The Rhode Island Section of the ASCE has been supporting engineering practice, education, and policy-making across the state for nearly 100 years by:
- Hosting statewide networking events.
- Awarding over $2,000 in annual scholarships to outstanding Rhode Island engineering students.
- Organizing outreach events to help inspire the next generation of civil engineers.
- Advocating for effective policy at the state and local level.
New Officers Elected
New Section officers were elected in May to lead the Rhode Island Section for the 2018-2019 year. Meet the Board and find out how you can support the Section initiatives for the next year.
America's GPA: "D+"
Every four years, ASCE in its Infrastructure Report Card provides a comprehensive assessment of the nation's infrastructure. The report examines the condition and needs of 16 infrastructure categories and issues recommendations for addressing these needs. In the 2017 report, the nation received an overall grade of "D+." One key takeaway: Rhode Island came in last in nation for rate of structurally deficient bridges. Read the full 2017 Report