Press Releases

The Society's press releases range as widely as engineering itself. Here you'll find releases from August 2010 to today: another window into how ASME delivers on our global mission to improve the quality of life


December 2017

First 3D-printed Gas Turbine Blades: Siemens awarded by American Society of Mechanical Engineers

October 2017

ASME, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Recognizes Manufacturing Day

July 2017

ASME Launches Certification Program for Latest Y14.5 Standard

June 2017

Three American Inventors Take Home 1st in First Global Competition for Hardware with Social Purpose

Charla Wise Named President of The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME

Ten American Inventors Named Finalists in First Global Competition for Hardware with a Social Purpose

May 2017

Three African Inventors, Including One Kenyan, Take Home Grand Prize in First Global Competition for Hardware with a Social Purpose

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Three Indian Inventors Take Home Grand Prize in Global Hardware Competition

Eight Local Inventors Selected to Compete in Bengaluru April 27 in First Global Competition Seeking Hardware with a Social Purpose

Ohio University Dominates in Human Powered Vehicle Competition, Winning Four Awards at E-Fest sponsored by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME

Utah State University Wins Four Awards in Human Powered Vehicle Competition at E-Fests West sponsored by The American Society of Mechanical Society, ASME

South Dakota State University a Winner in Human Powered Vehicle Competition at E-Fest West sponsored by The American Society of Mechanical Society, ASME

South Dakota State a Top Performer in Human Powered Vehicle Competition, Winning Five Awards at E-Fest sponsored by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME

Cal State-Northridge Dazzles in Human Powered Vehicle Competition, Winning Six Awards at E-Fest sponsored by The American Society of Mechanical Society, ASME

Rose-Hulman Dazzles in Human Powered Vehicle Competition, Winning Five Awards at E-Fest sponsored by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME

ASME/SME Announce M. Eugene Merchant Medal Honoree

April 2017

Ten African Inventors Selected to Compete 25 May in Nairobi in First Global Competition for Hardware with a Social Purpose

Delhi Technological University Wows in Human Powered Vehicle Competition, Winning Four of Six First-Place Awards in the 1st ever E-Fest sponsored by The American Society of Mechanical Society, ASME

March 2017

Siemens partners with ASME to empower the next generation of digital engineering talent

February 2017

Liaison International, ASME and ASABE Collaborate to Streamline Graduate Admissions for Engineering Programs

First Global Competition for Hardware-Led Social Innovation Issues Call for Entries

December 2016

Marketing Executive Jeff Patterson Promoted To Chief Operating Officer At ASME

September 2016

Liverpool & Manchester Railway Named International Historic Civil and Mechanical Engineering Landmark

August 2016

Worthington Steam Pumps Named Historic Engineering Landmark

Dr. Dean L. Bartles To Work As Consultant At The American Society Of Mechanical Engineers, ASME

ASME Journal to Receive Impact Factor

May 2016

ASME Presents Ten Awards for Achievement in Petroleum Engineering

3D Systems’ First 3D Printer named Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark
by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME

March 2016

ASME Announces Staff Appointments

February 2016

Pratt & Whitney's First Engine Named Historic Engineering Landmark

ASME Announces Launch of New Bolting Specialist Qualification Program

January 2016

ASME Launches New Journal With Focus On Clean Energy

November 2015

Alice M. Agogino Honored by ASME for Furthering Engineering Design Education

October 2015

Aiche Joins Asme And Other Engineering Societies In Giving Tuesday Challenge On Dec. 1, 2015

Wiley and ASME Announce Co-Branding Agreement