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2019 ASCE Louisiana Section Spring Conference

ASCE Shreveport Branch is proud to host the 2019 Annual ASCE Louisiana Section Spring Conference on Thursday-Friday, April 25-26, 2019 at the Shreveport Convention Center.

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LASCE Calendar of Events

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Report Card

2017 Report Card for Louisiana's Infrastructure

April 2017

View the report card regarding Louisiana Infrastructure.

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Infrastructure Week Southeastern Summit

May 14-21, 2018

Thursday, May 17, 2018 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM CDT Port of New Orleans

ASCE is on the Steering Committee for Infrastructure Week (May 14-21) and there is a major event happening at the Port of New Orleans on May 17th.

Norma Jean will be one of the speakers.


President’s Message

December 2018

It is truly an honor to be elected as the President of the ASCE Louisiana Section for 2018-2019. The Louisiana Section was started in 1914 and currently serves...

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We now have a Facebook page!

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2017 Awards

2017-2018 ASCE Louisiana Section Awards

December 2018

View the recipients of this year's section awards.

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New, Special Offer to the Louisiana Section for ASCE Webinars

The Louisiana Section is excited to announce this opportunity for its members. When you take advantage of the ASCE Webinars and use promo code "WEBLASCE" the Louisiana Section will receive 20% of the gross revenue.

ASCE’s Live Webinars provide cost-effective training for large and small groups.

ASCE’s On-Demand Webinars provide real-world knowledge and convenient delivery to fit your demanding schedule.

honor examples of ingenious design
Robert W. Jacobsen, PE

About us

American Society of Civil Engineers Louisiana Section

ASCE Louisiana Section

The Louisiana Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers was founded in 1914 and has since been in continuous operation. The Section consists of the entire state of Louisiana and it is divided into four branches that directly serve its almost 2000 members. They are the Acadiana Branch centered in Lafayette, the Baton Rouge Branch, the New Orleans Branch and the Shreveport Branch.

ASCE National

Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 145,000 members of the civil engineering profession worldwide and is America's oldest national engineering society.

ASCE's Mission

Provide essential value to our members and partners, advance civil engineering, and serve the public good.

ASCE LA Documents & Organizations

Constitution, By-laws, and much more
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Transportation & Development (T&DI)
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Coasts, Ocean, Ports & Rivers Institute (COPRI)
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ASCE Government Relations Committee
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Region 5 National Board of Governance for ASCE
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Student Chapters & Handbook
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design seeks to actually BUILD SOMETHING

Employment opportunities

This space is available to post employment opportunities
as a benefit to the members of the Louisiana Section

Halff Associates, Inc.

General Civil Engineer EI

Halff Associates will have an open position for a General Civil Engineer EI in our Shreveport, Louisiana location. This position is for an experienced General Civil Engineer interested in working on Transportation, Land Development, and Public Works projects.
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Evans-Graves Engineers, Inc.

Civil/Site Engineer

Evans-Graves Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a civil engineer with 5-10 years experience to join the civil/site department in our Baton Rouge, LA office. This is an excellent career opportunity for a talented and motivated individual to join a team of outstanding professionals and a well established firm.
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Project Engineer – Structural

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.
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More than analysis, good design depends on the engineer’s experience.

Louisiana Civil Engineer

Journal of the Louisiana Section

Nedra S. Hains, Editor

we need to do more to cultivate
and champion the ingenious designers among us
Robert W. Jacobsen, PE

Louisiana Section Officers

2017 - 2018

Rudolph A. Simoneaux, III, P.E.


Beau Tate, P.E.

President Elect

Joe "Butch" Ford Jr., PE

Vice President

Tonja Koob Marking, PhD, PE


Malay Ghose Hajra, PhD, PE

Past President

Louisiana Section Directors

2017 - 2018

Nathan Junius, PE, PLS


Kirk Lowery, PE


William Cenac


Branch Director

Sarah Ollenburger, PE

Baton Rouge

Branch Director

Rob Delaune, PE

New Orleans

Branch Director

Marcus Taylor, PE


Branch Director

Andrew Woodroof

Assigned Branch Director

Brant Richard, PE

Assigned Branch Directors

Jared Veazey, PE

Assigned Branch Director

David Smith, PE

Assigned Branch Director

Ali M. Mustapha, P.E.

Region 5 Governor

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Baton Rouge, LA 70809-1433



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