The ASCE Metropolitan Section

The ASCE Metropolitan Section is the local section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) in the New York City metro area and consists of nine counties in New York State including the five boroughs of New York City (the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island), Nassau and Suffolk counties on Long Island, and Rockland and Westchester counties in the Lower Hudson Valley.

The Met Section is part of ASCE Region 1, the ASCE New York State Council, and is a founding member of the Metropolitan Engineering Societies Council. With over 5,000 members, the Met Section is one of the largest and most active ASCE sections in the United States. The ASCE Metropolitan Section was established on February 18, 1920.

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Centennial Reception and Awards Presentation
Thursday, February 27, 2020
06:30pm - 09:30pm

Welcome and Opening Remarks

100 Years of Engineering Evolution - A review of the amazing transformation of the region and the numerous engineering achievements that helped build this City, the Region, and our Section into what it is today.

Keynote Speaker

Rick Cotton, Executive Director, The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey

Awards Presentation

Schools, Design Firms and Construction Contractors that have been operating for the past 100 years and have contributed to building the region

Please see the event flyer for further details about the event.

Location: Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY

Contact: Gina Bundy at

Entry to the event includes access to the museum’s Timescapes Exhibition

ASCE Met Section Centennial Award Recipients
  • 1921 The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey
  • 1835 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • 1854 NYU Tandon School of Engineering
  • 1868 Columbia University, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
  • 1881 New York City College of Technology
  • 1892 Manhattan College
  • 1902 The Cooper Union
  • 1916 The City College of New York, Grove School of Engineering
  • 1885 WSP USA
  • 1887 Hardesty & Hanover
  • 1889 Lockwood, Kessler & Bartlett, Inc.
  • 1904 AECOM
  • 1910 Mueser Rutledge Consulting Engineers PLLC
  • 1912 STV
  • 1914 Greeley and Hansen
  • 1914 HNTB Corporation
  • 1915 Gannett Fleming
  • 1917 HDR
  • 1884 Kiewit
  • 1894 Tutor Perini Corporation
  • 1897 Skanska
  • 1899 E-J Electric Installation Co.
  • 1919 Weeks Marine, Inc.
  • 1920 Bancker Construction Corp.
  • 1921 ACEC New York
    March-May 2020
    Informative Historic Lecture and Writing Contest
    Four (4) School visits – Location TBD/Informative Historic Lecture and Writing Contest
    (Event flier to follow)
    Field Trip
    Field Trip – Manhattan Boat Tour
    (Details to follow)
    April 2020
    History & Heritage Committee Event
    History & Heritage Committee Event – Walking tour of historic civil engineering landmarks in Lower Manhattan
    (Event flier to follow)
    May 2020
    Field Trip
    (Details to follow)
    June 24th, 2020, Time: 6-10 pm
    Centennial Gala Dinner Dance
    Location: Gotham Hall
    (All members invited; Sponsorships available, Recognition Award Application available)
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