Spotlight: Save the Date! Tunneling Short Course Sept. 18-21, 2017

NEW! 2016-2017 Short Course Offerings for Industry Professionals:
Geotechnics for Trenchless ConstructionNov 1-4, 2016
Tunneling Fundamentals, Practice and InnovationsSept 18-21, 2017

Learn about careers in the underground construction and tunneling industry:
Tunneling, the Underground and the UCA
Engineering Careers in Tunnelling and Underground Space.

Get involved with the UCA Young Members:
UCA Young Members Website

Event Calendar: Seminars, Presentations and Short Courses

Seminar: Graduate student research talks
Learn about the research happening at the Center for Underground Construction and Tunneling from two PhD candidates | 12:00 p.m. | BE 108
Dr. Jamal Rostami, Hadden / Alacer Gold Endowed Chair, Department of Mining Engineering, Colorado School of Mines | 12:00 p.m. | BE 108
Matt L. Swinton, Senior Vice President and District Manager, Underground District, Kiewit | 12:00 p.m. | BE 108
Mike Lewis, CDOT, Big Dig | 12:00 p.m. | Location TBA
Short Course: Geotechnics for Trenchless Construction
For industry professionals | Colorado School of Mines campus, Golden, CO
Complete Seminar Series

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.

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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.

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Dig In!

Get involved with the Center for Underground Construction & Tunneling. There are opportunties for everyone, including current and prospective students, and members of industry.

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