Central Branch

ARTICLES

2019 Joint Engineers Luncheon

The 2019 Joint Engineers Luncheon was held at the North Little Rock Wyndham Hotel. Fellow engineers and guests from ASCE, Society of American Military Engineers, Little Rock Engineers Club,  National Society of Professional Engineers, and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers all attended this meeting. The guest speaker was Tab Townsell from Metroplan and spoke about how the Central Arkansas region is working to develop a more cohesive transportation system. The pictures below show the crowd while Mr. Tab Townsell was speaking. All the organizations involved did a wonderful job in making this years Joint Engineers Luncheon successful. 

 

2018 ASCE Conference

The 2018 ASCE Annual Conference was held in October in Cabot, AR. During the conference Brad Fureigh presented checks to the Universities in support of the student chapters and their ASCE functions. Like past years, $5,000 was donated to the student chapters.
During the conference the student chapters of the University of Arkansas, University of Arkansas Little Rock, and Arkansas State University presented on current activities they are involved in and the challenges each one faces. All chapters communicated noteworthy experiences that will assist in their future endeavors. The conference was a success for networking with fellow ASCE members. Details for the 2019 Conference will be released as soon as possible. We hope to have another successful year in ASCE.

ASCE Raised $5,000 for Children’s Miracle Network

American Society of Civil Engineers, Arkansas Section raises $5,000 for Arkansas Children’s.

The American Society of Civil Engineers, Arkansas Section, partner with Arkansas Federal Credit Union and they gather together annually for a fun evening of Bingo.  This year they raised $5,000 for Arkansas Children’s.  Thank you for your commitment to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow.  Let’s take this great success and continue making miracles happen!

The 2019 Bingo fundraiser will take place on November 1st at 7:00 p.m.  The location is  8918 Landers Road, North Little Rock, AR.  We hope you will join the fun!

The article above can be found at:

https://archildrens.childrensmiraclenetworkhospitals.org/america-society-of-civil-engineers-raises-5000-for-arkansas-childrens/

ASCE’s Multi-Region Leadership Conference (MRLC)

Members from ASCE’s Arkansas Section attended ASCE’s Multi-Region Leadership Conference (MRLC) for ASCE’s Regions 1, 2, 4, and 5. The conference was held in Orlando, Florida January 25-26, 2019. Conference goers attended workshops and sessions on leadership and had the opportunity to network with many of ASCE’s leaders. They also had opportunities to socialize with other conference goers including a tour of the Wekiva Parkway Section 6 construction site, and a trip to the Orlando Eye.

Pictured:

Megan Land, E.I. – Arkansas Younger Member Group Vice President

Caroline Fox, E.I. – Arkansas Central Branch President

Chris Corbitt, P.E., L.S.I.T. – Region 4 Governor, Arkansas Section

Mason Keeling – Arkansas State University Student Chapter Representative

Justus Sawyer – Arkansas State University Student Chapter Representative

 

Joint Engineers Luncheon

This years luncheon will return to the Wyndham Hotel in North Little Rock and TBD guest speaker.  Come join fellow engineers from ASCE, Society of American Military Engineers, Little Rock Engineers Club,  National Society of Professional Engineers, and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

RSVP to bfureigh@promusengineering.com by 18 February 2019.

Cost will be $15 per Member

Tickets

$15.00 ASCE members

$20.00 Guest ticket

To register, please click the link below:

2019 Joint Engineering Luncheon Registration

Central Branch

We meet once a month. – Generally on the last Wednesday of each month at various venues around central Arkansas. We usually skip October because of the Arkansas Section Annual Meeting and December due to the Holidays.

President

Caroline Olivia Fox, EI, A.M.ASCE
Michael Baker International
1400 W Markham Suite 204
Little Rock , AR 72201
(501) 244-1021

e-mail: carolineoliviafox@mac.com
Vice President
Mark Eliot Rickett, P.E., M.ASCE
Richburg Rickett Cons Engrs



e-mail: mrickett@sbcglobal.net
Treasurer
Hussam Suhail Saleem, EI, A.M.ASCE
Little Rock
(501)244-1022

e-mail: hussam.saleem@mbakerintl.com
Secretary
Bailey Carr, A.M.ASCE



e-mail: bailey.carr20@yahoo.com