In the Spotlight: Careers in UC&T

NEW! 2016 Short Course Offerings for Industry Professionals:
Geotechnical & Structural Instrumentation, Monitoring, and Information Engineering
Underground Grouting and Ground Improvement
Tunneling Fundamentals, Practice, and Innovations

Attention Undergraduates: Summer Research Opportunities in Germany!
Automatic generation of a 3D FE model for Mechanized Tunneling
Parametric Study of Factors Affecting Face Stability in Shield Tunneling

Ph.D. Research Assistant Position Available! See Announcement Flyer

Learn more 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

Calendar: Seminars, Presentations and Short Courses

Tunneling Fundamentals, Practice, and Innovations
Annual Short Course for Industry Professionals
Metals Hall, 17th & Illinois, Golden, CO,
Underground Grouting and Ground Improvement
Annual Short Course for Industry Professionals
Metals Hall, 17th & Illinois, Golden, CO,
Geotechnical & Structural Instrumentation, Monitoring, and Information Engineering
Annual Short Course for Industry Professionals
Brown Building W280, 16th & Arapahoe, Golden, CO,
Applying 3D Geological Modeling to Infrastructure Design
Alan Keith Turner, Emeritus Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering, CSM
Brown Building W210, 17th & Illinois, Golden, CO, Noon-1pm MT
Rondout-West Branch Bypass Tunnel
Grant Millener, Project Control Manager & Ben Seling, Project Engineer, Kiewit
Brown Building W280, 17th & Illinois, Golden, CO, Noon-1pm MT
Bridges, Tunnels, and Life - The Real World of Heavy Civil Construction and Engineering
Michael Krulc - Project Manager, Underground Division, Traylor Bros. Inc.
Brown Building W210, 17th & Illinois, Golden, CO, Noon-1pm MT
3D Imaging and Its Critical Role in Underground Construction
Dr. Matt Lato - Senior Engineer at BGC Engineering Inc.
Brown Building W210, 17th & Illinois, Golden, CO, Noon-1pm MT
London Cross Rail Metro Project
Martin Knights - Senior V.P., Tunnels and Earth Engineering, CH2MHill
Brown Building W210, 17th & Illinois, Golden, CO, Noon-1pm MT
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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