Who We Are
We are a collaborative, interdisciplinary group of faculty and students from the departments of civil & environmental,
geology & geological, mining, and mechanical engineering, as well as geophysics and computer science - all with a
collective interest in education and research in underground engineering.
Excellence and Innovation
By advancing knowledge, we have the ability to grow the industry. We are dedicated to advancing knowledge
through both fundamental research that leads to significant breakthroughs and through very applied research
that can help provide a solution for a specific tunneling project.
Give to UCT
Invest in the future of underground education. Our annual Industry Giving Program
provides support for all education-based Center activities including field trips, internships,
hands-on labs, student travel, weekly industry seminars and more.