bay.

The registration fee for the conference is $225.00 for registrations received by October 3, 2014. Registrations received after that date will be $275.00. The registration fee covers meals, welcome package, and field trip. On-site registration will be from 2:00-6:00 pm Monday afternoon, October 27th and 7:30 -10:30 am Tuesday morning, October 28th.  You can register online at http://stgec.org or download a form for mail-in.

Exhibit space will be available for up to 40 vendors. Each space will be an 8’x10’ booth. The cost of the booth will be $1200.00 and includes one conference registration fee. All associated cost including power, wireless internet, two chairs, pipe and drape, etc, is covered in the fee. Vendor setup will begin on Monday afternoon, October 27, 2014 with teardown set for Thursday morning, October 30, 2014.  Exhibit space can be reserved on line at http://stgec.org or a form can be downloaded for mail-in.

The program will begin with a golf tournament at Timbercreek Golf Club on Monday afternoon followed by a reception that evening. The conference will begin on Tuesday morning and continue through Thursday. A field trip is scheduled for Thursday afternoon.

The room cost at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel has been set at $119.00 per night. To register online with the hotel, please visit our website to access the link to the group rate. You may also call the hotel at 1 (800) 922-3298. If you call in, you will need to mention that you are with “STGEC”. The cutoff date for reserving a room at the set rate is Friday, October 3, 2014. There is a fee for parking of $14.00 per day for self parking or $19.00 per day for valet.


Last Updated on Thursday, 07 August 2014 15:19
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