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It's time to celebrate 45 years of Cal Poly Environmental Engineering.

ENVE Alumni Society and SENVE invite you to:

ENVE 45th Anniversary & Dr. Vigil Retirement Party
Sunday, May 25 at 5 p.m.


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Cal Poly’s concrete canoe took first place in design for the fifth year in a row at the National Concrete Canoe Competition held June 20-22 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Ill. The event, sponsored by the American Society of Civil Engineers, drew 23 collegiate teams from across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.


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Featured Projects

Paved roads and highways are an essential part of California‚Äôs massive infrastructure. Civil engineering professor Dr. Ashraf Rahim is working with the California Department of Transportation to evaluate the effectiveness of a common pavement rehabilitation approach known as the "crack, seat and overlay" method. » read more about Evaluation of the Crack, Seat and Overlay Method in California