It’s rare to find a single flood control design facility which can provide numerous functions and meet multiple objectives. The Gobernadora Detention Basin, located in Southern Orange County, California, accomplishes just that. The innovative stormwater management multi-purpose basin is the very definition of integrated watershed planning with the intent to maximize water resources beneficial uses. On Thursday, December 4, 2014, attendees of the Orange County Environmental and Water Resources Institute (OC EWRI) Technical Luncheon were treated to an in depth and personal exploration of the proposed 30-acre Gobernadora Detention Basin.
The ASCE OC Board of Directors has added a new section to the Newsletter for 2015 - Career Center! If you're looking for a career opportunity, or know someone who is, check out this section for local companies that are hiring.
The Orange County Science & Engineering Fair (OCSEF) will be held at the Orange County Fairgrounds again this year in April. More volunteers are needed than ever before as OCSEF has associated with the Imaginology Fair. We are seeking volunteers daily from April 21st-26th (Tuesday-Sunday).
American Society of Civil Engineers, UCI chapter dedicated to enhancing members interests and perspectives in civil engineering through industry exposure and practical applications. Find out what is happening in the ASCE UCI student chapter.
Please join the Board of Directors in welcoming the newest members to ASCE OC! We look forward to getting to know you and hope to see you at an upcoming meeting.
March 19th, 2015
TOPIC- SF-Oakland Bay Bridge Dr. Brian Maroney, PE and Ms. Karen Wang, PE of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge New East Span Project are pleased to speak on the most exciting challenges and lessons learned through environmental type selection, design, construction, and into operations and maintenance as well as the current issues discovered during the final construction phase of the…
February 7th, 2015
With the changes to the PE, it is even more critical to pass the test the first time! All members of ASCE can receive up to a 20% discount! Sign up to take the PE Review Course and get use of your ASCE Membership benefits! We have teamed up with M.P. Review in Costa Mesa, CA to offer our members…
February 24th, 2015
4 days of engineering outreach events at City Hall to educate the community of the significance of engineering and celebrate with our fellow engineers the successes of our profession! ...................................................................................................................................... The event is cohosted with the City of LA, Councilmembers from Districts 1, 9, and 15, LADPW Commissioner Barbara Romero. Sponsorship opportunities vary from $100-$5000, and can include scholarship sponsorships.…
March 10th, 2015
Come out with the engineering professionals at ASCE OC YMF for the March General Meeting and Networking. Our general meeting provides a friendly, casual, and relaxed environment to grow your network and unwind after a long day. This is your opportunity to meet other members of the civil engineering community in various stages of their careers and in different disciplines.…
March 13th, 2015
Join ASCE OC YMF and OC GI-Institute for an insightful and adventurous boat tour of Port of Los Angeles. This boat tour will be given by Hugo Cisneros, Civil Engineer Associate at Port of Los Angeles. This comprehensive tour will provide a unique perspective of facilities, terminals and adjacent activities, with an up close view at the recently completed Downtown…
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