News from the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering

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Recent News

UNM researchers install wireless sensors on Sandia Peak to collect data
June 18, 2019
On June 12, researchers from The University of New Mexico School of Engineering installed two wireless sensors on top of Sandia Peak in collaboration with Sandia Peak Tramway. Read More...

UNM transportation expert explains why more bikes equal safer roads for all
June 13, 2019
Contrary to conventional wisdom, cities where there are higher percentages of bicyclists are actually safer for all road users than cities where fewer citizens are biking, according to a study by a University of New Mexico researcher. Read More...

Student Presenters at the 16th Annual Rocky Mountain Student Conference
May 20, 2019
Six students from the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering and one student from Community and Regional Planning presented at the 16th Rocky Mountain Section American Water Works Association (RMSAWWA) and Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association (RMWEA) Joint Annual Student Conference in Boulder, Colorado on the 13th of May 2019. Read More...

Dana C. Wood Materials and Structures Lab has its grand opening
May 16, 2019
University officials, members of the Dana C. Wood family, students, faculty, and supporters of the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering gathered on May 13 at The University of New Mexico to dedicate the Dana C. Wood Materials and Structures Laboratory in the Centennial Engineering Center. Read More...

7 students awarded Eisenhower Transportation Fellowships
May 13, 2019
Seven University of New Mexico graduate students in three different academic departments have been awarded the Dwight D. Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Read More...

School of Engineering honors outstanding students, faculty and staff at annual event
May 8, 2019
The School of Engineering honored its outstanding students, faculty and staff at the 2019 Annual Awards ceremony on May 3rd. Read More...

Engineering team looks at using augmented reality to fix ailing infrastructure
April 29, 2019
Civil infrastructure in the United States is in serious disrepair. Read More...

Students earn honors in ASCE regional competition
April 24, 2019
On April 4th, twenty-seven UNM civil, construction, and environmental engineering students plus their faculty advisor traveled to Boulder, Colorado, to take part in the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Rocky Mountain Regional Competition. Read More...

Associated General Contractors of UNM News
April 22, 2019
The AGC student chapter took eight dedicated students to the 2019 ASC Competition in Sparks, Nevada. Read More...