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The Civil Engineering Podcast provides engineering career advice and success stories specifically for civil engineers. Civil engineers Anthony Fasano, PE and Christian Knutson, PE host the show and showcase civil engineering projects and professional

The Civil Engineering Podcast provides engineering career advice and success stories specifically for civil engineers. Civil engineers Anthony Fasano, PE and Christian Knutson, PE host the show and showcase civil engineering projects and professional

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NJ

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The Civil Engineering Podcast provides engineering career advice and success stories specifically for civil engineers. Civil engineers Anthony Fasano, PE and Christian Knutson, PE host the show and showcase civil engineering projects and professional

Language:

English


Episodes

TCEP 175: Future of Work in Engineering & Architecture 2021 Report

6/16/2021
In the episode that is part of our Civil Engineering Entrepreneurs series, I talk to Peter Atherton, P.E., President and Founder of ActionsProve, LLC, and author of Reversing Burnout, about the recently released Future of Work in Engineering & Architecture 2021 Report. The 2021 report was conducted by Actions Prove, in partnership with the Engineering […] The post TCEP 175: Future of Work in Engineering & Architecture 2021 Report appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:40:23

TCEP 174: How One Goal Helped This Engineer to Rise Above His Expectations

6/9/2021
In this episode of The Civil Engineering Podcast, I talk to Tramone Smith, P.E., BCEE, MSCE from WGK in Mississippi, about his path to partnership in his firm. Tramone is a really unique professional in that he had one goal only in his career, which had absolutely nothing to do with partnership or ownership in […] The post TCEP 174: How One Goal Helped This Engineer to Rise Above His Expectations appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:33:15

TCEP 173: How to Build a Vision-Driven Civil Engineering Company

5/26/2021
In this episode of The Civil Engineering Podcast, that is part of our Civil Engineering Entrepreneurs series, I talk to Rene Portieles II, P.E., the Chief Executive Officer of Epic Forensics & Engineering, Inc. about his journey of starting an engineering company and how today, they are building a vision-driven civil engineering company around one […] The post TCEP 173: How to Build a Vision-Driven Civil Engineering Company appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:32:16

TCEP 172: Intelligent Infrastructure: A New Vision for Civil Engineering Professionals

5/19/2021
In this episode, I talk to Dr. Luna Lu Ph.D., the ACPA Professor and Director of the Center for Intelligent Infrastructure at Purdue University, about intelligent infrastructure and how it can benefit civil engineers and the community. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Questions I Ask Dr. Luna Lu Ph.D.: Can you please provide […] The post TCEP 172: Intelligent Infrastructure: A New Vision for Civil Engineering Professionals appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:42:18

TCEP 171: Submerged Floating Tube Bridge (SFTBs) Explained

5/12/2021
In this episode of The Civil Engineering Podcast, I talk to Professor Malcolm Chrisp, who is the Head of the School of Energy, Infrastructure & Society, at Heriot-Watt University. Joining him today are five of his master’s level students who have been helping him explore a possible Celtic Crossing, a submerged floating tube bridge linking […] The post TCEP 171: Submerged Floating Tube Bridge (SFTBs) Explained appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:34:27

TCEP 170: Leading a Fast-Growing Civil Engineering Company in Today’s World

5/5/2021
In this episode of The Civil Engineering Podcast, I talk to Peter Moore, P.E., LEED AP, ENV SP, F.ASCE, President of Chen Moore and Associates, and official nominee for worldwide ASCE President-Elect in 2021 about his experience over the years being a leader at a very fast-growing civil engineering company. The interesting part about his […] The post TCEP 170: Leading a Fast-Growing Civil Engineering Company in Today’s World appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:47:19

TCEP 169: Civil Engineers Need To Lead the System of Systems

4/28/2021
In this episode of The Civil Engineering Podcast, I talk to Maria Lehman, P.E., F.ASCE, ENV SP, the Director of U.S. Infrastructure at GHD, and an official nominee for the worldwide ASCE President-Elect 2021. Maria will be talking about America’s infrastructure, the ASCE Report Card, the needs of the civil engineering profession, and how civil […] The post TCEP 169: Civil Engineers Need To Lead the System of Systems appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:44:31

TCEP 168: The Importance of Having a Vision-Driven Company (and Developing Your People)

4/21/2021
In this episode, the third in our Civil Engineering Entrepreneurs series, I talk to Jenny Snape, P.E., Managing Partner at Batture, LLC about building a vision-driven company with a social mission that does both profit and pro-bono work. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Questions I Ask Jenny: How did you end up joining […] The post TCEP 168: The Importance of Having a Vision-Driven Company (and Developing Your People) appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:30:51

TCEP 167: ASCE 2020 Report Card – West Virginia | Bridging the Gap for Young Civil Engineers

4/7/2021
In this episode of The Civil Engineering Podcast, I talk to Tabitha Lafferre, E.I., an Assistant Professor of Engineering Technology at Fairmont State University about how the ASCE 2020 Report Card for West Virginia’s Infrastructure was a way of connecting engineering students with experienced professionals. Joining Tabitha in the conversation is one of her students, […] The post TCEP 167: ASCE 2020 Report Card – West Virginia | Bridging the Gap for Young Civil Engineers appeared first on...

