CTR Director Bhat Wins ASCE Masters Award
Congratulations to CTR Director Chandra Bhat, recipient of the Frank M. Masters Transportation Engineering Award, a prestigious recognition from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Founded in 1852, ASCE is the nation’s oldest engineering society. The Masters award is given to an ASCE member who provides the best example of innovative or noteworthy planning, design, or construction of transportation facilities. ASCE presented the award to Dr. Bhat at the Industry Leadership Council Fall Meeting, which took place in New York City over November 4 and 5 this year. The Industry Leaders Council engages senior leaders from industry, academia, government, and non-governmental organizations to identify tactical actions for ASCE and the civil engineering profession. Membership on the ILC is by invitation only.