Auburn civil engineering faculty member receives prestigious ASCE award

Published: Jan 6, 2009 2:14:37 PM
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Dan Brown

Dan Brown

Dan A. Brown, associate professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at Auburn University, has been selected to receive the 2009 Martin S. Kapp Foundation Engineering Award from the Geo-Institute Board of Governors of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Brown was chosen for his contributions to improvements in the design and quality of drilled shaft construction through research in testing and construction, as well as extensive consulting experience on large-scale foundation projects.

Brown will be recognized at the International Foundations Congress and Equipment Expo 2009 (IFCEE09), to be held in Orlando on March 16. IFCEE09 combines the 2009 annual meetings of the International Association of Foundation Drilling, the Geo-Institute of ASCE and the Pile Driving Contractors Association. At the event, Brown will be acknowledged with a plaque, certificate and cash award.