Duration:00:28:49

TCEP 166: Growing a Civil Engineering Firm: People Development Strategies

3/24/2021
In this episode, which is part of the Civil Engineering Entrepreneurs series, I talk to Brian Smith, P.E., civil engineer and founding partner of Urban Design Partners, about growing a civil engineering firm, but specifically around growing your people. Here Are Some of the Questions I Ask Brian: How does one go about learning how […] The post TCEP 166: Growing a Civil Engineering Firm: People Development Strategies appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:26:37

TCEP 165: Fostering Innovation on Major Infrastructure Projects

3/10/2021
In this episode, I talk to Milos Vasiljevic, PE, Program Manager at HDR, about fostering innovation on major infrastructure projects, and I mean mega projects. Milos has worked on some really interesting projects and will discuss some of the details and benefits of working on these megaprojects. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Questions […] The post TCEP 165: Fostering Innovation on Major Infrastructure Projects appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:35:29

TCEP 164: How to Effectively Measure Business Growth in Your Civil Engineering Firm

2/24/2021
In this episode, which is the first episode in our new Civil Engineering Entrepreneurs series, I talk to Gordon Greene, P.E., of Patel, Greene & Associates about how to effectively measure business growth and the use of standing operating procedures in the business world. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Questions I Ask Gordon: Why […] The post TCEP 164: How to Effectively Measure Business Growth in Your Civil Engineering Firm appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:44:07

TCEP 163: An Exclusive Look Into the Largest Construction Project in Virginia’s History

2/10/2021
In this episode, I talk to Douglas Frost, P.E., a Senior Vice President at Dewberry. Douglas currently serves as the Quality Assurance Manager for the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel Expansion, and in this episode I talk to him about this project, which is the largest construction project in Virginia’s history. He also talks about Dewberry’s involvement […] The post TCEP 163: An Exclusive Look Into the Largest Construction Project in Virginia’s History appeared first on Engineering Management...

Duration:00:43:21

TCEP 162: Women in Civil Engineering: How to Overcome Obstacles

1/27/2021
In this episode of The Civil Engineering Podcast, which is part of our Women in Civil Engineering series, I talk to Danielle Goudreau, a project manager at Collins Engineers, about how she found a cool niche to specialize in and what she is doing to build her expertise in the niche. She also talks about […] The post TCEP 162: Women in Civil Engineering: How to Overcome Obstacles appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:40:27

TCEP 161: Should I Go to Grad School or Apply for Civil Engineering Jobs?

1/13/2021
In this episode, I answer a question that I get from civil engineering students almost daily. Should they seek full-time employment immediately after completing their undergraduate studies or go to grad school and pursue a master’s degree? And I promise you, whether you are a student, a project manager, an owner, or a CEO, you […] The post TCEP 161: Should I Go to Grad School or Apply for Civil Engineering Jobs? appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:18:35

TECC 237: 9 Great Tips for Women in STEM: Navigating Career Challenges

1/5/2021
In this episode, I talk with Dr. Tamara Baynham, PhD, an electrical engineer and director of Clinical Research at EBT Medical, Inc., based in Toronto, about women in STEM. She provides nine great tips on how women in STEM can navigate career challenges with confidence. Engineering Quotes: Here Are 9 Tips for Women in STEM […] The post TECC 237: 9 Great Tips for Women in STEM: Navigating Career Challenges appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:26:16

TCEP 160: How a Civil Engineering Firm Can Maximize Employee Engagement

12/30/2020
In this episode, I talk to Jeff Peacock, P.E., the President and CEO at Parametrix Inc., about his career journey of becoming a CEO, leading a multidisciplinary civil engineering firm, and the benefits of having multi-disciplines under the same roof. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Questions I Ask Jeff: What are some of […] The post TCEP 160: How a Civil Engineering Firm Can Maximize Employee Engagement appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:49:06

TCEP 159: From Single Mom to Civil Engineer: A Journey to Success

12/16/2020
In this episode, I talk to Melody A. Gonzalez, E.I., a civil engineer at Black & Veatch about how she went from an immigrant single mom to civil engineer, and today is living the American dream. She also talks about work-life balance and the importance that mentors play in your civil engineering career. Engineering Quotes: […] The post TCEP 159: From Single Mom to Civil Engineer: A Journey to Success appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:33:54

TCEP 158: 2021 Infrastructure Report Card — ASCE Texas Section (and How You Can Get Involved)

12/2/2020
In this episode, I talk with three guests who are all heavily involved in the ASCE Texas 2021 Infrastructure Report Card. They are Patricia Frayre, P.E., founding principal of Frayre Engineering & Consulting, Griselda Gonzales, P.E., Principal Engineer at The Goodman Corporation, and Mark Boyd, Ph.D., PE, the principal engineer at LCA Environmental. They talk […] The post TCEP 158: 2021 Infrastructure Report Card — ASCE Texas Section (and How You Can Get Involved) appeared first on...

Duration:00:47:18

TCEP 157: From Draftsperson to the Deputy Secretary of the Highway Administration at PennDOT

11/18/2020
In this episode, I talk to Melissa J. Batula, P.E., the Deputy Secretary for Highway Administration at PennDOT, about her amazing career journey from starting in the private sector to now being responsible for overseeing all of the roadways in Pennsylvania as well as the 9,000 people who work for the DOT. Engineering Quotes: Here […] The post TCEP 157: From Draftsperson to the Deputy Secretary of the Highway Administration at PennDOT appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:49:44