Alabama’s Richard Woodruff, a Member for 79 Years, Dies at 103

One of ASCE’s longest tenured members has died, a professional who continued giving of his engineering abilities to projects in Alabama long after retirement. Richard Shaul Woodruff, who joined ASCE in 1937 as a student at the University of Alabama College of Engineering, died in Birmingham at the age of 103. He achieved ASCE Life Member status in 1978, before the oldest of today’s Younger … Continue reading Alabama’s Richard Woodruff, a Member for 79 Years, Dies at 103