C. Paul Scott

What is the Utility Engineering & Survey Institute (UESI)?

(Editor’s Note: This is the 8th in a series of articles addressing misperceptions that exist about Subsurface Utility Engineering.) My mother grew up in Rives, a small town of about 400 people near Reelfoot Lake in the northwestern part of Tennessee. There were many small towns like Rives in the early 20th century. It had …

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Is ASCE 38-02 Being Updated?

Time goes by so fast. Things change so fast. Think back 100 years to 1917. Automobiles, paved roads, telephones, electricity, clean water, and indoor plumbing were relatively new conveniences and very few people had access to them. Now we have all of them in abundance, plus airplanes, television, computers, air conditioning, refrigeration, spacecraft, internet, fiber …

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