November 9, 2022

AGP and the Subcommittee on Technical Advancement are pleased to announce that Dr. Rodrigo Salgado, Ph.D, P.E., D.GE, F.ASCE is the recipient of the 2022 Richard R. Torrens Award for outstanding performance as editor of the Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering.

The Richard R. Torrens Award was created to honor the memory of Richard Torrens, who served the Publications Department for 17 years and was Manager of Professional and Technical Publications. 

The award is made in recognition of Torrens’ distinguished service and honors volunteer journal editors who have made outstanding contributions to the ASCE journals’ program.  Achievements in categories such as journal competitiveness, turnaround time, growth, and creativity and innovation shown by the editor are recognized among other measures of accomplishment.

AGP and the Subcommittee on Technical Advancement offers Dr. Rodrigo Salgado its sincere congratulations upon his receiving this award.