Welcome to the Northern Colorado Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers



Come enjoy some lawn games and take some time to connect with your peers in the ASCE Northern Colorado Branch!!  We will be having a Park Day, in person, April 24, 2021, from 2 to 4 pm.  It will be at Twin Silos Community Pavilion, 5552 Ziegler Road, Fort Collins, CO 80528.  Check your email for the link, or email lldenke@earthlink.net for more information.  

Twin Silos Community Pavilion

Twin Silos Community Pavilion, 5552 Ziegler Road, Fort Collins, CO 80528


On May 13, 2021,  Caleb Stock  from Tetratech will be speaking on  Sinkholes on Wyoming Abandoned Mine Lands . 

We are holding virtual meetings using Zoom to be consistent with guidance from ASCE.  ASCE is recommending virtual meetings until June 30, 2021 (recommendation as of March 10).    

The meetings are at noon.  Since we are not providing lunch, there will be no fee for the meetings. 

To join our mailing list, sign up at this link

We don’t have meetings from June through and including September, and we resume meeting in October.  We do have planning meetings during the summer:  contact Stephanie Cecil if you are interested in helping plan next year’s events!

Possible Topics for next year:

  • Diversity in the Workplace
  • Water Supply Tunnel Rehab Work in Poudre Canyon and Park City, Utah
  • Presentation from Giroux Great Projects Lecture Series - Paul Giroux - by Zoom

Previous Topics:

  • On March 11, 2021, Dr. Robert Ettema of Colorado State University (CSU) spoke on Scour Concerns for Historic Masonry Arch Bridges in Ireland and the UK. 
  • On February 11, 2021, Edward Stafford spoke on Future World Vision.  
  • On January 14, 2021, Jill Roth from Stantec spoke on "Design using Envision Sustainable Infrastructure Rating System" for a Wastewater Treatment Plant. 
  • On October 8 2020, Dylan Hoehn of Engineering Analytics presented on "St. Vrain River Restoration" following the 2013 floods.  
  • November 12, 2020 featured Peter Marxhausen speaking on "Engineering Ethics and Laws in Colorado."  

To join our mailing list for meeting invites, sign up at this link.  

YP Activities

Despite the pandemic, the Young Professionals Group is blazing ahead!  Their LinkedIn Group has announcements for their activities:   Northern Colorado Architecture, Construction, & Engineering Young Professionals Group. 

NCB and Other Societies' Activities

This list is a composite of upcoming activities. 

Date Speaker(s) Topic Organization Venue
April 24, 2021 Park Day Having Fun and playing games!! ASCE - NCB

Twin Silos Park, 5552 Ziegler Rd, Fort Collins

May 13, 2021 Caleb Stock Sinkholes on Wyoming Abandoned Mine Lands ASCE - NCB Zoom
May 22, 2021 Volunteer Day Rescue Mission, park clean-up, or Poudre River clean-up NoCo ACE YP TBD
June 22, 2021 Outdoor Happy Hour Outdoor Happy Hour NoCo ACE YP TBD
July, TBD Brewery Event Fundraiser for a local organization  NoCo ACE YP TBD


Opportunities to Serve

  1. The Northern Colorado Branch is looking for people who want to serve on the Executive Committee.  The Membership/Publicity Chair and Social Media Chair positions are open.  Please contact Stephanie Cecil if you are interested.         
  2. We are always interested in finding more speakers!  If you are interested in speaking, or if your facility would host a tour, contact Nathan Alburn. 

Social Media Pages!

Here are links to the social media pages for Northern Colorado Branch ASCE!  Find us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!  And look for the NoCo ACE Young Professionals on LinkedIn, and the CSU Student Section on their website!

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