Membership Appreciation Event:

10th Annual Member Appreciation Event

Electric Kart Racing, Pit Crew Challenge, Drinks and Appetizers – choose either or both activities, or just be a spectator!

Date: Thursday, August 15, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cost: FREE for members in good standing by August 9. If you’ve been considering joining ASHE, now is the perfect time to do so. Complete the Membership Application and submit in time to join us at race time.
Location: Octane Raceway,
Loop 101 & Indian Bend, 9119 E Talking Stick Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Note: This is a FREE event for ASHE members only. It is an event in appreciation of our members and you MUST be a member in good standing by August 9 to participate.


Upcoming Events

Octane Raceway logo10TH Annual ASHE Member Appreciation Event

Join us Thursday, August 15th from 6 pm – 8 pm at Octane Raceway for a great social event, FREE to ASHE members – just to say THANK YOU for supporting ASHE by being a member! In addition to the electric kart racing, drinks and appetizers, new this year is the Pit Crew Challenge: a tire changing exercise on an actual NASCAR with pneumatic air guns. Teams of 3-5 individuals will compete in the challenge. Each team must devise their own strategy, determine the role each person will play in the challenge, and then execute their plan.

View the event flyer.

If you have been on the fence about joining ASHE, now is the time to do it!

Friday, Sept. 13, 2019
2019 ASCE/ASHE Annual State Conference
Desert Willow Conference Center
4340 E. Cotton Center Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85040
View the flyer

Past Events

June 11, 2019Ryan Cannon, Project Manager, Sundt Construction, Inc. and Dan Casmer, PE, Sr. Resident Engineer, ADOT – Ina Rd Traffic Interchange CMAR Project Overview

May 23, 201910th Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament

May 14, 2019Eric Froberg, City Engineer - City of Phoenix – City Engineer Office Overview and Accelerated Pavement Maintenance Program

April 9, 2019Matt Bombace, Utility Group Modeler, Connect 202 Partners – Global Utility Locating and 3D Modeling for Space Planning and Utility Clash Analysis for Loop 202 (South Mountain Freeway)

March 12, 2019Scott Smith, CEO, Valley Metro – Anti-Light Rail Initiative – Get the Facts

Mission Statement:

The mission of the American Society of Highway Engineers is to provide a forum for members and partners of the highway industry to promote a safe, efficient and sustainable transportation system through education, innovation and fellowship.

With the numerous organizations bidding for your time and resources, this is what ASHE can offer you.

Networking with other transportation professionals through monthly Section meetings and other social events.

Opportunities for continuing education and professional development through participation in Section meetins, Regional seminars and the annual National Conference. ASHE is an ICET accredit organization so technical presentations made at ASHE functions and administered in accordance with ICET procedures earn continuing education units (CEUs) that are recognized worldwide. Some presentation topics include:

  • Special or unique projects in our area
  • Discussions about federal, state and local transportation programs and funding
  • Innovations in roadway/bridge design, construction and/or materials
  • Construction and contract law
  • Procurement procedures and DBE requirements
  • Pavement and geometric design issues
  • Drainage, erosion control and other environmental concerns
  • Transportation planning & traffic operations
  • Pedestrian and cyclist accommodations

Community Service through local Section activities such as Adopt-A-Highway, Habitat for Humanity house projects and other charity events.

Promotion of the highway industry through active advertisement and legislative lobbying.

Membership at the Member level no matter what your position is. ASHE recognizes that everyone plays an important role in the design, construction, maintenance and operation of a successful transportation system and we welcome everyone involved in the industry to be a member.