American Society of Civil Engineers America’s Report Card American Society of Civil Engineers • Who they are: • Who listens to them: Criteria for Grades • A= • B= • C= • D= • F= Aviation D Why: Bridges Why: C Dams D Why: Powerlines? Why: D+ C- Why: D- Why: D Why: C+ Why: Why: Why: D D- Why: Why: Levees D- Rail Hazardous Waste Airports C- D Roads D Inland Waterways D- Dams D- School D Levees D Drinking H20 Solid Waste D- D- C+ Public Parks & Energy Transit Recreation D+ D C- Wastewater D- Rob :Put these in order from C+ to D- Questions to ask • 1) Why are roads, 3)Why are Damns and levees important to take care of? railroads, bridges, and 4) Why is having a robust airports important? energy infrastructure 2) Why is it important to important? take care of solid 5) Why is drinking water so important? waste, waste water, 6) What do these failing and hazardous grades mean for materials? businesses, national security, and the nation over all?
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