PIANC USA

Archive News

Archive News

2016 News

In Remembrance: Bob Nichol
Full Story – posted 19 April 2016
In Remembrance: Orville Magoon
Full Story – posted 19 April 2016
US Young Professional Matthew McCarty Wins the De Paepe-Willems Award
Full Story – posted 19 April 2016
2015 Recap – A Message from the U.S. Section Secretariat
Full Story – posted 22 January 2016
Robert M. Engler, Ph.D. Student Travel Scholarship Announced at the Dredging 2015 Conference
Full Story | PDF (pdf, 115 KB) – posted 22 January 2016

2015 News

U.S. Commissioner Philip Wins Lifetime Achievement Award
Full Story | PDF (pdf, 148 KB) – posted 4 August 2015
PIANC USA Welcomes New President Major General Donald E. (Ed) Jackson Jr.
Full Story | PDF (pdf, 168 KB) – posted 3 August 2015
PIANC USA Appoints New Technical Commission Members
Full Story | PDF (pdf, 191 KB) – posted 27 July 2015
ASCE Honors Ed Schmeltz with Lifetime Achievement Award
Full Story – posted 21 April 2015
Ed Schmeltz Selected as new PIANC Vice-President
The U.S. section of PIANC nominated Edward Schmeltz, Co-Chairman of the PIANC International Co-operation Commission (CoCom) and PIANC USA Commissioner, to replace John Headland as the PIANC International Vice-President for the Western Hemisphere. In its meeting on February 5, 2015, the PIANC Executive Committee approved Schmeltz’s candidacy and felt that he could successfully combine his position as Co-Chairman of CoCom with his Vice-Presidency. The PIANC Council will forward his candidacy to the Annual General Assembly for ratification.
– posted 21 April 2015
In Remembrance: Robert M. Engler, Ph.D.
It is with great sadness and respect that we honor our PIANC USA Commissioner, Bob Engler, who passed away early this morning, March 5, 2015. In addition to his intellect and scientific expertise, he was a passionate leader, mentor, innovator, and friend. He will be greatly missed by the PIANC community world-wide, but he leaves behind a distinguished legacy….Full Story
– posted 5 March 2015

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